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A superb drive.

This is a superb drive and, because it is on a minor road, many tourists seem to avoid it and it is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
johnhouston2
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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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Superb views from this Alpine style road. The climb is steep, but the rewards are high. Stop at the... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
bobandlol
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3 weeks ago
“A superb drive.”
3 days ago
“Well worth travelling this historic route on the old road to Skye!”
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This road is steep, twisty and an exciting one to drive. You gain height quickly and its worth stopping off at the view point and look over Loch Duich and the surrounding mountains. Great route to Glenelg and Arnisdale which are well worth a visit...More

Thank Kelvin T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a superb drive and, because it is on a minor road, many tourists seem to avoid it and it is usually very quiet. There are some very scenic stopping points en-route, and if you have time I would suggest that you continue past...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Superb views from this Alpine style road. The climb is steep, but the rewards are high. Stop at the car park for a bird's eye view of Loch Duich

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Reviewed 4 June 2016

One of the most scenic parts of Scotland, very remote, tiny roads with occasional passing places! And the tiny ferry to Skye, and a high chance of seeing a sea eagle.

Thank john m
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Take your time travelling from Ratagan to Glenelg along the steep and winding old military road. Stop at many of the passing places and get out of your car for a look over the loch and mountains beyond. It seems each one is better than...More

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