30 minutes | Sep 14, 2021

Road to the Isles

Ready to hit the road? Let's travel down the road from Fort William to Mallaig in the first episode of this season of Wild for Scotland!'Road to the Isles' is a story about the drive from Fort William on the northern shores of Loch Linnhe to Mallaig, a port town from where ferries leave for Skye, the Small Isles and the Outer Hebrides.The Road to the Isles is not exactly a hidden gem - it leads from Scotland's tallest mountains to the sandy beaches of the west coast. But most people drive it way too fast on their way to the ferry. In this episode, we'll take it slowly and explore what's left and right of the road, the best places to stop and the stories they tell.Only 42 miles- yet there is so much to do and see!After the story, I share with you my top 5 tips to make your journey on the Road to the Isles extra special.Are you ready? Great – let’s travel to Scotland!This episode is brought to you by Go Ape.Book now at www.goape.co.uk and use the code WILDSCOT to receive 10% all four Scottish Go Ape sites - Aberfoyle, Peebles, Aberdeen, Dalkeith (Edinburgh).See full T&Cs on wildforscotland.comSubscribe here to join the wait list for my Ready-Made Itinerary, launching soon!Access the transcript of this episode on wildforscotland.comSupport this show on Patreon and unlock bonus episodes.Check out my Scotland travel blog Watch Me See.Helpful LinksFollow my 'Best of Scotland Itinerary on watchmesee.comJoin the Wild for Scotland email list here.Stay at Lochview Guest House in Fort William or Scorrybreac Guest House in Glencoe.Book the Steam Train cruise with Crannog Cruise.CreditsWritten and hosted by Kathi Kamleitner. Produced and edited by Fran Turauskis. Cover Art illustrated by Lizzie Vaughan-Knight. All original music composed by Bruce Wallace. Support my show on Patreon See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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