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Shetland - Explore the majestic charm of Shetland Island


Shetland Island, comforts just 3000 miles north of Edinburgh with 1697 miles of coastline and a group of one hundred islands, making it worth a visit. Everything is so gorgeous here that you will love it any day, from the landscape to the outdoors everything adds to the charm of Shetland Island. Located magnificently half-way between London and Artic circle, you have many reasons to come here.

Shetland not only attracts tourists and travelers from across the world, but the pristine island and scenic surroundings, has influenced natural lovers and hill walkers from all across the world. Perfect setting for short breaks, weekends and honeymoons, you will be spoilt of choices here. The archaeology of Shetland has wooed many with spectacular sea cliffs, wild flowers, arts and crafts and plenty of activities to try out any time of the year. In short this place has got it all, for being a perfect place to visit, from its island to mainland, you have something unique and different here.

Outdoor activities in Shetland Island:

  • Canoeing

  • Sailing

  • Fishing

  • Diving

With more and more tourist influx there is a mix of activities both in the island and in the mainland in Shetland Island. The mainland remains more buzzing, with an impressive lifestyle and lively culture. The prefect time to visit this remote Shetland Island is in the Summers.

How to reach Shetland Island :

By Sea – Northlink Ferries do provide daily transport facility for passengers and vehicles between Lerwick and Aberdeen. It also connects Kirkwall in Orkney.

By air – Loganair provides air service to the mainland, it operates from Sumburgh Airport located just 30 miles south of Lerwick. Flights also operates to Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness and Kirkwall. Along with Loganair, Atlantic Airways too provides air services.


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