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Loch Kishorn, Applecross, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The first time I have been to Scotland riding and someone told me to do this route as it one of the best riding roads in the UK; I was not disappointed! Breath taking and put a big grin on my face for days!

Thank phantomlad
Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing road set if impressive scenery. The car park at the top has excellent views over the Minch towards Skye and the Cuillin Ridge. Can also be used to walk in to the Corbetts of Sgurr a Chaorachain, or Beinn Bhan. A must stop...More

Thank NiallInTheHills
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are confident at driving on single track and steep roads you will find this a tremendous drive. The views are amazing and spectacular. If you are a nervous driver especially on challenging roads then avoid! Find someone who likes driving on such roads...More

Thank Dannykimweed
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have just come up Bealach Na Ba. I was going uphill when I noticed a white van with red lettering forcing its way downhill and forcing other cars to pull in. I sounded my horn to let them know I was approaching but they...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely road but you need your wits about you. My mum needed a Gaelic coffee afterwards to settle nerves

Thank emma h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved all the views, new sights round every corner, lots of passing places so no worries if traffic came the other way, worth driving for the experience

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Started our Journey from Plockton to Applecross and went via The Bealach Na Ba. This is the most fantastic, scenic and wonderful driving experience I've ever had. Single track, hairpin bends, and has passing places by the dozen. If you plan to photograph from everywhere...More

Thank JTW7759
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove the loop from Torridon over the high road, and around the low coast road returning. The weather was fair and the land and seascape scenery was amazing. Lunch at Applecross Inn on the picnic tables overlooking the water was lovely.

Thank Derek_L415
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly scary as some parts are extremely narrow! (I’m a wimp!) One part had traffic cones beside a crumbling edge. The road was closed overnight in June so that the MOD could lay a second broadband power line for NATO. They could have done some...More

Thank Heyhey49de
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At only 626m, it's not the highest road in the UK, it's not even the highest road in Scotand, it's the third - the highest public road in the UK is the A93 Cairnwell,(670m) in the Cairngorms with the A939 Lecht (644m) in second -...More

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paulvlovell
11 January 2017|
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Response from Karmahay | Reviewed this property |
Sheildaig is lovely and has a good pub and restaurant. Applecross is lovely too but I think its not a good base, unless you like the hairy drive on a regular basis! We stayed in a lodge in Achintraid, just outside of Kishorn... More
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scouseg
5 November 2016|
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Response from Andy F | Reviewed this property |
The only thing I can suggest is to do it twice and make up your own mind. It is fantastic both ways. Sorry I can't be anymore helpful
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BigBlueBertha
27 June 2016|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't know enough about sizes of camper vans . I would advise you to contact either the applecross inn or the caravan site , as they will be very helpfull.onsaying that the coast road is also awesome and also mostly... More
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