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The Northern Highlands and the Western Isles Sights

Brightwater Visitor Centre

  • The Pier Map It
  • Kyleakin
  • Information Center

Updated 11/02/2013

Fodor's Review

Gavin Maxwell's much loved account of his work with otters on the island of Eilean Ban, off the coast of Skye at Kyleakin, is commemorated here. There's an exhibit illustrating his work and wildlife tours that promise otters, seals, and lots of birds. The center itself is actually on Skye, just over the bridge from the Kyle of Lochalsh.

Sight Information


The Pier, Kyleakin, Highland, IV41 8PL, Scotland

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Apr.–Oct., Mon.–Sat. 9–5, Sun. 10–4

Updated 11/02/2013


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