Scotland

Mull of Kintyre to the Clyde

This beautiful chart features Mull of Kintyre to the Clyde, which can be appreciated from the chart’s complex coastline. This is a very detailed chart featuring many islands of the Scottish Hebrides. The main islands you can see are; Kintyre, Bute, Great Cumbrae,Gigha...

Isle of Skye

Isles of Skye’s coastline is a series of peninsulas and bays radiating from a centre dominated by the Cuillin hills, the rocky slopes of which provide some of the most dramatic mountain scenery in the country. The islands of Raasay, Rona, Scalpay and Pabay all lie to...

Orkney Islands

Orkney Islands, group of more than 70 islands and islets—only about 20 of which are inhabited—in Scotland, lying about 32 km north of the Scottish mainland, across the strait known as the Pentland Firth. It is 10km wide seaway between Brough Ness on the island of...

Sound of Jura & Islay

Jura is an island in the Inner Hebrides, adjacent to Islay. Compared with its fertile and more populous neighbour, Jura is mountainous, bare and is covered by vast areas of blanket bog.  Jura borders on the east at the Sound of Jura with the Kintyre Peninsula and...

Sound of Raasay, Isle of Skye

The Sound of Raasay is the sound between the islands of Raasay and Skye, two islands of the Inner Hebrides belonging to Inverness-shire. The Sound of Raasay is the deepest water in the United Kingdom Continental Shelf, descending to 1,062 feet, which exceeding the...

Sound of Sleat

The Sound of Sleat is a narrow sea channel off the western coast of Scotland. It divides the Sleat peninsula on the south-east side of the Isle of Skye from Morar, Knoydart and Glenelg on the Scottish mainland. The Sound extends in a south-south west direction from...

Sound of Mull Western Entrance

The Sound of Mull is the body of water that separates the island of Mull in Argyll and Bute from the Scottish mainland and stretches for a distance of about 27 km, with a maximum width of 5 km. The Sound of Mull separates the Inner Hebridean island of Mull from the...

Western Isles, Scotland

Western Isles, Gaelic Eilean Siar, council area of Scotland, in the Atlantic Ocean off the northwestern coast of the Scottish mainland, comprising the islands of the Outer Hebrides. The islands of the Outer Hebrides can be numbered in the hundreds, but of these there...