Beaches in Uig, Hebrides

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The beach guide has 3 beaches listed in and around the town of Uig. We have arranged these beaches in order of closest to the town first (distance in brackets).

  • Staffin Bay (5.9 miles)

    Staffin Bay © Elliott Simpson | BY-SA

    Staffin bay is on the northeast coast of the Trotternish peninsula on the beautiful Isle of Skye. The beach is surrounded by rugged scenery including the Quiraing Peak and amazing sea views. This sandy beach is ideal for families and is nice and sheltered with a sloping approach into the sea. The sand has…

  • An Corran Beach (6.7 miles)

    An Corran Beach © Richard Dorrell | BY-SA

    Just around the corner from Staffin Bay is the pleasant, but largely unremarkable little sandy beach of An Corran. Up until relatively recently the beach was largely overlooked, that was until 2002 when a discovery was made...

    Back then local dog walkers spotted some tracks in the rocks. These turned out to be dinosaur footprints dating…

  • Coral Beach (12 miles)

    Coral Beach © John Allan | BY-SA

    Coral Beach (or Coral Beaches) is situated in the north of the Isle of Skye by the small crofting community of Claigan, which is a few miles along a single track lanefrom the village of Dunvegan.

    The name conjures up images of a tropical beach and on the right day the view won't disappoint,…

Uig beaches map

Map featuring Uig beaches. Click on pins to view beach details