The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye, Isle of Skye

3.9
Waterfall · Water Body
Relax in the natural beauty of the The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye, so called because of their enchanting appearance. Walk around the area and admire the collection of clear-blue streams, waterfalls, and rock pools set amid the grandeur of the Cuillins. Brace yourself for a rather chilly swim or a paddle. If the weather permits a longer stay, bring along a picnic, but be sure to take your garbage away with you. Sensible footwear is recommended as the streams fill up quickly when it rains, making the surrounding area very wet and slippery. Go early for the best chance of securing one of the limited parking spaces. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye by using our Isle of Skye travel website.
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  • There were stacks of people there, but it is well worth it. There's a big car park close. Take your midgey net ! Lovely walk.  more »
  • They say this little walk is overrun by selfie takers during the summer but in November there were only a handful of visitors. Unlike the Fairy Glen, the Fairy Pools really do live up to the hype...  more »

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