Achmelvich Beach, Lochinver

4.8
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Achmelvich Beach, a small bay of fine white sand and turqouise water, sits nestled among the characteristic moorland and rocks of the northern highlands. Don't let the beach's Mediterranean appearance fool you, however, as the water stays cold and bracing even with the sun shining. Experience the waves on water skis or a windsurf board, or kayak along the rugged coastline. Fishermen will find the waters teem with fish, and hikers will find plenty of walks and climbs in the surrounding area. Nearby camping and caravan spots make a great base for a holiday in the area and provide basic amenities. Arrange to visit Achmelvich Beach and other attractions in Lochinver using our Lochinver trip itinerary planner.
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  • This beach is one of the most sensational beaches in UK if you are in search of soft, white sands, sheltered, tranquil, clear, green/blue waters, a gently sloping beach, peace and tranquility and...  more »
  • Fantastic beach which has all the facilities you need within walking distance. Pure white sand, secluded coves and lovely sea which when we visited was suitable for swimming. We had good weather...  more »

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