Discover the North Coast 500 with this comprehensive, entertaining, 'tell it like it is' Rough Guide, packed with exhaustive practical information and our experts' honest independent recommendations.
Whether you plan to take a photo with the John O' Groats sign or visit the fishing town of Ullapool, The Rough Guide to the North coast 500 will show you theperfect places to explore, sleep, eat, drink and shop along the way.
Detailed regional coverage: provides in-depth practical information for every step of every kind of trip, from intrepid off-the-beaten-track adventures, to chilled-outbreaks in popular tourist areas. Regions covered include: Black Isle, Thurso and Lochinver.
Honest independent reviews: written with Rough Guides' trademark blend of humour, honesty and expertise, and recommendations you can truly trust, our writers will help you get the most from your trip along the North Coast 500.
Meticulous mapping: always full colour, with clear numbered, colour-coded keys. Navigate the North Coast 500 without needing to get online.
Fabulous full-colour photography: features a richness of inspirational colour photography.
Things not to miss: Rough Guides' rundown of the Castleof Mey, Dunrobin Castle, Inchnadamph Bone Caves and Fortrose Cathedral.
Itineraries: carefully planned routes will help youorganise your trip, and inspire and inform your on-the-road experiences.
Basics section: packed with essentialpre-departure information including getting there, getting around, accommodation, food and drink, health, the media, festivals, sports and outdooractivities, culture and etiquette, shopping and more.
Background information: comprehensive Contexts chapter provides fascinating insights into the North Coast 500, with coverage of history, religion, ethnic groups, environment, wildlife and books, plus a handy language section and glossary
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