Vallay (Bhalaigh) island, near Sollas

This exciting tidal walk heads across wet sands and mud flats to reach the now uninhabited island of Vallay. Pass the ruins of impressive Vallay House and the farm to cross the island to a sandy bay and the ruins of an ancient chapel.

Terrain

Tidal sand, wet in places even at low tide, grassy path and track on island. NOTE: This walk can only be undertaken at low tide - check tide times (available Lochmaddy TIC) before setting out and leave enough time to return.

Public Transport

None to start. Traveline Scotland.

Start

Aird Glas off A865, west of Malacleit and Sollas, North Uist. Map and directions.

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