Harris is one of the Outer Hebrides in Scotland, known for its Harris Tweed. It is joined to the larger island of Lewis but they are known as separate islands.

Map showing Harris in Red
Section of the Golden Road between Rodel and Tarbert
Luskentyre Beach


Get In

By ferry

Calmac Ferries runs several ferry services to Harris and Lewis:

By bus

Regular buses link Tarbert with Stornoway on Lewis.

Get Around

By bus

Regular buses travel between Tarbert and Leverburgh.





The MacLeod Motel in Tarbert is by far the best pub in the Island to visit. The locals are friendly to tourists and go out of their way to make them welcome. The food is superb with local sea food featuring highly. During summer they have Scottish ceilidh music live in the bar.


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