Dornoch Beach, Dornoch

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#1 of 35 in Outdoors in Caithness and Sutherland
Beach · Nature / Park
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Go for a relaxing and refreshing stroll at Dornoch Beach, featuring golden sands and long stretches of pristine coastal shallows. Pay a visit to this award-winning beach, not far from town, and explore its vast expanses of dunes, hills, and pools. Weather permitting, you can even dip your toes or go for a quick swim in the often-chilly Dornoch Firth; otherwise, simply kick back and watch for some of the many bird species that call the area home. Keep in mind that you can park in a convenient lot close to the beach and public bathrooms. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Dornoch holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Dornoch Beach and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The beach is wide and Sandy in one direction and has a few rocks in another direction, the water is shallow so it has interest for families and walkers 
    The beach is wide and Sandy in one direction and has a few rocks in another direction, the water is shallow so it has interest for families and walkers  more »
  • Hard to believe we were within yards of an important golf event as we strolled along this wide sandy expanse with few other people in sight 
    Hard to believe we were within yards of an important golf event as we strolled along this wide sandy expanse with few other people in sight  more »

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