The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye, Isle of Skye

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Relax in the natural beauty of the The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye, so called because of their enchanting appearance. Walk around the area and admire the collection of clear-blue streams, waterfalls, and rock pools set amid the grandeur of the Cuillins. Brace yourself for a rather chilly swim or a paddle. If the weather permits a longer stay, bring along a picnic, but be sure to take your garbage away with you. Sensible footwear is recommended as the streams fill up quickly when it rains, making the surrounding area very wet and slippery. Go early for the best chance of securing one of the limited parking spaces. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye by using our Isle of Skye travel website .
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  • Totally over hyped. Not worth the long arduous trip to see small pools of water which are hyped by photo shopped pictures.  more »
  • LOVE this spot. The Fairy Pools are a must see in the Highlands. Have been twice and want to go again.  more »
  • Skye is a fantastic place to visit and the fairy pools typify the features of the landscape. They should not be missed however all is not ideal. The car park is woefully small for the amount of visito...  more »
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