Sandwood Bay Beach, Kinlochbervie

Shrouded in legends of mermaids and ghost sailors, Sandwood Bay Beach sits against the backdrop of large sand dunes and gently rolling moorland, with nearly 2.4 km (1.5 mi) of wide pink sand flanked by rocky cliffs and a giant sea stack. Prepare to trek a bleak but well-trodden path through a freshwater loch to get to this remote bay. Spend time exploring dunes, searching for shipwrecks buried in the sand, or simply sitting on a rock and watching the sea. Arrange your visit to Sandwood Bay Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Kinlochbervie using our Kinlochbervie trip website.
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  • I drove 460miles over 11 hours to get here. The walk is not difficult on a well made track Roughly 4 miles then you get to a beautiful sandy beach with a turquoise sea to rival the best in the med.....  more »
  • In my opinion this is the finest beach in Britain. The walk out to it isn't easy but at the end of the walk you will agree it is simply the best with Cape Wrath lighthouse in the distant north an the....  more »
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  • A truly wonderful place. Beautiful beach and crystal clear waters, with the setting sun warming your face; can't beat it. Easy enough 4 mile walk in...take a midge net.
  • Such a pristine beach, turquoise sea, I just loved it. We camped there for one night right on the beach, away from the midges. Walked to the cliff the next morning, could see the rock from the top. A bit difficult to get to the bottom as there is no way, we scramble down but had to come back because the the tide came in so fast😊

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