Covering around 475 square kilometres and having a coastline approaching 120 kilometres long Assynt, in south west Sutherland, is simply a must visit destination for birders of all abilities.
It is possible to spot birds from your car, your living room, one of the pristine beaches, the local peat track or the top of some of the most stunning mountains in the UK. So you choose; a short stroll or a hard days climb, either way the results cannot fail to please.
We cannot guarantee you a sighting of one of Assynt’s breeding Golden Eagles but it is possible to see one of these birds from virtually any spot in Assynt, so don’t forget to look up.
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