Luskentyre is a small village on the west coast of the Scottish Isle of Harris, in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom.
There is vast area of sand dunes on the north side of the bay.Kilometers of white sand and crystal clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean are not typical for the northern latitude that the island occupies. The Isle of Harris seems to be located in the Caribbean Sea, and not in Scotland. Luskentyre Beach has been voted and selected as the best beach in the whole of the UK,This Scottish beach is often compared to the best parts of the Caribbean coast.
Access : Coordinates: 57.884, -6.944 / Location : Luskentyre, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, United Kingdom.
- Luskentyre is accessible from the A859 , the main road from Stornoway on Lewis to Leverburgh on Harris and then on to the end of the island at Rodel.
- The western islands are located in the northwest of Scotland. They are also known as Outer Hebrides (Na h-Eileanan Siar). From north to south they are as follows: Lewis, Haris, North Uist, Benbecula, South Uist and Barra.
- The TOP 5 best beaches in the world included the beach areas of Wig Sands (Isle of Lewis – Outer Hebrides, UK), as well as Al Mugsale (Oman). Experts also included Luskentyre Beach (Harris Island – Outer Hebrides, UK.
- Top sights in Luskentyre : Luskentyre Sands have been voted the finest beach in the UK. At low tide, the beach, nestled in a cozy bay, looks especially beautiful and picturesque.
Go next : Golden Road from Rodel to Tarbet along the east coast of South Harris.