Many of the greatest adventures start with a ferry ride - where will yours take you? Scotland's various ferry services are a vital life line for island residents, and a great way to explore the unique beauty of these remote areas - all with fantastic views to soak in along the way. There is plenty to do on the islands, as well as there being many routes and itineraries you can follow to make the most of your journey; take the ferry to the Orkney Islands, follow the Ultimate Island Itinerary, or uncover the west coast.
Visiting the Islands
Ferries are used in Scotland to travel between the mainland and the islands off the north and west coasts.