Halistra, is a small crofting township located on the west coast of the peninsula, overlooking Loch Bay, on the island of Skye, Scotland. It is in the council area of Highland.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
is an Iron Age broch located near the northwest coast of the island of Skye, in Scotland. Photo: John Allan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a on the peninsula of the island of Skye in the council area of Highland.

is a small crofting township, of some 40 houses, located on the remote northeast coast of the peninsula, overlooking the sea loch , on the island of Skye, Scotland. is situated 1½ miles northeast of Halistra.

is a small settlement on Waternish, the middle peninsula of the north coast of , in the Scottish Hebrides. Photo: Mike Peel, CC BY-SA 4.0.


57.5418° or 57° 32' 30.4" north
-6.5996° or 6° 35' 58.6" west
463 feet (141 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3919455515
Geo­Names ID
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  • Basque: Halistra
  • Dutch: Halistra
  • Irish: Halastra

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