Ardvasar is a village near the southern end of the peninsula, on the in . It is just to the south of the village of , where a ferry crosses to . Nearby attractions include and the Museum of the Isles.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is a ruined country house in , former home of the MacDonalds. Photo: Wojsyl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig is a public higher education college situated in the peninsula in the south of the , with an associate campus at on the island of , . is situated 2½ miles northeast of Ardvasar.

Localities in the Area

The Sleat peninsula is the gently rolling southern part of the Isle of in the Scottish . Photo: Mike Peel, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small hamlet, on the east coast of the peninsula of the is in the council area of Highland. is situated 3 miles northeast of Ardvasar.

or Ferrindonald is a crofting township, located on the east coast of the is situated 3 miles northeast of Ardvasar.


57.0588° or 57° 3' 31.6" north
-5.9079° or 5° 54' 28.6" west
82 feet (25 metres)
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Ardvasar
  • Dutch: Ardvasar
  • French: Ardvasar
  • German: Ardvasar
  • Irish: Áird an Bhásair
  • Scottish Gaelic: Ardvasar
  • Scottish Gaelic: Àird a’ Bhàsair
  • Scottish Gaelic: Àrd a' Bhasair
  • Ardavasar
  • Ardvazar

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