Scottish Highlands

The Scottish Highlands is the rugged northern and north-western portion of . This is the Scotland conjured up by visions of tartan, kilts, Bonnie Prince Charlie and all.

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is a city at the heart of the Scottish Highlands and the principal centre for administration and commerce.

is a village in the Western Highlands of Scotland, between and .

is most famous lake. It runs for 23 miles along the natural geological cleft that stretches from in the west of the Scottish Highlands, to in the north.


is a region in . In this guide it is presented without the islands belonging to .

is in the . The less-visited eastern part of the region, where the highlands give way to a mix of working towns, rolling farmland and charming seaside villages.

The is a long distance path in .

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English:  Highlands English:  Highlands of Scotland English:  The Highlands Irish:  na Garbhchríocha

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