Foula

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Foula is one of the Shetland Islands.

Regions

Cities

Ham is the main settlement, population 31.

Other destinations

Shetland Islands to the East

Open sea to the West. If you go far enough, you'll reach Labrador

Understand

Talk

The locals speak English, but with a Shetland accent. Foula was the last place where Norn was spoken.

Get in

2 hours by ferry from Walls, 1 round trip on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and summer saturdays

35 Minutes by Loganair twice daily £50 Return

Get around

See

Sea birds, half a million of them nest here every year.

The Kame, at 370 metres high it is the second highest sea cliff in the United Kingdom.


Itineraries

Do

Watch birds, climb the hills.

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

Watch out for Skuas, they will dive-bomb you if you get too close to their nests

Get out

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