North Coast 500 Round trip from Inverness
Published: 22/02/2021
View coming down from Applecross Pass
This is the iconic NC500 that travels on THE BEST coastal roads that the Highlands of Scotland has on offer. The North Coast 500 is becoming recognised as one of the world's greatest road trips and must be on every serious traveller's list of places to visit.
Some hardcore motorcyclists like to 'bag' this route in one day! I think this route and the absolutely breathtaking scenery, deserves a minimum of two nights, therefore I have planned two overnight stops. The first in a very nice, budget hostel (I have stayed there) and another in a mid priced hotel, links for booking these will be below this review. The NC500 has it's own very good website too with lots of information, I will place a link for this below. You can even hire a motorcycle at Inverness where the NC500 officially starts from, another link below. I have also included a link to a video from John O'Groats to Durness that I shot on our tour in May, 2016.
No amount of pictures or words could fully convey just how utterly beautiful and fantastic this route is.

Naver Bridge.
Kylesku Bridge
Useful links:
Lazy Crofter Bunkhouse
Gairloch Hotel
NC500 website
North Coast 500 Moto Experience (motorcycle hire)
Video from 2016. John O'Groats to Durness

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