John O'Groats, Caithness

John O’Groats

Nestled in Scotland’s far north, John O’Groats is home to a strong rural farming community. Known for its colourful houses and clear blue waters, this unspoilt location boasts vibrant landscapes and plenty of wildlife. Visit the harbour to spot seals, dolphins, and minke and killer whales, or wander through the cosy village to find candle makers and artists. With a population of around 300, John O’Groats is the perfect spot to top up from the tap and enjoy an escape from the business of daily life.

 

THINGS TO DO AND SEE

Caithness Seacoast
Caithness Seacoast

Take a tour of the East Caithness coastline and keep your eyes peeled to see caves and castles while getting up close to marine wildlife.

John O'Groats Trail
John O'Groats Trail

Walk from Inverness to John O’Groats this summer, a long distance trail best suited to experienced walkers who enjoy a challenge.

Brewery Tour
Brewery Tour

For the finest craft ales from coast to cask, take a tour of the new brewery.

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