Dornie Tourism

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Dornie (Scottish Gaelic: An Dòrnaidh ) is a small former fishing village in the Kintail district in western Ross-shire Highlands of Scotland, with a population of 360 (2006 census ). It is near the meeting point of Loch Duich, Loch Alsh and Loch Long. The A87, the main road to Skye, passes just outside the village. Before the construction of the bridge, the main road passed through the centre of the village and crossed Loch Long via a short ferry ride. Amongst bagpipers, the tune Dornie Ferry is well known strathspey. Eilean Donan is a famous castle on a nearby island. The village itself runs alongside the water hosting a variety of village homes, one tiny shop, a hotel and two bars. Dornie is also the main stay of Kinlochshiel Shinty Club.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Dornie, United Kingdom. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. When planning a trip to Dornie, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Isle Of Skye. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Isle Of Skye for its bountiful attractions like Fairy Pools, The Storr, Kilt Rock on your trip to Dornie. A holiday in Dornie can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Dornie*

  • Living in Dornie - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 90.27 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Dornie

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Dornie

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.07 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 75.56 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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