Parts of The Cairngorms have been designated a Dark Sky Park.
Parts of The Cairngorms have been designated a Dark Sky Park.

10 best places to experience 'dark skies' in Scotland

The world is a crazy place now – but at least we can always look at the stars.

Wednesday, 7th October 2020, 4:45 pm
Updated Wednesday, 7th October 2020, 4:48 pm

Scotland has some of the best ‘dark skies’ in the world with vast swathes of the country living without the glare of artificial street lights.

Head into deep country, into the hills and to the islands – pandemic permitting, of course – and get close to the wonders of the universe. We look at 10 of the country’s best ‘dark sky’ spots, many which have been internationally recognised for their glorious star gazing potential.

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