SOBT Hall of Fame

[Edinburgh is home to several of Scotland's best manmade attractions]

The list below shows our favourite places (with a ★★★★★ rating) currently featured on SOBT, organised by category. Scroll to the bottom to see them all on a map.


7stanes Glentress (Scottish Borders)

History & society

Cities, towns & villages

Early history
Jarlshof (Shetland)
Maeshowe Chambered Cairn (Orkney)
Skara Brae (Orkney)

Food & drink
Glen Grant Distillery (Moray)
Laphroaig Distillery (Islay)
Springbank Distillery (Argyll)

Historic buildings
Culzean Castle (South Ayrshire)
Drumlanrig Castle (Dumfries & Galloway)
Dunrobin Castle (Highland)
Edinburgh Castle (City of Edinburgh)
Glamis Castle (Angus)
Mount Stuart (Isle of Bute)

Museums & galleries
National Museum of Scotland (City of Edinburgh)

Religion & memorials
Culloden (Highland)

Scenic trips & ships

Scenic roads
Pass of Glencoe (A82) (Highland)

Ship / boat trips
Bass Rock boat trips (East Lothian)
St Kilda boat trips (Western Isles)

Tour companies
Rabbie's Tours (various locations)


Half day walks
Arthur's Seat (City of Edinburgh)
Conic Hill (Stirling)
Fingal's Tomb & Pinnacles (Isle of Skye)
Sumburgh Head (Shetland)
The Quiraing (Isle of Skye)

Full day walks
Beinn a' Bhuird & Ben Avon (Aberdeenshire)
Blaven (Isle of Skye)
Buachaille Etive Mòr (Highland)
Cairn Gorm & the northern coires (Highland)
Craig Maskeldie (Angus)
Fuar Tholl (Highland)
Lochnagar (Aberdeenshire)
North Glen Sannox horseshoe (Isle of Arran)
Paps of Jura (Isle of Jura)
Quinag (Highland)
Sgurr na Banachdich (Isle of Skye)

Short walks
Duncryne (West Dunbartonshire)
Neist Point (Isle of Skye)
Puck's Glen (Argyll)

Natural world

Coast, islands & lochs
Hirta, St Kilda (Western Isles)
Luskentyre beach (Western Isles)

Waterfalls & gorges
Corrieshalloch Gorge (Highland)
Plodda Falls (Highland)

Chanonry Point (Highland)
Edinburgh Zoo (City of Edinburgh)
Sumburgh Head (Shetland)

Hall of Fame map

This interactive map shows all the ★★★★★ places currently featured on SOBT. For instructions on how to use the map, go to the general Map page.

[Buachaille Etive Mòr, Glencoe]


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