Bressay is a populated island in the shetland islands of scotland contents [hide ] 1 geography and geology 2 wildlife 3 history 4 infrastructure 5 gallery 6 see also 7 external links 8 references geography and geology bressay lies due south of whalsay, west of noss, and north of mousa at 11 square miles ( 28. We took the car as we wanted to do some megalith spotting on bressay, but if you 're fit this would be a great walk from lerwick to bressay by regular ferry, then on the other side of bressay park up, make yourself obvious and themore thank sonmi-451 greg7571 paris, france 5641 reviewed august 20, 2017 via. Tour includes cruise around bressay via noss to enjoy shetland's numerous seabirds & seals, scenic views & geology we are of course always on the look out for otters and marine mammals too 945am & 1245pm daily boarding ( departure approx 15 mins later) april – october 2018 cruise ship days 945am, 12,45pm. I took an executive decision on friday and booked us on the dunter 111 for the sea birds and seals cruise as the weather and forecast were so good a great decision it was the boat left a sunny lerwick at 10am heading north round bressay we stopped at many small un-inhabited island on our way. Directions there is an hourly car ferry from lerwick to bressay then follow noss signs for three miles to the car park between late april and end august (weather permitting) a small inflatable boat shuttles visitors across noss sound between 10am and 5pm each day (except mondays and thursdays) the boat is not.
The excursion around bressay and the bird cliffs of noss is the best value trip available. To reach noss you must first cross the island of bressay to which there is a regular ferry service from lerwick it is three miles across bressay to the noss car park a short walk along a quite steep, rutted track takes you to the ferry point the small inflatable boat to noss is operated by scottish natural heritage a small charge. East of bressay is the national nature reserve island of noss, which has a day time anchorage at nesti voe arriving at noss by boat is one of the most spectacular wildlife sights anywhere - millions of years of wind and ice have burrowed thousands of nesting ledges in the sandstone cliffs which stretch a mile long.
Tour includes cruise out to noss nnr internationally famous seabird cliffs via lerwick harbour & bressay lighthouse to enjoy shetland's numerous seabirds & seals, scenic views & geology we are of course always on the look out for otters and marine mammals too depending on the weather conditions we circumnavigate. A 20-minute walk from the bressay ferry and on route to noss or the local play park, the bright and friendly café is a great stop when visiting bressay the speldiburn gan shop is on site along with a community lending library and there's a multi court outside for youngsters wanting a kick about the café's exhibition space.
We set off to visit noss on a nice day, saturday the 18 july the weather was good, skies were blue in order to get to noss, you have to catch the ferry from lerwick to bressay, which has more or less hourly schedule nevertheless we managed to miss it as there are different schedules on weekdays,. Shetland island guide to bressay and noss read about the islands of noss and bressay in shetland includes kirkabister ness lighthouse and the noup of noss. A collection of shetland scenes, by photographer kim marie rendall, available to buy on canvas.
Bressay è un'isola sull'oceano atlantico della scozia nord-orientale, facente parte dell'arcipelago delle shetland conta una popolazione di circa 350 abitanti e si estende per 10,8 km² località dell'isola sono brough, gunnista e setter indice [nascondi] 1 etimologia 2 geografia e geologia 3 dimensioni 31 territorio. Noss is a small, previously inhabited island in shetland, scotland it is a sheep farm and has been a national nature reserve since 1955 contents [hide] 1 geography 2 noss national nature reserve 21 other designations 3 gallery 4 references 5 external links geography noss is separated from the island of. Just a short ferry hop across the sound is the island of bressay - so near and yet, with the quiet pace of island life, it feels like a world apart bressay is also a stepping stone en route to another island - the spectacular national nature reserve and great seabird colonies of noss - a must see for all visitors to shetland. Noss - die kleine, nur etwa 3 km² große insel östlich von bressay war bis 1939 noch bewohnt und steht heute unter der verwaltung des scottish natural heritage, der auch den (wetterabhängigen) schlauchbootshuttle von ende april bis ende august (di - mi, fr - so 10 - 17 uhr) organisiert die insel, auf der im 19.
Within ten minutes you can exchange the bustle of lerwick town for the tranquil rural atmosphere of bressay the island is home to around 350 people, many of whom commute to the mainland daily on the frequent car and passenger ferry service. Bressay shelters lerwick from the east and can be reached by car ferry from the town in under ten minutes noss lies off the east coast of bressay.