How do you get to Fetlar island?

North of Lerwick is Fetlar, which has two inter-island ferry crossing. You should allow at least 45 minutes for the drive north along the A970 from Lerwick to Toft, where the ferry departs on the 20-minute journey across Yell Sound to Ulsta at the south end of Yell.

Attractions & Activities
  • Fetlar Interpretive Centre. The Fetlar Interpretive Centre is at the Beach of Houbie and is quite central to the island. …
  • Brough Lodge. Brough Lodge was built in 1820 for the Nicolson family. …
  • Fishing. …
  • Geology. …
  • Fetlar’s Wildlife. …
  • Tresta Beach. …
  • Fetlar Shop & Cafe.

Is there a bar? The Hall bar is open on Saturdays and many people gather there for drinks and music. Off sales can be provided by the shop.

How many Shetland Islands are there?

The group of about 100 islands, less than 20 of which were inhabited, are located north of the Scottish mainland at the northern part ofthe United Kingdom.

Where are the fair Isles?

Fair Isle is an island in northern Scotland. It is halfway between mainland Shetland and Orkney. It has a bird observatory and a traditional style of knitting.

Where is Fetlar Shetland?

The ‘Garden of Shetland’ is located south of Unst and east of Yell and is known as Fetlar. There is a lot of farming on Fetlar. Most of the services are found in Houbie, the island’slargest settlement.

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