Your 5-Day North Coast 500 Tour Plan Many of you will have heard of the jaw droppingly beautiful North Coast 500. The Highlands’ 516 mile answer to Route 66 features some of the most picturesque scenery in all of Europe. With winding roads and rugged Highland scenery, more and more adventurers are coming to […]
North Coast 500 Luxury Christmas Gift Guide Some people are easy to buy for at Christmas. But what about the people in our lives who like something more unique? We here at NC500 Pods love giving, so we have put together a selection of Scottish luxury gift ideas from around the North Coast 500 that […]
North Coast 500 Winter Break Do you have a hankering for a north coast 500 winter break, or to climb some of Assynt’s great mountains in winter? If so the following is very much for you! Moon Set Over Achmelvich Bay At Sunrise Recently we spent a week in our lovely pods to do a […]
Should You Basecamp on the North Coast 500? In this article we will discuss the pros and cons of basecamping on the North Coast 500 to see how good an option it is. The North Coast 500 So what is the NC500? The NC500 (for short) is a 500 mile long driving route around […]
Walking on the NC500 – Inverkirkaig Falls The NC500 has an abundance of wonderful walks and this one is up there with the best. Inverkirkaig Falls In our recent hillwalking in Assynt blog, we discussed the trials and tribulations of climbing Quinag as a first-time hill climber. Recently I walked a trail that is much […]
NC500 Accommodation North Coast 500 The North Coast 500 has become increasingly popular with people throughout the UK and further afield in the last few years. Founded by Tom Campbell in 2015 with the intention of showcasing the beauty of the North and West of Scotland, “Scotland’s Route 66” is now well established. Tom commissioned […]
NC500 Pods Supports Pink Week We at North Coast 500 Pods are supporting Pink Week. See below written by Pink Week’s Amy Dingemans. Inspired by the activism of the late Dina Rabinovitch, Pink Week ran for the first time in Haberdashers’ Aske’s school in 2011. Since then, Pink Week has gone from strength to strength, […]
Hillwalking in Assynt My First attempt at Hillwalking in Assynt Hillwalking in Assynt can be both fun and exciting. The first hill I ever climbed was Quinag in Assynt, Sutherland. As starter hills go it’s a bit of a bruiser but also a great grounding in what hill walking is all about. Being between 2500 […]
Achmelvich Beach Achmelvich Beach is one of the best beaches in Scotland. In fact, it is one of the best beaches in Britain.
North Coast 500 Pods Bookings Open Today is very special day in our journey to provide luxury accommodation in Achmelvich.