Wildrig - Shetland Holiday Accommodation

Tourist Information

View of the dig at Scatness

Scatness Dig - view from the air over this amazing site

There are numerous things to see in Shetland with many events taking place throughout the year. Some of the main events in Shetland include:


Lerwick Up Helly Aa (the Viking fire festival with the burning of the Viking galley)

March to October

The best bird watching period in Shetland with many migrating birds

Photo of a puffin stretching its wings

Puffins can be seen between May and August

August and September

Local agricultural shows throughout Shetland

Every year there are exhibitions at various venues in Shetland including the galleries, museums and the library.

Some Photos

Coastal sunset view A walk along the fantastic coast A Jarlsquad member Windy beach! Clifftop flowers
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