Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland (Photo: Nataliya Hora/Shutterstock)
Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland (Photo: Nataliya Hora/Shutterstock)
5.0 / 5.0
Cruise Critic Editor Rating

Shayne Rodriguez Thompson
Cruise Critic Contributor

Port of Portree (Isle of Skye)

While it's the largest town on Scotland's Isle of Skye, Portree is more like a quaint village than a busy city. There are a number of activities on offer from a public swimming pool and boat cruises to pony rides and various shopping options. Much of the town can be experienced in a few hours' time, which may allow visitors to explore some of the surrounding area as well.

Shore Excursions

About Portree (Isle of Skye)


Portree is the largest town on the island and boasts several attractions including a cultural center


Visitors may not be able to fill an entire port day without venturing out to the surrounding towns

Bottom Line

This quaint port town offers tourists some insight into the local culture and plenty of photo ops

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