This sandy beach links the Shetland mainland to St Ninians Isle.
The 500 metre stretch of sand is the UKs largest active tombolo – a deposition landform in which an island is attached to the mainland by a narrow piece of land such as a spit or bar.
It is well worth a look around St Ninians Isle as you have some great vies, a wide range of seabirds and some archaeological finds.
You have a car parking area next to the beach with picnic tables along with a cafe in nearby Bigton.
St Ninians Isle Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for St Ninians Isle Beach.
No water quality measurement available for St Ninians Isle Beach.
Our weather forecast for Bigton in Shetland Islands
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for St Ninians Isle Beach in Shetland Islands.
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