This is the offical visitors guide to help you make your
visit to John O'Groats more enjoyable and memorable. Discover more...

There is free parking, good accommodation,
caravan and camping site, woollen mill, cafes and food stall,
candle maker, gallery, specialist ice cream parlour, gift shops,
ferry to Orkney, wild life tours, walks and more... and all set in magnificent scenery.

Our claim to fame: Not the most northern village...
but the northerly end of the longest distance between two points
on the British mainland. Land's End being the other.
Dunnet Head is the most northern point on the British mainland.

 



Above: Small Corrie shells known locally as Groatie Buckies and found on beaches near John O'Groats.
Produced by the John o'Groats Promotional Group, this is the official John o'Groats site.