Duncansby Head Parking

In addition to the parking available at John O'Groats, there is unrestricted parking at Duncansby Head Lighthouse with space for approximately 10 vehicles.

Duncansby Head Lighthouse is around 10 minutes' drive from John O'Groats. The sea stacks are around 10-15 minutes' walk from the parking area at Duncansby Head.

On a clear day, you can see the Orkney islands and the deserted island of Stroma from Duncansby Head.

Pictured is a collection of birds nesting in a sea stack near Duncansby Head car park.