Where Scotland meets Scandinavia and the North Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean. Islands where life is in perfect balance.
Explore rugged coastlines, idyllic islands and miles of sandy beaches.
Meet a warm, friendly community, who will welcome you as one of their own.
See an abundance of wildlife, from otters and orcas to puffins and ponies.
Visit ancient archaeological sites and jaw-dropping geological wonders.
Live in a beautiful natural setting with a dynamic modern economy, abundant with opportunities.
Shetland may be closed to visitors at the moment but that doesn’t mean you can’t still celebrate the best of what our islands have to offer.
Let shetland.org be your virtual guide to our northerly island home until we can welcome you here for real very soon.
Make the most of your time indoors with some inspirational free online content from Shetland.