Lerwick a burg of the Shetland Island in Scotland, is largely known for the annual Lerwick Up Helly Aa which is held every year on the last Tuesday in the month of January. Apart from that there are a list of attractions to explore in Lerwick, the Lerwick town hall, Fort Charlotte, Shetland Museum, Isleburgh Exibition and few more. But, stageroonies and hen groups don't have to get disappointed the place do boasts a wide number of bars, pubs and nightclub which keeps the party lovers on the move. On weekends these party hideout do run to its maximum with loads of party seekers making the most of the weekends. Aberdeen lies some 210 miles from Lerwick which offer weekenders more scope to design a sparkling weekend.
Accommodation in Lerwick
The city do boasts some hotels which remains the prime accommodation option for everyone. So staying will never be a problem once you are here.
How to get to Lerwick
How to get there, by air
You can fly to the Scottish Mainland by British Airways which operates from Sumburgh Airport located just 30 miles south of Lerwick. One can get easy access from Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Wick.
How to get there, by ferry
Northlink ferries do run daily passenger and vehicle service to Aberdeen.
Last Updated (Friday, 16 January 2009 09:55)