Lerwick (Shetland Islands) Cruises Destination Information

The Stunning Main Port of Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

Located north coast of England, Lerwich is the capital and main port of the Shetland Islands and it is the most northerly and easterly town in Scotland.

Lerwick is a busy fishing and ferry port. In summer, many yachts and cruise liners pass by Lerwick from ports around the North Atlantic. In winter, it is a refuge to defeat of the wildest weather.

Places to visit:
• Commercial Street -- Lerwick's hub of activity for shopping, people-watching and public gatherings
• Shetland Museum – Displaying History, trivia and artifacts of Shetland's people and their close association
• Clickimin Broch – A archeological fort
• The Town Hall and the County Buildings

April to September is the wonderful cruise season. In this time, Lerwick is not very cold with occasional rainfall.