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Who hasn’t heard of Scotland’s natural beauty, copious wildlife, stunning shores and remote islands? You can see all of this in one day on a kayaking trip. The Shetland Islands are the northernmost archipelago of the U.K. Most of the 100 islands are uninhabited. Get close to dolphins, whales, birds and otters and explore caves and channels. Also, believe it or not you can actually see the Northern Lights from Scotland. Your best chance of catching them is up north in the Highlands or near Galloway Forest Park.