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Thurso Travel Guide

The experts at Orbitz will help bundle up your hotels and flights to save money. Just choose an option and get packing for that epic adventure to Thurso. How does a saving of up to $369^ grab you? Just pick your preferred hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences and you'll have some extra spare cash clattering around in your pockets! With an ever-expanding database of 500,000 hotels across the globe and 500 partner airlines, you'll have a wealth of options to choose from. No matter what sort of experience you're seeking, there are endless possible options to create the trip you've been dreaming about.

Where is Thurso?

You won't have to wait until you're sitting in the plane peering at the flight path to find out where Thurso is — let us point you in the right direction. It's located about 180 miles north of the national capital, Edinburgh, and 19 miles northwest of Wick. 7,000 locals are waiting for you in this corner of Scottish Highlands.

Places to Visit in Thurso

There are stacks of interesting things to be found peppered along a seashore. So, if you plan to spend some time at Dunnet Bay Beach, look out for small shellfish and old bits of driftwood. But the good times don't have to end there. There are numerous stories and events that helped shape this region into what we see today. Take a look at the comprehensive exhibits at Caithness Horizons.

Car Rentals in Thurso

Hit play on your favorite driving tunes and explore Thurso from the freedom of your own ride. You'll find some of the best car rentals in Thurso on Orbitz. Unfortunately, there aren't any car rental businesses in easy reach of Wick Airport. You'll have to hail a cab or investigate public transport if you want to venture the 18 miles into the city.

Where to stay in Thurso – Hotel Accommodation

Right now, we have just 4 hotels in Thurso. Get a move on and lock in a room — or you might miss out! Can't make up your mind where to get a room? A few recommended choices are the Park Hotel and The Inn at Y-Not.

Nearest Airports to Thurso

Vacationing in Thurso? Tuck away your tray table, put your seat into the upright position and get set to land at Wick Airport (WIC), the nearest airport. The entry point to your trip, the terminal is 18 miles southeast of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Thurso

Wick is adored by adventurers. It's situated 19 miles from Thurso, and there's no shortage of things to do. The Pulteney Distillery is a fantastic place to start discovering the story of this area. The Wick Heritage Museum and Old Wick Castle are more places that shouldn't be missed. Situated 20 miles away, Dunbeath is another favored destination. If you visit, be sure to check out the Dunbeath Heritage Centre, Waterlines and Laidhay Croft Museum.

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