The view descending Whaligoe Steps

With over 300 steps to reach the sea, Whaligoe Steps gives views of the cliffs, sea, birdlife activity and waters below.

The descent takes approximately 5 minutes at a steady walk. Sensible non-slip footwear is required and a reasonable level of mobility to make the return walk to the cliff top.

Whaligoe Steps is located opposite the Cairn o'Get on the A99 road, around 10 minutes' south of Wick, Caithness.

Whaligoe Steps Cafe & Restaurant is located at the top of Whaligoe Steps and serves lunch and dinner during the season from Thursday to Sunday. The cafe has indoor and outdoor seating with sea views over Whaligoe Steps. See the cafe website for opening hours and menu.