Kilvaxter

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Kilvaxter
Scottish Gaelic: Cille Bhacastair
Kilvaxter is located in Isle of Skye
Kilvaxter
Kilvaxter
 Kilvaxter shown within the Isle of Skye
OS grid reference NG389696
Council area Highland
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Kilmuir
Postcode district IV51 9
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 57°38′27″N 6°22′36″W / 57.64086°N 6.37664°W / 57.64086; -6.37664

Kilvaxter (Scottish Gaelic: Cille Bhacastair) is a crofting township on the Trotternish peninsula of the Isle of Skye in the Highlands of Scotland. It is in the council area of Highland. The A855 road passes through the area. Kilvaxter is 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) north of Uig.