The Northern Highlands and the Western Isles

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  • 1. Castle Varrich

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    Standing on a high rocky outcrop, overlooking both the town and the Kyle of Tongue, Castle Varrich (or Bharrich) was built by Clan Mackay in...Read More

  • 2. Eilean Donan Castle

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    Guarding the confluence of lochs Long, Alsh, and Duich stands the most picturesque of all Scottish fortifications. Eilean Donan Castle, perched...Read More

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  • 3. Ardvreck Castle

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    Beside Loch Assynt, 11 miles east of Lochinver, stands the striking ruined Ardvreck Castle, a onetime Clan MacLeod stronghold built in the late...Read More

  • 4. Armadale Castle, Gardens & Museum

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    As the name suggests, this attraction has three distinct strings to its bow: a romantic, ruined castle; a lush, flower-filled estate; and a...Read More

  • 5. Castle Sinclair Girnigoe

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    Dramatically perched on the edge of the cliff, this ruined castle—or rather, castles—is a spectacular sight. Situated 3 miles north of Wick...Read More

  • 6. Dunrobin Castle

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    Situated 12 miles north of Dornoch, flamboyant Dunrobin Castle is an ancient seat that became the home of the dukes of Sutherland, at which...Read More

  • 7. Dunvegan Castle and Gardens

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    In a commanding position looming over a sea loch, Dunvegan Castle has been the seat of the chiefs of Clan MacLeod for more than 700 years. Today...Read More

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