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Really fascinating glimpse into ancient customs

Our tour bus took us here and it ended up being very interesting to see the stone circle and hear... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
tsctraveller
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Mountain View, California
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It is a mazing how this old ruins are nicely holded. Was gret to walk there and look it over. So... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Sherly S
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Parnu, Estonia
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National Grid Reference: 26, NH 383 303 | Glen Urquart, 8.5m West of Drumnadrochit off the A831, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Our tour bus took us here and it ended up being very interesting to see the stone circle and hear that there are many such cairns scattrrec around Scotland. Still a mystery why this one was not used

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

It is a mazing how this old ruins are nicely holded. Was gret to walk there and look it over. So many centuryes and still there is something

Thank Sherly S
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed this well preserved chambered cairn. We had to ask directions in Drumnadrochit at the visitor's information building, but it was then easy to find. Another review mentioned not climbing on the cairn, however the sign at the site indicates wearing "stout footwear...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Free-of-charge remains from Iron Age, small but interesting, worth a visit if you are in the area, parking nearby

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

The cairn is outside Drumnadrochit and well sign posted. Access is via a single track road which carries on to a local hamlet so watch out for the speeding post office vehicles. There is a car park about a hundred metres from the cairn and...More

Thank 938fjg
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I hadn’t heard of this site before seeing the sign on the side of the road. We made a short detour on our drive back to the hotel from Urquhart to see it and it was worth it. I did come across a adder snake...More

Thank SPinzino
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We visited here on a whim and weren’t disappointed. A really enchanting stone Cairn that dates back 4000 years. The boys enjoyed cloning through to the chamber and the whole area had a mysterious feel to it. A short trip but one we enjoyed.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

The guide at Urquhart Castle told us about this place during our tour. If you’re by car it’s not even 15 minutes away, so you should make the small detour if your trying to stay close to Loch Ness. The place itself was not busy...More

Thank lifebychris
Reviewed 26 February 2018

not quite as big as you expect but worth a look especially for the surrounding scenery, very beautiful

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is a very historic place to visit - Ancient Cairns are top of my mums list, so we had to visit this once we learned of it's existence! It's around a 20 minute drive West of Drumnadrochit. It is down a country lane, so...More

Thank Catherine D
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