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Neat ruins, but not accessible

Duntulm Castle is situated in a beautiful location, but the best views are from the side of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AnaPtx
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Houston, Texas
The castle ruins are set in a fantastic location.

The castle ruins are set in a fantastic location. We hiked down a steep embankment through fields... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
TBC2012
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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very picturesque location for a castle ruin. There is not much there, and it's maybe a quarter mile walk to get to it, and there is a safety fence warning you not to cross. When the grass was wet and the location windy, it could...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

if you have the time and energy do it but there is not much to see. Its a ruin that you cant even enter. it was interesting to see but the climb was tiring on my old legs

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Duntulm Castle is situated in a beautiful location, but the best views are from the side of the castle as you cannot walk right up to it. It's a nice place to stop by for a quick walk around, but you don't need more than...More

1  Thank AnaPtx
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Duntulm castle is a ruin on the northern tip of the aisle of Skye. The ruins are accessed by a muddy path between farmers fields but you cannot access the castle itself which is fenced off due to risk of collapse. The scenery is bleak...More

1  Thank Mike T
Reviewed 18 July 2018

The castle ruins are set in a fantastic location. We hiked down a steep embankment through fields with lots of sheep to the rocky shore below the castle. A really nice stop!

1  Thank TBC2012
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t worth visiting. Was ruins but couldn’t walk around it so wasn’t much to see or do there. Waste of time and wouldn’t recommend.

2  Thank JetSetter03
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Lovely set of ruins on a picturesque cliff side where, on clear sides, you can glimpse the Outer Hebrides. Sheep grazing everywhere with their little lambs when we visited, which was extremely cute. Very much worth your time if you've done the research - go...More

1  Thank tuffnaygubbuns
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Beautiful spot on a clear day with the mountains of Harris across the ocean and a wild rocky coastline all around. Not much to the ruins but well worth a stop for the location.Walk down to the rocky shore and explore with hardly a soul...More

Thank Scotlandmac
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This castle ruin is only a few minutes' walk from the road so worth a stop if passing by. There is not much left of it, but its position high on cliffs with wide sweeping views is beautiful. There are three chambers still existing -...More

1  Thank fiona07
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Very much a ruin but is a good spot to stop off for photos or a picnic. Part of the wild landscape in the north end of Skye.

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