Dun Dornaigil Broch, Altnaharra

#14 of 18 in Historic Sites in Caithness and Sutherland
Dun Dornaigil Broch is located in Altnaharra. Plan to see Dun Dornaigil Broch and other attractions that appeal to you using our Altnaharra day trip planning tool .
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  • The Broch may be 2500 years old! It stands in an imposing position above the bend of a river in a truly remote Scottish glen. It blows my mind how such a tall, solid structure could have been built in...  more »
  • This is along the road between Altnaharra and Hope. The journey along the road in itself is amazing. Incredibly remote with beautiful views. We saw stags grazing along the way and Ben Hope is extremel...  more »
  • Reasonable amount of standing structure and well-considered interpretation boards. Parking available beside single-track road.
  • Lovely spot for a picnic whilst driving south from the North Coast or after climbing Ben Hope, otherwise probably not worth the drive. Great sign board!
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