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Eilean Donan Castle is a breathtaking fortress nestled in the Scottish Highlands that captures the imagination of visitors from around the world. Built in the 13th century, the castle has survived countless battles and invasions, and has been beautifully restored to its former glory.

One of the most impressive features of Eilean Donan Castle is its location on a small island at the confluence of three lochs. The surrounding scenery is nothing short of spectacular, and visitors can enjoy panoramic views of the Highlands from the castle's ramparts.

Inside, the castle is filled with history and intrigue, with exhibits on the Jacobite rebellion, Scottish clans, and the castle's own fascinating past. Visitors can explore the great hall, bedrooms, and kitchen, as well as climb the spiral staircase to the top of the castle for an even more impressive view.

For those interested in film, Eilean Donan Castle has also been featured in numerous movies and TV shows, including Highlander and James Bond's The World is Not Enough.

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Open hours today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Monday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Tuesday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Wednesday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Thursday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Friday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Saturday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Sunday

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • February 22, 2024 1:15 am local time

    The information on Monty's Guide website is advisory and some places have restricted access during temporary closures or special event days. Please be sure to check the website of the place you intend to visit before travelling

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