Ardvreck Castle, Assynt

#5 of 17 in Historic Sites in Caithness and Sutherland
Must see · Castle · Tourist Spot
Ardvreck Castle is a ruined castle dating from the 16th century which stands on a rocky promontory jutting out into Loch Assynt in Sutherland, Scotland. One can reach the ruins by driving along the A837, which follows the north shore of Loch Assynt from the village of Inchnadamph.

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  • Way off any other attractions, come here to admire this castle only if you really want to or have to.  more »
  • A stunning sight just off the main road and can see from the car, few pictures and on our way again.  more »
  • a stunning ruin of a castle, access was difficult due to the high water levels. it well worth a visit though, an honesty box is there for way of admission fee.
  • Castle ruin care should be taken especially with young children. Nice stop for a picnic, or for walks in the surrounding area, car park has limited spaces, watch the pot holes at entrance.

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