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Coralach is situated on the North West of Skye, which
itself is in the North West of Scotland. The Isle of Skye is
part of the Scottish Inner Hebrides.
North of Dunvegan stands Dunvegan Castle which is open daily
from around 1st April until mid-October. Both the castle and
garden are open to visitors and, when available, don't miss
a boat trip to see the local seals.
In Dunvegan itself there are a few local shops, a post
office, a petrol station, and Jann's Cake Shop and Cafè as
well as The Old Schoolhouse Restaurant.
The famous Three Chimneys Restaurant is about a twenty five
minute drive from Dunvegan and the restaurants in Stein -
Loch Bay and The Stein Inn are also about twenty five
minutes drive away. The Edinbane Inn is also about a twenty
five minute drive away.
Neist Point, Waternish, Portree, the
Cuillin, The Quirang
and Talisker Distillery are all places worthy of a visit.
Aurora at Coralach
Dunvegan Castle from Loch Dunvegan Head
Dunvegan Castle is the oldest continuously inhabited
castle in Scotland and has been the stronghold of
the chiefs of the clan for nearly 800 years.
Still inhabited by the Clan MacLeod
Dunvegan Castle and gardens is the seat of the MacLeod
of MacLeod, chief of the Clan MacLeod. Dunvegan Castle is
the oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland and has
been the stronghold of the chiefs of the clan for nearly
800 years. Originally designed to keep people out, it was
first opened to visitors in 1933. Since then, the castle is
consistently ranked as one of Scotland's premier visitor
Winter view from Coralach
towards the Outer Hebrides
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