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Old Wick Castle Reviews
Die Burgruine liegt sehr dramatisch auf einer Felsklippe. Bei schönem Wetter sehr zu empfehlen. Um den dazugehörigen Parkplatz zu erreichen ist es sinnvoll sich per GPS führen zu lassen, da der Abzwei... more »The ruins of the castle are situated very dramatically on a rocky cliff. Highly recommended in fine weather. In order to reach the corresponding parking lot, it is useful to be guided by GPS, as the junction from the main road can be quickly overlooked.
The castle itself is not particularly easy to get to if, like me, you are unsure on your feet. However, it is stunning & worth the effort to get to. There is nearby coastline which is absolutely stunn... more »
As noted in other reviews there isn’t much castle to view but the location is well worth the walk so look around. Plenty of parking. Take care at the cliffs but you’ll be rewarded for looking as plenty of blow holes at the bottom of the cliffs and they can explode plumes of water when the tide is right. The rocks form interesting structures as well.
Excellent place is you love old castles and rugged scenery. Thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful surrounds and exploring the local area.
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