Eilean Donan Castle

Eilean Donan Castle

Eilean Donan Castle is a 13th century castle and one of the most photographed images in Scotland and has been used as a location in movies including Highlander and James Bond – The World is Not Enough. Eilean Donan Castle is built on an island where three lochs meet, Loch Duich, Loch Long and Loch Alsh. The castle was built in the 13th century and four different versions have been since then.

The definition of Eilean Donan is “island of Donnán” and is named after Donnán of Eigg, a Celtic saint.

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