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Historic Scotland Explorer Pass
"Choose from two different passes to suit your schedule and enjoy the flexibility to visit the Scottish heritage attractions that you want at a time that suits you best. Select the 3-day pass to be used on any three days in a period of five consecutive days from first use or the 7-day pass to be used on any 7 days in a period of 14 consecutive days from first use. When you redeem your voucher for your Historic Scotland Explorer Pass you’ll also receive a pack showing the locations of the sites with a souvenir ‘passport’ book; simply ask each site to stamp the book on admission for a memento of your time in Scotland.Both passes include entry to a staggering 78 attractions all from the Orkney Islands in the north to Dumfries and Galloway in the south. Learn about ancient Scottish clans at sites like Skara Brae Prehistoric Village and discover majestic fortifications and towering turrets at some of Scotland’s finest castles. Scotland’s two top dogs – Edinburgh Castle and Stirling Castle – are both included in the pass
From GBP30.00
 
Historic Scotland Explorer Pass
"Choose from two different passes to suit your schedule and enjoy the flexibility to visit the Scottish heritage attractions that you want at a time that suits you best. Select the 3-day pass to be used on any three days in a period of five consecutive days from first use or the 7-day pass to be used on any 7 days in a period of 14 consecutive days from first use. When you redeem your voucher for your Historic Scotland Explorer Pass you’ll also receive a pack showing the locations of the sites with a souvenir ‘passport’ book; simply ask each site to stamp the book on admission for a memento of your time in Scotland.Both passes include entry to a staggering 78 attractions all from the Orkney Islands in the north to Dumfries and Galloway in the south. Learn about ancient Scottish clans at sites like Skara Brae Prehistoric Village and discover majestic fortifications and towering turrets at some of Scotland’s finest castles. Scotland’s two top dogs – Edinburgh Castle and Stirling Castle – are both included in the pass
From GBP30.00
 
Private Day Trip to Culloden and Clava Cairns from Edinburgh
"You will be picked up from your Edinburgh accommodation at 8AM (08:00).  You will travel across the River Forth and head into the Scottish Highlands.  There will be time for a comfort stop along the way.  Your first stop of the day will be at Culloden Ba here you will have time to explore the Visitor Centre and walk around the Battlefield before lunch.  After lunch you will travel to Clava Cairns to walk around the Standing Stones.  On your return journey to Edinburgh you have the option to visit a Whisk""Day trip from Edinburgh to Culloden Battlefield and Visitor Centre. Then walk around Clava Cairns (4000 year old Standing Stones and Burial Cairns).  Driving through some stunning highland scenery.  There is also the option to visit a Whisky Distillery.title=Highlights&1=Private+full-day+trip+from+Edinburgh+to+Culloden+and+Clava+Cairns%2C+with+air-conditioned+transport&2=Admire+the+scenery+on+a+drive+across+the+Forth+Bridge+and+into+the+Scottish+Highlands&3=Visit+the+Culloden+Battlefield+and+Visitor+Cen"""Edinburgh
From GBP625.00

More Things to Do in Dornoch

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visit the beach

There is a lovely sandy beach at Dornoch. Nearby is a caravan site which attracts visitors.At the northern end are rocks which are fun to climb on. The beach itself streches a long way. For those who...
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The Bishops' Palace

The Bishop's Palace was first constructed in the 13th. Century to provide a home for the first Bishop of Dornoch Gilbert de Moravia. Little remains of the original building just one of the towers. As...
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A modern interior but so beautiful

The stunning interior of Dornoch Cathedral contains twenty eight stained glass windows. Three of the windows commemorate the steel magnate and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. These windows depict his...
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The Castle Square

The Castle Square provided a shady spot for us to sit and enjoy all the comings and goings of this pretty town. The square is lined with mature trees and lots of fragrant and colourful hanging baskets...
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Dornoch Cathedral

When Gilbert de Movaria became Bishop of Caithness in 1222 he moved his seat from his diocese in Halkirk to Dornoch. It was in this town he built his Cathedral Church financed with his own money. By...
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The Free Church of Scotland

In the year 1843 there was a split in the Church of Scotland. Most of the members of the Parish Cathedral Church including most of the elders and the two ministers left the Church of Scotland to join...
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Visit the Tourist Office

The impressive building which is home to the tourist office is built with red sandstone and dates back to the 15th. Century, as do many buildings in Dornoch. The stone is local and the design of...
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The two bays at Dornoch

When we arrived at Dornoch Beach the weather was hot, sunny with clear blue skies. The car park was almost full and to our horror so was the beach, well not quite full of people but there were a lot...
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go to jail

On the opposite side of the main street from the Cathedral, lies the Town gaol. It is a solid stone building with conical towers. It is now a craft centre and gift shop. It is interesting to visit and...
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Visit the cathedral

The Cathedral is situated in the centre of Dornoch. It is a squat sandstone building and well worth a visit. The original Dornoch Cathedral dates to the thirteenth-century when it was built by Bishop...
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Visit Ullapool on the West coast of Scotland

We toured across from Dornoch in the east of Scotland to Ullapool in the west of Scotland through the most fantastic scenery. It was amazing to think we were on the east coast in the morning and 2...
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OLD JAIL

What used to be the old jail is now a gift and crafts shop. There is also a small (free) art gallery upstairs which had some nice stuff and at the back of the shop there is a mockup of one of the...
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BEAUTIFUL BEACHES

There are miles of sandy beaches around the Dornoch firth and this one is just beside the golf course at Dornoch itself and within walking distance of the main square. The golf course is a...
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DORNOCH CATHEDRAL

The town of Dornoch is about 12 miles from Carbisdale, where we were staying, and my parents had told me it was probably the best place to go for grocery shopping near by. So hence we ended up here...
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Castle Street, Dornoch, IV25 3SD, United Kingdom
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The First Tee Grange Rd, Dornoch, Caithness and Sutherland, IV25 3LG, United Kingdom
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Embo Beach, Dornoch, IV25 3QD, United Kingdom
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Skibo Castle, Dornoch, IV25 3RQ, United Kingdom
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"Dornoch- where the sun seems to shine all the time"
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"golf, beach and the town jail"
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