Tourist Information in Fort William
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Kintail Town Information

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An area surrounded by glorious scenery in true walking country, Kintail lies at the head of Loch Duich on the route from Fort William to the Kyle of Lochalsh. It is dominated by the Five Sisters range of mountains which soar to over 3,000ft.

A little further north lies the moody, 13th century castle of Eilean Donan, probably the most-photographed site in Scotland. It was severely damaged in the early 1800s but rebuilt in the last century to become a major tourist attraction. With walls up to 14ft thick, it sits menacingly on a causeway reached only by boat or across an arched bridge.

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Eilean Donan Castle - Photo: John Allan

Beyond Kintail are the spectacular Falls of Glomach which tumble hundreds of feet earthwards. Among the highest in Britain, they are difficult to reach.