Urquhart Castle is one of the most iconic landmarks in the whole Scotland. It is located right to the Loch Ness lake at the Scotland Highlands near the town Inverness and village Drumnadrochit. This town has a history of over 1000 years and even though it is in ruins it is still an impressive attraction.
In 13th century Urquhart Castle served as a medieval fortress and lots of invasions and battles were held there. You can learn all the history of this castle trough visual and audio presentation inside the castle. If you climb to the top of the tower you will see a beautiful scenery over the lake and experience a great view of all the ruins of the castle. You will also enjoy visiting the prison cells of the castle and drinking the coffee at the café while enjoying a great view over the hills and the lake. At your journey through the visitor center and the castle you will be able to see artefacts, some replicas and you will be able to look at the short movie that will explain everything about the castle to you. Also, you probably heard about the stories about the Loch Ness monster so if you visit this castle and look carefully who knows, maybe you get the experience to view the monster with you own eyes.
Urquhart Castle was the largest castle in the Scotland once and before the big invasion in the late 13th century it was one of the strongest fortresses. It you are travelling near this castle then make sure to visit this castle to learn and see something you will remember for the rest of your life.
Nessie is world public attention gained 1933rd when it was recorded. After that, more and more reports eyewitnesses who saw or took pictures trace water that is moving fast or powerful tail that can quickly move out of the water. Some have even reported that Nessie has horns. 1934th The gynecologist from London managed to take a picture of a pretty good picture of the head and neck monsters. 1951st The captured three humps on Nessinim back.
Among those who believe that there is indeed a monster circulating opinion that this is a kind of Plesiosaurs, marine reptiles that lived at the time of the dinosaurs.
Believe it or not the monsters, beautiful lake Loch Ness, charming small villages on its shores, and kilometers of walking trails around the lake will not leave anyone indifferent. Therefore, make sure a little look away from the surface of the lake and observe the nature around you. Scotland is truly a wonderful country!
Loch ness monster photo turist center.