Dunnottar Castle is a dramatic and evocative ruined cliff top fortress which was the home of the Earls Marischal, once one of the most powerful families in Scotland. The dramatic and evocative ruined cliff high fortress was the home of the Earls Marischal, once one of the most powerful families in the land.
William Wallace, Mary Queen of Scots, the Marquis of Montrose and the future King Charles II have graced the Castle with their presence. Most famously though, it was at Dunnottar Castle that a small garrison held out against the might of Cromwell’s army for eight months and saved the Scottish Crown Jewels, the ‘Honors of Scotland,’ from destruction.
Maximum Temprature: 9 C
Clouds: scattered clouds
sunrise: 2019-11-20 07:59:46
sunset: 2019-11-20 15:49:14