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1.5 hours drive north of Edinburgh, Dunkeld, Scotland
+44 1350 727249
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful visit to a very historical and architecturally beautiful cathedral. It is set just a short walk from downtown next to the fast flowing River Tay. Note: if you are driving, best to go to the North Car Park - plenty of spaces...More

Thank pasowine
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful old cathedral set perfectly on the banks of the river Tay. As beautiful as it is on the outside the inside was a bit plain. It was wonderful to go in and look around but the inside didn't match the beauty of its...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under some restoration but even more interesting because of it. Steeped in history and really worth the visit.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely setting for this cathedral. Beautiful garden with plentiful benches to sit & relax watching the river

Thank Mandy Chapman S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to be driving through this small town on our way to the Cairngorms but we stopped as this cathedral caught our eye. It is free to enter but requests a donation. Lots of history including an audio guide inside. There is a small...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a nice day it was very relaxing to wander around the grounds and admire the views across the river and view the magnificent stained glass window

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite being within half an hour of closing time, visitors were arriving to view the cathedral. Such an interesting structure with the nave in ruins and the choir serving as the present church. The volunteer who was locking up provided more information about the consistory...More

Thank plymouth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful cathedral situated on a gorgeous riverside. Thousand years of history is part of the tale. Nice explanations inside the active part of the church. Pretty town to stroll through around the site as well.

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cathedral is open to the public and is free. Inside there are many relics, all with good information boards. It is the regimental church of the Black Watch, whose cadet barracks are in town. The ruins of the old cathedral are attached and are...More

1  Thank Nick M
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral walk, stunning scenery and and amazing part of the world . Would thoroughly recommend a visit

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