We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Corrimony Chambered Cairn

National Grid Reference: 26, NH 383 303 | Glen Urquart, 8.5m West of Drumnadrochit off the A831, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TJ, Scotland
+44 1667 460232
Save
Review Highlights
Get Your Rocks Off

This is worth a stop and a look at if you are in the area. Yip, it is just a pile of stones and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gi11yG
,
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Very well preserved ruin!

The Corrimony Cairn is a fascinating piece of preserved history in an area full of it. It's off the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JaceBillings77
Read all 111 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
National Grid Reference: 26, NH 383 303 | Glen Urquart, 8.5m West of Drumnadrochit off the A831, Drumnadrochit IV63 6TJ, Scotland
CONTACT
+44 1667 460232
Write a Review
Reviews (111)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is worth a stop and a look at if you are in the area. Yip, it is just a pile of stones and if you want to go inside you need to be small and nibble or willing to crawl in the mud -...More

Thank Gi11yG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Corrimony Cairn is a fascinating piece of preserved history in an area full of it. It's off the beaten path and fairly small, so it's easy to stop for 20-30 minutes, read the sign, look at the cairn, snap a few photos and be...More

Thank JaceBillings77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time visiting this amazing historical site! Really beautiful and interesting, would recommend.

Thank Cat M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped at Corrimony Cairn in the early morning on our way to Urquhart Castle- wasn't a soul there and the mist was hanging in the fields surrounding the cairn...it was absolutely beautiful- it almost felt like we had stepped back in time as we...More

Thank knhall1
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It took us a while to find this but it was worth the detour. Very interesting but be warned you have to get on your hands and knees to get inside. And as others have said, there's nothing else there, just the cairn and the...More

Thank cat_black_22
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We thought we'd gone the wrong way as we were the only ones there. It added to the charm, and worth a visit if only to enjoy the tranquility of the surroundings. Great experience. Highly recommend it.

Thank Grant P
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I was too scared to climb inside, especially as it was icy and I didn't want to get dirty, but definitely worth a look.

Thank amysradar
Reviewed 6 March 2017

If you want to see the history, then go. I was glad I saw it. It was an amazing sight. But that's all that's there. You drive out there -- it's accessible and easy to find. You stay for a bit, and you drive back...More

Thank MEYoung
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

When you take it at face value - it's a beautiful scene. The stones and the trees create a magical feeling atmosphere (probably more so cause it was around sunset when we went). When you know that it's a burial sight it's a little creepy...More

Thank Sarah-Jane K
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This site is worth an interesting detour if driving out that area. Informative board tells you about the history and you can walk around it and scramble inside.

Thank DBP103
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Coach House Cafe
19 reviews
8.13 km away
The Struy Inn
49 reviews
9.83 km away
Cafe Eighty2
135 reviews
12.92 km away
Glen Rowan Cafe
184 reviews
13.83 km away
Nearby Attractions
Glen Affric National Nature Reserve
98 reviews
4.32 km away
Plodda Falls
193 reviews
12.43 km away
Aigas Field Centre
137 reviews
13.77 km away
Invermoriston Falls
109 reviews
14.34 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Corrimony Chambered Cairn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit