Unstan Chambered Cairn, Stenness

Unstan Chambered Cairn is located in Stenness. To visit Unstan Chambered Cairn and other attractions in Stenness, use our Stenness tour planner.
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  • August 20, 2017
    The burial mound from the Neolithic and Bronze Age settlement is free to the public. Though you don't need a guide to see it, a local guide certainly enhance the visit. I was captivated by the place. ...  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    This tomb is easily accessible from the main Stromness road. Drive a short distance down the sign-posted track to a small car park. The entrance is higher than some of the other cairns, but still requ...  more »
  • June 23, 2017
    This is a gem! This little cairn is not often visited. You have to be somewhat flexible to get in as the doorway is not very tall, but it's worth it. The energy here is the nicest I felt at any of the...  more »
  • Ancient burial chamber that is freely open to the public. There's not much to it, but I don't think they were thinking about tourists back then! The entrance is very low meaning that you have to do a kind of stooped crawl for a short period, so no good for those with access issues.

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