St Ninians Cave, Whithorn

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#5 of 14 in Nature in Dumfries and Galloway
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  • Recommended by a friend. Fascinating history. Easy walk to the rock-covered beach and into the remains of the cave.  more »
  • Went to have a look at this out of general interest. ..it's a lovely walk to it and pooch enjoyed throughout, but because it had rained there was a hell of a lot of water and thus prevented us from cr...  more »
  • As you leave the car park a notice advises stout footwear, and we found the path very muddy, even flooded, in places in October. It's not suitable for anyone with mobility issues, and you couldn't tak...  more »
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  • Casual stroll, depends on fitness and ability. Shore section is all small rocky beach so not suitable for wheels. Worth a visit though if your interested in history.
  • Walk down through the woods is nice, the cave is more of a shallow rock shelter and more of a holy site than impressive cave.

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