St Ninians Cave, Whithorn

#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.'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 »
  • Nice walk through the woods and down to the rocky beach. Then up to the cave which is small but has many old engravings on the walls. Well worth a visit to view this historic site.
  • Lovely walk down to the cave the tide was in but still managed to get to the cave. It was a bit hard to get across the story beach but was worth it.
  • Lovely walk thru forest and beautiful stoney beach well worth the visit
  • Stunning little bay,walked in from burrowhead caravan park its a two mile walk along some cliffs feels remote wide open skys.The cave is small theres not much to it really,the walk along port castle bay is worth the visit alone very peaceful place.
  • 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.
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