History, Heritage & Archaeological Sites in Kintyre & Gigha

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Kintyre has a turbulent and bloody past. Fought over, invaded, captured and recaptured, this finger of land has a fascinating tale to tell. Visit the many castles and abbeys, from Tarbert Castle in the north to Dunaverty Castle is in the south. 

You can dig deeper by grabbing a map and locating the chambered cairns, standing stones and cup-and-ring marked rocks that are located across Kintyre & Gigha.