St Ninian's Cave from Burrowhead, near Isle Whithorn

Discover St Ninian's Cave as the finale to this dramatic clifftop walk along the Machar coastline.


Grassy clifftop path - care needed with unprotected cliff edge. Pebbly shore on final section to the cave. The cave may be inaccessible at very high tide.

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Burrowhead Holiday Village reception. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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