Slains castle is a must for anyone with an interest
in Gothic horror; legend has it that Slains was the inspiration
for Bram Stoker's Dracula and it is easy to see why.
Visit the ruined castles of the Comyn's the old Norman lords
By visiting the small fishing villages which were created to
house those displaced during the clearances, you will gain an
insight into how difficult life must have been for crofting
families to make a living along this most hostile of coastlines.
Along with their many original harbour buildings you will discover
how the communities we know today, laid down their roots over
300 years ago.