Five stunning Scottish castles you can only reach by boat

The stunningly beautiful Castle Stalker. Picture: Wikimedia

The stunningly beautiful Castle Stalker. Picture: Wikimedia

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WHETHER they be soaring towers, majestic keeps or derelict ruins, there is something magical about Scotland’s castles, especially those that seem almost impossible to reach.

Standing as lone sentinels on lochs or islands these remote ancestral homes have stood for hundreds of years, with their location making them impregnable to all but the most stubborn of foes. Here are five of the most stunning Scottish castles you can only reach by boat:

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