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Black house village in Gearannan.
Coul became a MacKenzie home in 1560. The present house was built in about 1821 for the distinguished scientist Sir George Steuart Mackenzie, 7th Baronet of Coul, by Edinburgh architects Robert & Richard Dickinson.
Castle Leod, one of the oldest castles in the Highlands and home to the present chief, the Earl of Cromartie.
Plockton, the village with palm trees growing along the seafrontand home to TV's Hamish Macbeth.
Among the most iconic castles in Scotland, Eilan Donan was a stronghold of Clan MacKenzie.
Just north of Drumnadrochit, the ruins of Castle Urquhart date from the 13th to the 16th centuries. It was partially destroyed in the mid-17th century so as not to be used by Jacobites. The castle was one of the largest in Scotland.