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Victoria Harbour

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Address: Victoria Harbour Victoria Place, Dunbar EH42 1HS, Scotland

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Nice Harbour to walk around

If you are in Dunbar you must go down to the Harbour, a nice little walk around and if you are lucky you will see the seals coming in, getting a bit of an upgrade too to nice... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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East Lothian, United Kingdom
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East Lothian, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Dunbar you must go down to the Harbour, a nice little walk around and if you are lucky you will see the seals coming in, getting a bit of an upgrade too to nice places to sit and watch the fishing boats come and go.

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very romantic to watch the harbor in the dark and with complete silence apart from the waves! Small and quiet with the fishing boats waiting to get to work!

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Lovely harbour, took about 20 minutes to walk round and take in the gorgeous views. Castle is closed off but you can read about it. Dunbar is a quaint village with some lovely shops.

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Dunbar Castle was destroyed in the 19th century to build the harbour but still a nice place to visit.

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Bonnybridge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Good for a wee walk to explore, watch harbour activity and get close to the sea! The harbour can be part of a longer walk but I recommend stopping off to explore and enjoy!

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East Lothian, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Dunbar harbour is always a pleasant place to visit 0 and watch the fishin g boats come in and chat to the local fishermen etxc - We were there yesterday and Sammy the common seal and two of his pals turned up and gave us a round of applause. There is a tea stall there is in the summer and... More 

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Sible Hedingham
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

A must-see if you are in the area! The harbour is a working port, with fishing boats and pleasure craft, set among cliffs and lawns and narrow lanes of pretty cottages. And it's great for watching seals behaving badly as they cruise the inner harbour cadging fish from the boats landing their catch: we watched one seal hauling itself onto... More 

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Shepley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We parked at the John Muir Country Park and walked the coastal route along Bellvue beach, around the golf course and the cliff tops into Dunbar. We had been briefly once before only seeing the high street and were less than impressed. This time however we landed at the harbour first and gained a totally different perspective. The unspoilt, working... More 

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

cracking wee harbour watch out for sammy seal and should you be lucky e nuff to be in the harbour at sun set you are in for a treat

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Came a walk here and I must say this is a must see if you are in Dunbar the view was absolutely stunning would come back here again

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