A couple had pulled over in a lay-by to take photos of Eilean Donan
castle, near Dornie in Wester Ross, when the man fell off the rocks and landed in the water below.
The alarm was raised at 10.04am yesterday near Eilean Donan
Castle in the Highlands, right.
The sightseer was taking pictures of Eilean Donan
Castle from a vantage point on nearby rocks when he tumbled into the water shortly after 10am.
Once threatened with closure, the route was saved by campaigners and is now popular with tourists - many of them heading on to Eilean Donan
After taking a lot of pictures and enjoying the views, we traced our footsteps back to the car and decided to drive to another famous Scottish landmark - Eilean Donan
All lit up Eilean Donan
Castle in the Scottish Highlands stands out in this cracking photo
Much of the new film was shot in the US state of Montana for cost reasons, but Scottish locations include Glen Coe, the Isle of Skye and Eilean Donan
Scenes for Skyfall were shot at Glencoe, while Eilean Donan
castle was MI6's Scottish HQ in The World Is Not Enough.
In his gratitude, King Alexander awarded Colin of Kintail with the lands of Eilean Donan
the motto Luceo Non Uro, which translates to mean "I Shine Not Burn" and the right to bear a 12-pointed Royal Stag as the clan's crest.
Filming took place in several locations around Scotland including Eilean Donan
Castle and Urquahart Castle as well as Loch Ness.
Macpherson, an Old Etonian whose ancestry is linked to the Macpherson clan of Scotland, who used to reside at Eilean Donan
Castle in the Highlands, was seen swaying in the street shouting, "I've got a better castle than you."
A good place to start is one of Scotland's most famous castles, Eilean Donan
. Located on the meeting point of three lochs, and surrounded by