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The cave stretches 250 feet in to the rock and its roof is 70 feet above the sea. Fingal's cave was the inspiration for Mendelssohn's Hebridean overture. De Fingal, Nature Beauty, Destinations Vacations, Sea Caves, Fingal Caves, Staffa Islands, Beauty Place, Amazing Place, Amazing Earth
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The way along the cliff to Fingal's Cave on the uninhabited Isle of Staffa, Inner Hebrides, Scotland. Similar formations are found at the Giant's Causeway in Ireland. According to the legend, the Irish giant Fionn mac Cumhaill (Fingal) built the causeway to walk from Ireland to Scotland to fight his Scottish counterpart Benandonner.