You'll be surprised where a day out in the Highland capital might take you. The scope of things to see and do in Inverness will amaze and delight. Pack in all the city's highlights on a sightseeing tour of Inverness, or wander through its streets and along its river banks to discover great museums, galleries, and shopping experiences.
Explore this compact city and discover a slower way of life, but still with interesting things to do and events. Use Inverness as a base to explore Highland scenery, iconic castles, majestic mountains and unique wildlife, including the famous Loch Ness monster.
Inverness is home to Scottish Natural Heritage following that body's relocation from Edinburgh under the auspices of the Scottish Government's decentralisation strategy. SNH provides a large number of jobs in the area. A view of Inverness harbour in 1999 City centre
Inverness, royal burgh (town), Highland council area, historic county of Inverness-shire, Scotland. It is the long-established center of the Highlands. It sits astride the Caledonian Canal and the best crossing place of the River Ness, which flows from Loch Ness at the east end of Glen Mor.
We recommend checking out these popular tours when looking for something to do in Inverness: The Isle of Skye & Eilean Donan Castle from Inverness; Hogwarts Express and the Scenic Highlands Day Tour from Inverness; Isle of Skye Full Day 8-Seater Bus Tour from Inverness; Highlander Loch Ness and Culloden Battlefield 8 Seater Tour from Inverness
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Ness Islands Inverness The view down the River Ness running through the city centre of Inverness, from the grounds of Inverness Castle, Highlands of Scotland. © Paul Tomkins, VisitScotland. All rights reserved.
Everything you need in one place to plan the perfect holiday, day out or most exciting adventure! Exploring our diverse destination gives you the best of both worlds combining stunning natural landscapes of Loch Ness with the bright lights and city vibe of Inverness, the capital of the Highlands.
Highlands. Inverness. Inverness in Scotland is known as the “Capital of the Highlands” and is one of the most popular destinations to visit while in the gorgeous country of Scotland. Featuring many attractions within the city centre and in the area that surrounds it, you’ll find that there are many things to do in Inverness.
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