Inverness: Itineraries & tips



"Inverness is an historic city near Loch Ness and is the gateway to the North Highlands."funkyellastravel.com
"Inverness is filled with Highland history and you must stop to explore the Culloden Battlefield."theplanetd.com
"Inverness (plan Inverness itineraries) is steeped in the Jacobite history which inspired Diana Gabaldon's story."thechaoticscot.com
"Inverness (Inverness in detail) is one of the key locations in Outlander, however it wasn't used as a filming location."thechaoticscot.com
"Inverness is another popular Scottish city to visit and you can make a quick visit to Loch Ness."earthtrekkers.com
"Inverness is home to the impressive Dunrobin Castle."thebrokebackpacker.com

Middle Scotland

Invernesss location


Inverness at a glance

National Park



2-3 nights


Moderate (4 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Inverness


Inverness Airport (INV)

About Inverness

in the country Scotland Inverness (Inverness itineraries) has a population of 46,870. And also, the nearest city of Inverness is Glasgow. It offers you the possibility to relax next toby a river. And also, Inverness (Inverness itineraries) is located in center Scotland. Inverness (Inverness itineraries) fits perfect for a cultural trip.

Things to do

, where I’m going to speak about experiential travel and social media for business at a conference. I’ve flown into Inverness and have some time to explore while I wait for my transfer to the island. Before arriving, I looked online for things to do in Inverness. But I’m a fan of visiting Britain’s underdog ...


Things to Do in Inverness

Things to Do in Inverness and Beyond

9. Inverness Town House

10. Victoria Market

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As you may expect, there is a ton of things to do here and a lot going on to fill your time with. So we have made a comprehensive list of the top things to do in Inverness so your trip is filled with only the best of the best. ...


Final thoughts on the best things to do in Inverness

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Inverness is city that feels more like a market town, set beside the River Ness, and gateway to the Scottish Highlands. I visited in September and found that there’s plenty of things to see in Inverness for those who love the beautiful scenery and want to dip into the history and ..

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Inveraray is a town in Argyll and Bute, Scotland (plan Scotland itineraries) that enjoys a picturesque setting on the shores of Loch Fyne, where it meets Loch Shira. Established in 1745 by the 3rd Duke of Argyll, head of the powerful Clan Campbell, the town is an absolute set piece of Scottish Georgia (plan Georgia itineraries)n architecture.


Top 6 Must-Visit Places In The Scottish Highlands

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Eat & drink

However, there are plenty of options from luxury to penny-pinching budget if you are organised and this North Coast accommodation guide will help you make the right choice for your type of trip. for a free itinerary, budget and ridiculously stunning images if I don’t say so myself.


North Coast 500 Bed and Breakfast

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We only made the trip to Brodie Castle because it was relatively close and as we had purchased a short term National Trust of Scotland passit wouldn’t cost us a thing to visit! ...

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Inverness Castle isn’t actually open to the public, apart from one tower that you can climb for a view over the city. There is a small admission fee for the Castle Viewpoint and on a clear or sunny day it is absolutely worth it. There are several floors with exhibitions to explore on the way up.

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There are plenty of hot spots in town to test the local whiskies and ales – and if you’re feeling brave, maybe even the haggis! ...

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In April 1746, the battle lines were drawn at Culloden between the Jacobite forces of Charles Edward Stuart and the Redcoat army of the Hanoverian King of England (England itineraries), George I. In just an hour the battle that could have changed the course of English history was over, leaving over 1000 of the Scottish Jacobites dead on ...


Visitor Information for Inverness

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The North Coast 500 is the most popular road trip in Scotland and we’ve put together a comprehensive 1 week North Coast 500 itinerary to help drivers navigate this driving route. This detailed day-by-day North Coast 500 itinerary covers all the basic detailsand ..


1 Week North Coast 500 Itinerary Map

7 Day North Coast 500 Itinerary

Day 4 of North Coast 500 Itinerary: Tongue to Lochinver

Day 1 of North Coast 500 Itinerary: Inverness to Dornoch

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I recently took an incredible road trip driving around the Outer Hebrides in North West Scotland (more about Scotland itineraries). This got me thinking about the road trip I took driving Scotland’s North Coast 500route a little while back. I don’t know why I’ve never written about it – it was one of the best road trips of my life.

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As the capital of the Scottish Highlands, Inverness is a compact city that’s punches above its weight with places to stay, eat and shop. It’s a jumping off point for exploring the Highlands or driving the North Coast 500, but it’s also well worth exploring in its own right. Inverness (visit Inverness itineraries)’ streets might not be packed with ...

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If you are looking for alternative accommodation in Inverness, perhaps something a little different or more unique than your typical hotels then take a look at our best Airbnb Inverness options. We have chosen our top places to stay in Inverness in Scotland whether you are looking to remain within the city or around ...

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Looking for a specific place to stay? These are our highest recommendations for places to stay in Inverness. ...


Inverness 7 Best Neighborhoods to Stay in

Final Thoughts on Where to Stay in Inverness?

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Maybe there was something to that after all. We had been in Scotland for only a week or so and already we could understand everything everyone said. The clan tent at the Inverness (see itineraries) Highland Games is the place to go for a quick check on your ancestry. They’ve got the computers running and ..

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. is well located in the heart of Inverness, close to the river and has a stylish but informal atmosphere. ...


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