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To really be "in the know" about Inverness & Loch Ness, follow our blog! We regularly post insider tips to help you make the most of your visit as well as information on the best sights to see, places to eat and things to do.

Find Out What’s on in Inverness this Winter

7 December 2017

Find out all about what’s on in Inverness this winter in this fun-filled blog. From Christmas markets and Ceilidhs to the Snowman Rally and snow sports…

Scottish Christmas and New Year Traditions

7 December 2017

Find out all about Scottish Christmas and New Year Traditions right here. Did you know that Christmas was not celebrated in Scotland until recently? And...

Winter Activities in Scotland’s Highlands to Keep the Blood Pumping

30 November 2017

It’s cold outside, but these winter activities in Scotland are guaranteed to warm you up! From winter walks, to snow sports, to adventure in the mountains …

Hogmanay 2017 Packages, Celebrating Hogmanay in and around Inverness and Loch Ness

24 November 2017

Looking for things to do this New Year and Hogmanay 2017 Packages? We have it all in the Highlands. Visit Inverness Loch Ness and look no further...

Xmas Breaks in the Highlands

3 November 2017

Looking for the perfect Xmas Breaks in Scotland? Look no further! The Highlands has it all. So Visit Inverness Loch Ness and start your journey...

The Best Places to Wrap Up Your Christmas Shopping

1 November 2017

Join us for some Scottish Christmas shopping gift ideas with our latest blog on the best Inverness shopping. From Scottish boutiques to Garden Centres...

Holidays in beautiful Scotland

20 October 2017

Join us in Inverness by Loch Ness for the ultimate of holidays in Scotland and visit 4 of the most beautiful places in Inverness and Loch Ness that prove Scotland is the most beautiful country in the world…

Scottish Wedding Venues

19 October 2017

Picking the ultimate Scottish Wedding Venue for your big day can be a daunting prospect. That’s why our Visit Inverness Loch Ness members, The Waterside Hotel in Inverness have come to the rescue…

Haunted Highlands Ghost Stories

25 September 2017

Visit our Haunted Highlands this Halloween with a host of ghost stories to chill you to the bones! From haunted Scottish battlefields and tragic Scottish castle love stories to some more modern haunts you may not have guessed…

Autumn in Loch Ness and Inverness

18 September 2017

There’s something magical about autumn in Loch Ness and Inverness. The vibrant colours, breath-taking scenery, endless wildlife and a variety of things to do …

Halloween in Inverness and Loch Ness

12 September 2017

If you are spending this Halloween in Inverness and Loch Ness and are looking for things to do, take a look at these great haunted places to visit this Halloween.

Stand Up Paddleboarding

18 August 2017

What do you get when the Visit Inverness Loch Ness team spend a day mastering Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP)? A SUPer day out!

South Loch Ness Trail

17 August 2017

It’s hard not to fall in love with Loch Ness’ beautiful scenery. So for anyone looking to take on the great South Loch Ness Trail, here’s everything you need to know.

Highland Military Tattoo

16 August 2017

Military pipe bands, the Queen’s Colour Squadron Drill Team, a Typhoon fly past and loads more fun. Get ready for the Highland Military Tattoo.

Kayaking holidays in Scotland

7 August 2017

Kayaking holidays in Scotland – the greatest outdoor adventure in and around Loch Ness and Inverness. Enjoy kayaking and canoeing in the Scottish Highlands.

Wild Swimming

26 July 2017

There’s nothing quite like a bit of wild swimming in some of the Scottish Highlands’ favourite lochs. From Loch Mhor to Loch Beinn a’ Mheadhoin, we tell you all about the best spots for wild swimming.

Who Knew? Fun Facts About Loch Ness

10 July 2017

There’s more to Loch Ness than meets the eye. Just take a look at these 10 interesting facts about Loch Ness and its most famous resident in our latest blog.

Highland Getaway

26 June 2017

With so much to do and even more to see, it’s easy to see why The Highland Club is a Highland getaway beautiful in every way.

Hiking trails around Inverness and Loch Ness

25 June 2017

When it comes to hiking in the Highlands, there are so many wonderful hiking trails around Inverness and Loch Ness. Take a look at 3 of our favourites.

5 Things to Look Forward To At Loch Ness KnitFest 2017

12 June 2017

Needle little knitting inspiration ahead of Loch Ness KnitFest 2017? We’re counting down our favourite 5 things to look forward to at this year’s festival.

Tours from Inverness: the Highlands on Your Doorstep

11 June 2017

Planning a trip to the Scottish Highlands? Take the road less travelled with these great Highland tours from Inverness. From Speyside and Skye to Loch Ness …

Highland Whisky Distilleries: Mastering the Single Malt

12 May 2017

When thinking about Scotland, there is a fair chance that whisky will be a prominent feature. Indeed, it is so synonymous with Scotland that it is often simply referred to as “Scotch”. From a simple recipe of malted barley, yeast and water, the skilled distillers can create a myriad of subtle flavours from the subtle sweet notes of Speyside to the powerful pungent smokiness of Islay.

Hidden Highlands: 3 Favourite Haunts in Inverness and Loch Ness

28 April 2017

Loch Ness and Inverness have got many well-known beauty spots. Like the classic view of Loch Ness from the shores of Dores. Or the beautiful, picturesque sights overlooking the River Ness. But here are three of our favourite “Hidden Highlands” haunts that you may not have heard of yet and that are well worth a visit!

Explore More of the Highlands on an Inverness Loch Ness Holiday

7 March 2017

Most people who book a break in the amazing Inverness Loch Ness area are aware of what attractions these two areas have to offer – but choosing an Inverness Loch Ness break also gives a great base to explore more of what the Highlands have to offer.
Here we take a look at just some of the additional Highland attractions that are within easy reach of Inverness Loch Ness...

Get Out and About in Glen Affric

28 February 2017

Just 15 miles west of Loch Ness lies beautiful Glen Affric, a haven of Highland beauty with a wide range of natural attractions on offer.
Visitors who want to walk on the wild side on their Highland holiday should ensure they make time to discover this hidden corner of the Highlands, which is home to some of the area’s most spectacular scenery!