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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.

Surprising Loch Ness Facts (we all know of Nessie, but what other myths, legends and facts are there

18 January 2018

Here we have some interesting Loch Ness facts and stories that will fascinate you. Did you know about the witches who fought, the bomber that sank or how Nessie may...

Things to do near Inverness when staying with us

9 January 2018

There are so many places to visit in and around Inverness. So we've collated our top pick of things to do near Inverness when you visit to help...

Scotland’s Must-See Attractions for your Travel Bucket List

5 January 2018

Putting together a Travel Bucket List? Take inspiration from our selection of must-see attractions and places to visit in Inverness and Loch Ness, Scotland…

3 Exciting Highland Events this 2018 | Visit Inverness Loch Ness

7 December 2017

If you are looking to see what upcoming Highlands Events are on this 2018 then read on. With Belladrum Music Festival, Ullapool Book Festival and...

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...

Stunning Scottish Highland Wedding Venues |Visit Inverness Loch Ness

7 December 2017

If you are looking to book your fairytale wedding then look no further. Choose from an array of stunning Scottish Highland Wedding venues that will…

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.