Spectacular even if you don’t believe in monsters

Discover the history, experiences, people and places that surround Inverness and Loch Ness.

The official website for the Inverness & Loch Ness tourism destination

Everything you need in one place to plan the perfect holiday, day out or most exciting adventure! Discover the best places to stay in Inverness and Loch Ness, explore all the exciting food and drink options of Inverness city or in the rural communities surrounding Loch Ness and create the most amazing itinerary with all that there is to see and do In Inverness and Loch Ness.

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.


What's on In Inverness and Loch Ness

Find out what's on throughout the year in Inverness and Loch Ness on our helpful What's on calendar of events. There may be something not to miss during your trip or you may find something to inspire you to come and visit!

Be inspired and discover more!

Discover our history, explore our waters, meet our people, taste the Highlands, experience nature ... and find our monster!

Come and experience the very best of Inverness and Loch Ness, read our inspiration guides to create the best itinerary to fit everything in ....

we can guarantee you will need to stay for longer!

Memories to be made for a lifetime - don’t just dream it, live it!

Discover Our Stories

We've been discovering stories since 565AD when St Columba first saw Nessie, come and discover our stories!

Explore the Highlands

From picturesque villages and untamed wilderness to the rolling hills and legendary Loch Ness monster, make Visit Inverness Loch Ness your single port of call when planning a holiday to one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland.

Celebrating Christmas in the Highlands

Autumn and Winter Events in Inverness and Loch Ness

A Highland Hogmanay in Scotland

How to Celebrate Hogmanay in the Highlands

‘‘Loch Ness is one of those rare destinations that engages everyone, from children enchanted with Nessie, to adults interested in photography, hiking and more. It combines Jacobite history, stunning scenery and the possibility of a monster sighting, ensuring it’s a perfect destination all year round, for all ages.’’

Discover Britain Magazine

Go! Visit Inverness Loch Ness

All of this is waiting for you, whether you like to go fast, slow, high or low, some things you just have to experience for yourself!