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Loch Ness Marathon 2021

Nearly time for the festival of running 2021!

Create the perfect Inverness and Loch Ness itinerary

Let us help you create the perfect bespoke itinerary for your trip to Inverness and Loch Ness!

City of Inverness Recovery Marketing

Working Together for a City-Wide Recovery

Inverness Loch Ness shown globally.

Visit Inverness Loch Ness attended SITE NITE all NITE that was broadcast LIVE all around the world!

Loch Ness Ranger

New fund provides seasonal post to ease pressures

Explore Our Highland Wildlife

Are you looking to explore Highland wildlife? If so then read on and see where to can catch a glimpse of a variety of Scottish species.

A Nature Reserve in the Heart of the Highland Capital

Explore this hidden gem in Inverness – a must-do for wildlife enthusiasts!

The Secret of the Serpent Stone

Today we have a guest post from long time Nessie hunter and Loch Ness mystery blogger Roland Watson, who shares an intriguing discovery he made on the shore.

Everything You Need To Know About The South Loch Ness Trail

For anyone visiting Loch Ness, one of the best ways to enjoy the majesty and wonder of the Scottish Highlands is on foot.

Drive Safely – Enjoy Single Track Roads

Driving on Single Track Roads in Scotland

Spring has Sprung in Scotland

Spring Activities in Inverness and Loch Ness

Have Fun Whatever the Weather

Indoor Activities for a Rainy Day in Inverness and Loch Ness

Car-Free Holidays in Inverness and Loch Ness

Many of our Inverness and Loch Ness visitors arrive in the area by air or rail. And although hiring a car is very popular, it’s not a must.

Things You Need to Know Before Coming to Scotland

So, you’re thinking of adding Inverness and Loch Ness to your travel bucket list?

The Highlands on Your Doorstep

Tours from Inverness

A SUPer day out on the water!

Stand Up Paddleboarding in Inverness and Loch Ness

The Best Lochs To Go Kayaking In And Around Loch Ness And Inverness

Kayaking Holidays in Scotland

The Perfect Romantic Highland Getaway

Fall in Love with Romantic Holidays in Scotland

Five Loch Ness and Inverness Attractions for your Bucket List

Our Highland Travel Bucket List

In Search of the Real Dun Bonnet

Dun Bonnet’s Cave in Foyers

Beautiful Gardens Around Inverness and Loch Ness

Come and Explore our Loch Ness and Inverness Gardens

Explore Inverness and Loch Ness on Two Wheels!

Cycle Around Loch Ness and Inverness

A Highland Hogmanay in Scotland

How to Celebrate Hogmanay in the Highlands

Best Places in Inverness to Wrap Up Your Christmas Shopping

Christmas Shopping in Inverness

What’s on in Inverness Winter 2018-19

What’s on this Winter in the Highlands?

Winter Activities to Get the Blood Pumping

Our Favourite Winter Activities in Scotland

Exploring Glen Affric’s Autumn Colours

Glen Affric Walks this Autumn

Etape Loch Ness 2018

The fifth annual Etape Loch Ness 2018 cycling sportive (that means it’s a challenge, not a race!) took place on Sunday 29th April 2018. 

Exciting Highland Events in 2020

What’s on in the Highlands in 2020?

The Highland Midge

How to avoid Midges in the Scottish Highlands

Visiting Loch Ness from Inverness

Getting from Inverness to Loch Ness

Explore these Hidden Highland Treasures

Hidden Gems in the Scottish Highlands

Where to go Wild Swimming in the Highlands

Wild Swimming in Scotland near Inverness and Loch Ness

Finding the Best Scones in Inverness and Loch Ness

Scone-tastic Scottish Eateries!

The Best Al Fresco Dining in Inverness and Loch Ness

The Highlands may not be known for al fresco dining. But really, it’s time to change this!

So where Is Loch Ness exactly?

Where is Loch Ness?

The Best Hiking Trails Around Inverness And Loch Ness

Our Top Three Hiking Trails

Highland Whisky Distilleries: Mastering the Single Malt

When thinking about Scotland, there is a fair chance that whisky will be a prominent feature. 

A Journey through Time

Explore the many prehistoric sites and standing stones near Inverness.

What’s the Weather like in Inverness?

Inverness Weather: We Reveal Some Surprising Facts!

Follow the River Nairn from the Seaside to Cawdor

We have already introduced you to a few walks around Inverness and Loch Ness, but don’t miss a visit to the villages and visitor attractions east of Inverness!