Red stag in the rain in Scotland

Have Fun Whatever the Weather

Indoor Activities for a Rainy Day in Inverness and Loch Ness As summer turns to autumn here in Inverness and Loch Ness, we’re seeing a few more rainy days. But that isn’t stopping us from having fun! Our region offers a huge choice of indoor attractions and activities you can enjoy in all weathers! Castles and Museums […]

Cup of tea and scones with jam and cream

Finding the Best Scones in Inverness and Loch Ness

Scone-tastic Scottish Eateries! If you think of all the great food specialities you can find around Loch Ness and Inverness, maybe venison, salmon haggis will come to mind. These are all very nice, of course, and our eat and drink section will give you many ideas where you can sample all this lovely local produce. […]

Road with a green Loch Ness sign

Explore Inverness and Loch Ness on Two Wheels!

Cycle Around Loch Ness and Inverness The Inverness and Loch Ness region offer cycling routes for all abilities, from easy family rides to challenging cycling sportives! For Beginners and Families There are many cycle routes suitable for beginners and groups of mixed ability. One good example is the “Dochgarroch Loop”, which starts from Tomnahurich Bridge […]

The Clava cairns near Inverness

A Journey through Time

Explore the many prehistoric sites and standing stones near Inverness. As you will know, Stone Circles have been getting a lot of attention recently thanks to ‘Outlander’. So here we will explore the pre-historic sites and stone circles we have in our area. And there are more of them than to be expected! Clava Cairns For those […]

Cruising on Loch Ness

Explore Loch Ness with Google Maps

Virtual Tours of Loch Ness This great video from the people at Google Maps explains their motivation in mapping Loch Ness for the internet audience, as well as giving you a little taster of what you can expect when you explore the area online with their amazing over and underwater tours of Loch Ness. Using […]

What’s Happening at the Inverness Film Festival?

The 13th annual Inverness Film Festival will bring five days of film fun to the Highland capital from 4th – 8th November 2015. Inverness Film Festival to Focus on Adventure The 13th annual Inverness Film Festival kicks off in the Highland capital tonight with the Scottish premiere of John Crowley’s critically acclaimed Brooklyn at Eden […]