Category Archives: Inverness Attractions

Haunted Places In Inverness: Spook-tacular Ways To Spend This Halloween In Inverness

1. Visit A Haunted Castle: The Ghost Of Cawdor Castle Just north of Inverness is a lovely Highland castle with a flare for the dramatic. Cawdor Castle has always had a tenuous relationship with the works of William Shakespeare. In Shakespeare’s Macbeth, Macbeth became the Thane of Cawdor and lived in Cawdor Castle. And while […]

3 Things We Love About Visiting Urquhart Castle

Urquhart Castle is perhaps one of the most iconic attractions in all of Inverness and Loch Ness. Once a mighty fortress protecting the north from raiders and invaders, the ancient ruins and forgotten battlefields tell the story of strife, struggle and war in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. For centuries the Castle has been […]

5 Great Summer Holiday Ideas In And Around Inverness

Summer time is family fun time. So for anyone spending their summer holidays in Inverness, we’ve put together a list of summer holiday ideas in Inverness and the surrounding Highlands packed full of things to do with the kids, great kids days out and summer holiday activities for kids of all ages. 1. Highland Aviation […]

What’s Behind The Tourism Growth In Inverness?

There’s no denying Inverness is in the midst of a tourism boom. While the rest of the UK has been enjoying an increase in tourism, our sleepy Highland capital is pitted to be one of the top European destinations this year. With more and more fabulous festivals, visitor attractions and world-famous sites, we thought we’d […]

Loch And Load: Things To Do In Loch Ness During Your Next Inverness Holiday

What’s a holiday in Inverness without exploring the mighty Loch Ness? With monster myths and ancient legends, no other place in all the world can boast a more magical, mysterious heritage. It’s a place of wonder and curiosity. A place where history and legend meet. A place that feeds the imagination. In short, it is […]

24 Hours In Inverness: What To Do in Inverness In A Day?

Whether you’re in town for a day or simply passing through en route one of the great Scottish Road Trips in the Highlands, make the most of your time in Inverness with this helpful guide of what to do in Inverness in a day. From ancient castles and beautiful river walks to quirky attractions and […]

On Location: Starring Famous Places Near Inverness

With our beautiful scenery and enchanting villages, the Scottish Highlands have seen their fair share of big screen productions. Braveheart, Macbeth and Disney’s Brave have all shared the spotlight with the Scottish Highlands. And the magical Glenfinnan Viaduct will forever be known as the path the Hogwarts Express travelled en route to everyone’s favourite school […]

10 Reasons Why Visiting The Scottish Highlands Should Be On Everyone’s Bucket List

There’s something enchanting about the Scottish Highlands. From the rolling glens and towering Munros to the ancient castles and captivating Highland clans, the Highlands are known the world over as a place of indescribable beauty, wilderness and wonder. Today, visiting the Scottish Highlands has found its way to the top of many adventurers’ travel bucket […]

3 Ways To Stay Cool This Summer: Summer Activities In Inverness

Spring has sprung and summer is in the air. And while Scotland may not be known for its sunny weather, here in the Highlands things really heat up in the summer months. With fabulous festivals, amazing activities, sensational attractions and an endless supply of things to do for the whole family, there is no place […]