Category Archives: Things to do

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

What’s Hot This Summer? Inverness Summer Festivals To Look Forward To

NessCon: Inverness Summer Festivals Vs. Inverness Comic Con Attention all fans of the Marvel and DC multiverse. The newest addition to the Inverness summer festivals is here. The first ever NessCon (the newest Comic Con in Scotland) is around the corner. Taking place at Eden Court Theatre on the 8th and 9th of July, NessCon […]

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 […]

3 Great Day Tours From Inverness

As the unofficial capital of the Scottish Highlands, Inverness is without a doubt your gateway to the hidden wonders and untold mysteries of one of Scotland’s most mythical, magical regions. And with a number of day tours from Inverness to choose from, experiencing all the Highlands has to offer has never been this easy before. […]

Celebrate All Things Whisky With Inverness Whisky Tours, Tasting And Events

Here in our wee corner of the world, mastering the single malt is more than a way of life. It’s a right of passage. In fact, we love our whisky so much, we’ve dedicated a whole month to it. May is whisky month here in Scotland, and to celebrate, we’re toasting all the wonderful Inverness […]