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The largest fresh-water loch in the United Kingdom.

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Stunning Scenery In All Seasons!

Went for a drive in windy wintry weather but that didn't detract from the beauty of the area although it was sometimes blizzarding so hard it was difficult to see to admire the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
alibats61
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Dundee, United Kingdom

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a drive in windy wintry weather but that didn't detract from the beauty of the area although it was sometimes blizzarding so hard it was difficult to see to admire the scenery.Kudos to all the hardy walkers and runners who were braving the elements and we certainly didn't envy from our cosy warm car, but I guess they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful place to relax with family,friends or just for yourself. Take boat trip and enjoy stunning views overlooking Ben Nevis.

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Emerald, Australia
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113 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

A massive Loch between Glasgow and Oban, I find Loch Lomond stunning. Even in rainy weather the loch is imposing and impressive. To me, Loch Lomond is far more impressive than Loch Ness. For great views, stop off at Luss, which is a beautiful town in its own right.

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

We spend three days in the Loch Lomond area. This area of Scotland is absolutely beautiful and well worth taking in as part of your tour of the region. There is a great deal to do, including hiking, cycling (very hilly), boating (all types), and touring. The small communities are worth seeking out; the history and treasures are found there.... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

Easy to get to and a nice walk down to the Loch. The views are spectacular especially on a clear day, which were where blessed to enjoy!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Stopped off in Luss to look around - the weather was absolutely miserable! Visibility was very poor, and we couldn't see very much. Very small town so easy to walk around and look at the "sites". The church was very pretty and had some interesting historical points. Only took about 20 minutes in total to walk around. When the rain... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

A beautiful, gentle area of Scotland. Easy access in several locations from Highway A82. Picnic spots, boat ramps, information and maps along the shores. Just a wonderful stop along the largest lake in Scotland. Was here in July 2013.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

What to say about Loch and Ben Lomond. Simply magic. This is a place to deserves more than visiting. One is obliged to live in it. Simply drive and walk by the shores of the loch, or better even, sail on the loch. Finally just walk up to the top of Ben Lomond to enjoy an enchanted view of the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

If you are traveling to the north from Edinburgh, you should do the rest stop at Loch Lomond, the largest lake in Scotland. Because the area around 72 square kilometer, you should go to the south of the lake. Their is a a castle right on the lake shore, Balloch Castle. It is free for the public to visit, other... More 

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Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

The shores of Loch Lomond are beautiful and serene. A visit to the small village of Luss is definitely a must. Walking the shores around Balloch and walking the trails and roads around Luss make for a nice relaxing day.

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