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The Falls of Foyers

Foyers IV2 6XU, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 3 attractions in Foyers
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Waterfalls
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Craigavon, United Kingdom
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258 reviews 258 reviews
106 attraction reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Steep descent to a fork where you can choose to view the falls from above or below. Surrounded by pretty woodland . Shop, Cafe & parking across the road from the falls entrance. Located on the South side of Loch Ness.

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Almeria, Spain
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10 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

ok but there was not much water falls to see but the wood lands area was amazing and the views great, the caffe shop at the top is nice and the cakes amazing but the staff there not too freindly. the hot chocolate good though. worth a visit and as we are from spain and the name FOYERS means to... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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33 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

If you are driving along this side of Loch Ness, do make a point to stop at this pretty waterfall. It is pretty decent sized and impressive, and also really beautiful. Climb down is pretty steep, but not an issue as long as you are moderately fit at least. No vertigo inducing or slippery parts on the trail. Parking is... More

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Peterhead, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Nice easy walk down lots of steps....Lovely waterfall and scenery! Worth all the huffing and puffing back up the steps!

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Newtonmore, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
10 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Lovely woodland walk with wonderful views of waterfalls and deep pools. Possible to see red squirrels.

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Canby, Oregon
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57 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The Falls of Foyers is a significant waterfall and relatively easy to get to if you are taking the drive on the east side of Loch Ness. The trail down to the first overlook is steep enough to be a concern for any person with mobility issues. Once you get to the overlook, the view is definitely worth the exertion.... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

To get there you have already been on an adventure. You follow the signs , go the back way,up steep, single track tarmacadam roads, amid the highland woodlands,on until you come across the small settlement as if transported from somewhere else to the middle of no- where. Follow the signs ,a parking spot may be available next to the cafe.Directly... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

A beautiful waterfall that is well worth the steep climb back up the steps after you have seen it. Well laid out steps down to the waterfall, with an upper and lower viewing point. We continued the walk down to Foyers which was well worth it on a gorgeous day to end up on the shores of Loch Ness. Toilet... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
7 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This was part of a short walking holiday in Scotland focusing on waterfalls - there are some stunning ones in Scotland all along or near to the Great Glen Way. Falls of Foyers was one of four I visited, Steall Falls (near Fort William) Plodda Falls and Dog Falls (both near each other and north of Fort Augustus) were the... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This was a very nice stop on our drive around Loch Ness, there are quite a few steps down (and then up again...) but it was more than worth it, there are a cafe and public convinience at the parkinglot

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