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Great walks and places to sit

Walking along the banks of the Ness in Inverness was extremely pleasant; a round trip is going via... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Preston, United Kingdom
Gorgeous River

The walks down by the river, both up and down stream, were amazing. Highly recommend going to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carly H
Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Walking along the banks of the Ness in Inverness was extremely pleasant; a round trip is going via the Islands in one direction and returning via the western bank (or vice versa). The views are very pleasant, there is shade on hot, sunny days (as...More

Thank astroian
Reviewed 1 week ago

The walks down by the river, both up and down stream, were amazing. Highly recommend going to the Islands on the River Ness. They were beautifully lit up and had lovely pathways.

Thank Carly H
Reviewed 1 week ago

True, it looks fantastic, but really, beware of the midgies! especially after the rain... Had a camping trip years ago also, in a campsite on the banks, that was great, but early out of the midgies way! Still, take a camera, you will regret it...More

1  Thank fidolio
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thats all it was actually. The guide on the boat sang Scottish songs which we enjoyed, it's very beautiful.

Thank Kumkum M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The River Ness is quite beautiful and flows through Inverness. I had a lovely view of it from my hotel and enjoyed the beauty of it.

Thank Elksmommy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The river is lovely as it flows through the historic district of Inverness. A paved walkway follows the river along both shores, and pedestrian/cycle bridges cross in several places. Very nice for a stroll.

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a boat trip you have got to see the views of loch ness the views are amazing and you can totally relax you might be lucky to see the famous monster only if your lucky tho!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank shannon297
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful and the town was charming as well. I was fascinated by the way the lochs operate moving the boast through.

Thank janetmarie63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The riverside has many beautiful hotels including The Columba. Lovely to stroll up and down the river side after dinner/breakfast.

Thank debleo2002
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Inverness and one evening took the walk along the paths lining the river which lead to the Ness Islands. We enjoyed this walk very much. The scenery along the way is beautiful and interesting. The river is beautiful and there are many...More

1  Thank Flower22225
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April 7, 2017|
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Response from lds1984 | Reviewed this property |
If you mean walking around ness islands, then it's as long as you like, you could speedwalk through them in ten mins, or stroll through in a couple of hours. We started on the south side of the river in town, walked along... More
Teresa C
March 26, 2015|
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Yes-I even managed to fit 8!