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    Inverness Castle

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    Bridge over River Ness

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    Inverness Castle

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    Inverness Centre and River Ness

Welcome to Inverness

The capital city of the Highlands where you’ll always find the warmest of welcomes – whether you choose to visit, explore, shop, relax – or really ‘live’ Inverness.

Inverness is an exceptional place – the real ‘in’ place to be – a busy, modern, vibrant city with a real buzz. Looking for the perfect destination for short breaks and holidays in the highlands – look no further.


Hotels in Inverness
Hotels in Inverness The Capital of the Highlands boasts a wealth of Inverness Accommodation to suit all budgets and tastes, from guesthouses to luxury Inverness Hotels.
Restaurants in Inverness
Restaurants in Inverness There are a wide variety of Restaurants in Inverness to suit all tastes and budgets & they can provide you with a 5 star culinary experience or a good quick bite to eat.
River Ness, Inverness
River Ness, Inverness The River Ness, Scottish Highlands runs for 6 miles from Loch Dochfour, adjoining Loch Ness – (the home of ‘Nessie’) through the centre of Inverness and out to the Beauly Firth.
Eden Court Inverness
Eden Court Inverness The Eden Court Theatre in Inverness, Scotland is situated near the city centre with views on to the River Ness, with a 75-seat restaurant, 3 bars and a selection of arts, cinema and entertainment.
Whisky Festival 2012 Inverness
Whisky Festival 2013 Inverness The Inverness Whiskey Festival was started in 2011 and has been a great success, giving you the opportunity to learn about Inverness Whiskey and have some fun along the way.
Inverness Golf
Inverness Golf Whether looking for an exclusively Scottish Highland Golf break or a game of Golf in Inverness while visiting the other attractions, you will find it all here in Capital of the Highlands.


Inverness Highland Games

Annual Highland Games featuring a mix of track and field events, displays and family entertainment. Open 10.00am - 6.00pm.

Belladrum Festival

Belladrum Estate, Beauly, Inverness
An eagerly anticipated landmark in the Scottish festival calendar, this family-friendly events includes over 90 acts.

Northern Meeting Piping Competitions

Bishops Road, Inverness
Solo piping contest with pipers from all over Northern Scotland. Open 8.30am. Senior Competition - Thursday and Friday. Junior Competition - Saturday

The Baxters Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running

Fort Augustus, Inverness, Highlands
The Baxters Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running is a notable fixture on the running calendar. The route starts at Fort Augustus and Foyers on the south side of Loch Ness, and will finish along the River Ness at Bught Park in the centre of Inverness.

City of Inverness Civic Bonfire and Fireworks Display

Inverness, Highlands
The Highland's capital hosts their annual fireworks display. Display begins at 7.30pm.