Set on Scotlands North East coast where the River Ness Meets the Moray Firth, the city of Inverness has long been a tourist attraction for visitors from far and wide. With it’s mystical hill top castle and the mysteries of Loch Ness close by, Inverness makes for a perfect city break to both relax and explore.
Known as the Highland Capital, Inverness has still managed to hold onto it’s market town roots. With its renowned Victorian Market and illustrious Inverness Old Town, this beautiful tourist hotspot has an abundance of things to see and do, no matter what your tastes.
If you are looking to take a short break in Inverness, you will find plenty to do during your stay, and without doubt, the beautiful scenery and vibrant culture will leave you wanting to come back time and time again. Take the time to surround yourself in the breathtaking landscapes that surround the River Ness, meander and explore the flora and fauna and see nature at its best with a tour of the Inverness Botanical Gardens, or take a stroll around the Inverness Museum and Art Gallery or the stunningly appointed St Andrews Cathedral.
Definitely a city break location for the whole family, Inverness has built a family friendly reputation and offers something for everyone. Staying in Inverness also gives its visitors the opportunity to travel further afield, with places such as Loch Ness just a short drive away, and a number of organised day trips to and from The Isle of Sky, The Orkney Islands, and other destinations which will see you taking a boat ride or a wine tasting tour, Inverness undoubtedly makes a fantastic base to rest your head after a busy and fun fuelled day of soaking up some magnificent culture.
If you’re looking to get out and about in the evenings, Inverness nightlife is simply buzzing with a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Catering for all tastes and budgets, Inverness restaurants are aplenty, as are bars and cafes. With bars and restaurants serving up traditional foods and original entertainment, this part of the Scottish Highlands truly is a place where everything is on the doorstep, making Inverness the perfect getaway destination for couples and a fantastic holiday hotspot for the entire family.