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Nessie Spotting

Just stunning to look at all along the length. Suggest Inverness at night, sitting outside the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris B
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Gorgeous Ness Islands Walking Trail

Our hostess at the Lynver Guest House recommended this walk by the river, an easy hour long route... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mumbai, India
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This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for fishing salmon.
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Inverness, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just stunning to look at all along the length. Suggest Inverness at night, sitting outside the Waterside Hotel with a drink!

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hostess at the Lynver Guest House recommended this walk by the river, an easy hour long route along the river that transports you far away from the hustle of a big city. The Ness Islands, are a group of islands in the middle of...More

Thank Anuj_Mithani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our cruise went up this river into the lake. It is a very serene river with pretty scenery. You will see many boats and homes along the way.

Thank ntflady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love waterways and this is a most beautiful creation of nature. Enjoy it with a quiet stroll along the banks. Such a calming and serene setting.

Thank RonaldF716
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you must put Loch Ness on your bucket list! It has always been on mine and eventually I got to see it and was awe struck. Beautiful. I have travelled all over the world and never been to Scotland, let alone the Highlands. I want...More

Thank Europa101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take advantage of the sights along the river. Walk into and through the shopping district and if you wish find an eatery for lunch or dinner.

Thank rsf4sail
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While walking alongside the river, heading towards the Botanic Gardens, I discovered a series of pathways that meander over several bridges and over the islands on the River Ness. Some of the pathways are: Ladies Walk, Ness Walk and Ness Bank. The river itself provides...More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk along the River Ness and onto Ness islands, nice at night to walk there aswell, when the Ness islands are lit up.

Thank steve1934
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ness might look peaceful, but when it has been raining in the hills it has huge power, very few people would be able to keep their heads above water when it is in spate. But then the Ness is a real river, not a...More

Thank grahamnairn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The river Ness runs through the centre of Inverness and has excellent angling opportunities through Inverness angling club, which celebrated it 100th Year of existence this year. There is also very good facilities along the river at Whin park for family walks. And it's a...More

Thank jmcdo07
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8 April 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
27 March 2015|
Response from filthiestfish |
Yes-I even managed to fit 8!

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