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River Ness

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Address: Inverness, Scotland
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This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for...

This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for fishing salmon.

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The river runs through it

The river runs through the centre of the city with nice walks along the riverbank and the islands which are connected by a series of foot bridges

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The river runs through the centre of the city with nice walks along the riverbank and the islands which are connected by a series of foot bridges

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South East England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are fed up with all the shops and lots of lochs then head out of Inverness and keep to the banks of the river. Stay on the north side and head in the direction of Drumnadrochit for an hours stroll. You will pass the cathedral and the theatre but keep going and stick with the river. Its a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely stunning. I have only seen views to rival here when we were at the summit of Mount Etna! Fresh air and a fab local pub (Dores Inn) made it really memorable :) Would highly recommend

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Wakefield
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very beautiful part of the world, thoroughly stunning. Took a few walks along the river, very fast flowing, but the paths are very accessible and have lots of mid route things to see

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s by far the best way to get to see a city and learn a bit about the history. Its comfortable and the hop on/off flexibility allows you to visit the many parts with ease. – Sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in a hotel overlooking this beautiful river. We visited in December and the bridges over the river were all lit with lovely decoations.

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large flowing river with lots of interesting buildings and bridges along the banks. When we went the river was e trembly strong and levels were high but great walk.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was with my children three ays in Inverness, One of they we were in river Ness. It's very peaceful & nice park & nature

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have completed this walk many times whilst visiting Inverness, in all different seasons and it never disappoints. It is peaceful and beautiful and easy to do. There are no hills or inclines so it is easy for most people (I am not sure if it is fully wheelchair accessible but there are definitely large stretches of it that are... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived just after Hogmanay and the Christmas decorations were still up. We checked into our hotel, walked across the bridge on the River Ness - fast current - and up into the pedestrian walk where my daughter gravitated right to the Primark to shop. Saw many things she liked - nothing that fit. It was a store she'd shopped... More 

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