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This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for fishing salmon.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
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“lovely walk” (76 reviews)
“both sides” (63 reviews)
Inverness, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We recently stayed in a hotel right on the quay of the river Ness in Inverness. Right in the heart of the city, a walk along the banks was beautiful, relaxing, and calm. Foot traffic was constant, but never threatening, even at night.

1  Thank abigailinpgh
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I totally understand why there is this mystical nessy.... This loch...this river is just musically beautiful. I was trully indulged.....over indulged

Thank James K
Reviewed 6 days ago

We drove from Inverness to Fort William, Beautiful scenery and well worth taking your time. All ages should enjoy this trip. The Photographers dream if the weather is good, We had no wind and the sun on the still waters reflected the hills in the...More

Thank sandytravel2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Loch Ness cruise was an enjoyable boat ride and the scenery was lovely. We all know we are not going to see the Loch Ness monster, however, I think they could have 'played it up' a bit and made it more exciting.

Thank Mary v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I walked along the River Ness from the Center og Inverness to the Ness Islands and back. When I was there the bridge from the Island to the Castle side was closed for repairs. The walk was so nice that I didn't mind walking back...More

1  Thank Kira G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bus and boat ride were great. Enjoyed the Loch, views along the river and the Beautiful scenery.

Thank natasha t
Reviewed 1 week ago

peaceful and quiet. with many seats to enjoy the view or read. Also, the sidewalk is very pleasant, both sides. wonderful pictures from the bridges. Nice to be there in May, not so much raining and during night time at very late hours you don't...More

Thank Eva B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Disappointed that Nessie didn't appear, but what a beautiful place to stop and see this lake in person.

Thank Mumsy7711
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a walk along the river, visited St Andrews Cathedral, well worth doing and then across the road bridge and into town. A very pleasant evening walk which felt safe.

Thank Sockknitter5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful... Fast flowing peaceful water. Ness Island has so many lovely places to sit and eat or just watch the river flow past.

Thank Robyne T
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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!