Many of Scottish Highlands’s most interesting sights are close to Inverness, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two of the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Inverness Museum and Art Gallery and the incredible Inverness Castle. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find nearby Inverness are the Eastgate Shopping Centre and Inverness Cathedral.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Go and see a lively show at the Eden Court Theatre.
If the sun is shining, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and appreciate the local natural destinations. Enjoy some of the scenic urban parks such as Bellfield Park.
Caledonian Stadium is the perfect place to experience Scottish Highlands’s passion for soccer, and to see local favorites, the Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C., in action. On match days the stadium becomes a sea of blue and red, as local soccer lovers flock together to support their home-grown heroes.
After a day seeing the sights around Inverness, stay the night in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Holiday Inn Express Inverness, the Glen Mhor Hotel, or the Royal Highland Hotel.