What to do in Inverness

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Urquhart Castle which includes building ruins and a lake or waterhole

Inverness Attractions

They say the best things come in small packages, and this delightful city is no exception. From impressive tourist attractions to thrilling adventures, there are so many fun things to do in Inverness.

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What to do in Inverness

Free Things to Do in Inverness

Sightseeing on a limited budget in Inverness? Spend time instead of cash on awesome experiences.

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery - Bring the whole family and enjoy a journey through history with each other.

Clava Cairns - Get to know some of the intriguing history of the area through this site.

Ness Islands - Sit for a while near the water to unwind and restore your energy.

Victorian Market - Stop here for a while and learn about the significance of this place to the locals.

Inverness Cathedral - Spend some time in prayer or meditation at this revered religious site.

Merkinch Local Nature Reserve - Prepare a picnic and enjoy a walk around the trees and shrubs.

Things to Do in Inverness with Kids

There's fun for all the family no matter where you wander in Inverness. Here are some family friendly experiences you can enjoy together that are sure to make your trip memorable:


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Inverness on a sunny day?
What to do in Inverness on a rainy day?
If it’s dark and drizzly out there, check out a Loch Lomond The Highlands & Stirling Castle & Hotel Pickup or a Whisky Tour -Speyside.
Are there cheap things to do in Inverness?
What can you do in Inverness for free?
You’ll hardly have time to take your wallet out of your bag with so many incredible free attractions:

  • Inverness Cathedral
  • Victorian Market
  • Ness Islands
  • Clava Cairns

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