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River Ness

Inverness, Scotland
+44 1456 450551
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Stunning

Beautiful drive around. Plenty of photo opportunities. Stunning scenery even on our day when it was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kasbah102
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Great walks

Upstream of the Ness Bridge the paths are well maintained, and it's easy to walk along both sides... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Horleylad
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Horley, United Kingdom
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This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for fishing salmon.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely walk” (79 reviews)
“both sides” (66 reviews)
“small islands” (20 reviews)
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Inverness, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful drive around. Plenty of photo opportunities. Stunning scenery even on our day when it was raining.

Thank Kasbah102
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upstream of the Ness Bridge the paths are well maintained, and it's easy to walk along both sides of the river. Make sure you go as far as the Ness Islands, where there are a series of bridges to take you from one side of...More

Thank Horleylad
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very beautiful, lots of photo taking opportunities, went to Fort Augustus and Drumnadrochit, and saw Loch Ness.

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great view with a very nice weather during our visit. Do walk alongside the river for more scenic shots.

Thank AvikB27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 5th visit ... first one in Winter. And yet, there is so much life in and around the river. Inverness is what it is because of Ness. The sights in Winter are far more varied,less predictable and hence exciting. Every day can look and...More

Thank Rittickc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breath taking views to stimulate your imagination. I loved this setting. The peace and quiet was unbelievable. Sit or stroll and take in the calm. You will not regret it. I think we were the only ones there.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

River Ness and Loch Ness are totally stunning and worth a visit. Scenery is dramatic and you never know - you might just meet the monster

Thank TallisMum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed alonside the river and enjoyed the tranquility that one felt sitting on the benches along the river, especially with a good coffee in the morning.

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent one night in Inverness. I arrived at night, had excellent mac'n'cheese (Orkney cheese!) in a pub and stayed at a quaint hotel overlooking the River Ness. In the morning I took a refreshing walk along both banks of the river.

Thank Rihana S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn't make a special trip to see it but it really is beautifully lit during winter. Perfect for a stroll during the evening with plenty of hotels and restaurants along the Riverside to stop and have a bite

Thank Jess D
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Flintstone89
7 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
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Teresa C
27 March 2015|
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Response from filthiestfish |
Yes-I even managed to fit 8!
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