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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 walk on the sides on the Ness rives is perhaps the most amazing and beautiful thing that has happened to me during my stay in Scotland. Add the Greig Street Bridge, and the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The walk on the sides on the Ness rives is perhaps the most amazing and beautiful thing that has happened to me during my stay in Scotland. Add the Greig Street Bridge, and the inverness castle to the backdrop, it completes the painting that you have been craving for. Yes, the whole set up looks like a painting. 10/10 for... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

loch ness is deep in beautiful landscape, it took us most of the day to capture the splendour but it was well worth the visit

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

Great and interesting walks along both sides of this river with several crossings available on pedestrian only footbridges that are well maintained from the Victorian age.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The walk along the riverside from the centre of Inverness to the bridges onto the islands, and across to the far shore is very pleasant, and feels a million miles away from any city centre, but is in fact only minutes away. You can continue along to the Botanic Gardens, Bught Park and Whin Park, or onto the Caledonian Canal.... More 

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Birmingham, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucky to drop on brilliant early winter weather and really enjoyed my riverside walks. Beautiful stuff. Recommended.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had some lovely long walks alongside the River Ness..it is easily accessible from the city centre and very enjoyable.

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Valencia, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a day from Loch Ness to Inverness next to the river ness with beautiful walks. I will repeat!

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat morning saw us on the road again ... Heading towards Loch Ness. Was a bit disappointed that Nessie didn't extend the same welcome as the other native inhabitants in Scotland. The road on our route followed the lochs with many beautiful spots. Even the grey cloudy day didn't dampen our enthusiasm.. We had several stops and visited the ruins... More 

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

Lovely walks both ways from the city. Best one is along past the Bught park then over the bridge on to the Ness Islands. Make your way back along the islands then down the other side of the river.

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

We visited Nessie Island on our walk and this was very pretty, clean and the views were beautiful. Lots of families were along the route. With the autumn colours it was fantastic for taking pictures. We saw lots of wild life, which was refreshing coming from London. We walked for a few hours and saw many stopping points for a... More 

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