River Ness, Inverness

4.6
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River Ness flows from Loch Ness to the Beauly Firth, running through Inverness and Loch Dochfur. It is one of the most important waterways in Scotland, and along its shores are Inverness Castle, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, Eden Court Theatre, and St. Andrew's Cathedral. The river flows through the center of Inverness and is traversed by many bridges that connect both sides of the city. You'll also find the Ness Islands where nature walks and fishing are popular activities with nearby facilities for sports and leisure. Take a short cruise down the river and peer into the water where you may see the Loch Ness Monster lurking in the shadows. Plan to see River Ness and other attractions that appeal to you using our Inverness sightseeing planner.
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  • Beautiful, through the city of Inverness and was part of the stories that I heard when I was a kid. I love to meet you!
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  • We walked along part of the River Ness on a bright Saturday afternoon and it is such a pleasant walk. Lots of people saying good morning and plenty of dog walkers. There are plenty of opportunities fo...  more »
  • Very beautiful view in the fall. Beautiful fast running water. You come there to rest. Urquhart castle is a must-see!
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  • Very good place
  • Well worth a walk alone the ness banks into inverness city center past the castle
  • Peaceful area to walk or sit and let the world pass by.
  • The gem in the heart of Inverness , beautiful walk round the river ... especially Ness Islands
  • Clear, very interesting
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