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Ness Walk was lovely!

We spent a few days in Inverness and we absolutely adored it there. One of our favorite outings was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Austin, Texas
A lovely walk on a bright winters day

We walked along part of the River Ness on a bright Saturday afternoon and it is such a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for fishing salmon.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 February 2016

In order to see Scotland properly, it is a REQUIREMENT to visit Loch Ness. Those who are adventurous will take a drive either around the Loch or see its beauty by going all along the loch and onwards to the Isle of Skye. PROBABLY the...More

5  Thank Jim M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 February 2016

The tour boat basically goes to the Castle and back and the views on both sides are the same. You can easily drive and there are stops along the way to get out and view, and the castle (which is primarily ruins) can be visited...More

3  Thank JeanV22
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent a few days in Inverness and we absolutely adored it there. One of our favorite outings was to walk the Ness Walk. It was such a quiet walk that was rather unexpected with it being in the city. It was tranquil and perfectly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 for pictures. So peaceful yet right in the middle...More

Thank ClaireEllon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Inverness, Scotland is magical place and the River Ness is not to be missed. I only wish I brought my fishing rod. Lol

Thank jungleRN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stunning views, amazing scenery. We went in November so it was cold, so wrap up warm. Great for photos

Thank Jaynesaccount
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice and forgeous walking path on both sides of the river. Very pleasant walk, beautiful churches, listen to the bells toll. Nice!

Thank Winstoniscute
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the paths and views on both sides of the river. Easy to walk. Some walks during day-some at night. There are lights to walk paths. Very clean city too.

Thank J C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful scenery. the largest Lough, it seems to go on for ever. Stunning views and the drive goes all along the shore, breathtaking !

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of the bridges crossing the river Ness are wonderful and allow for stunning photography of the local architecture in any weather.

Thank Eva-casual
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

River Ness offers some beautiful views of the city and castle, and is perfect for a stroll or jog. Wear comfortable shoes

Thank flybazz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No drought it must be a great place to wander up and down in the good weather. It was cold and over cast while we were here. Still it was worth a walk about. Lot of history and many foot and road bridges. The suspension...More

Thank John R
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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
Teresa C
27 March 2015|
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Yes-I even managed to fit 8!