Home of the famous 'Nessie' and nestled between Moray Firth and Loch Ness, Inverness is a quaint little city just waiting to be explored. With castles and cathedrals right in the centre, and the River Ness running through the middle, Inverness is an extremely walkable city. We're here to take you around this beautiful city every day!

public tour

EVERY DAY at 11:30AM

This tour is a must do on a visit to Inverness. Meaning "Mouth of the River Ness", Inverness is surrounded by the river and other natural beauty. It is the capital of the Highlands and therefore acts as a main shopping, entertainment and travel centre for the North of Scotland.

On this 1.5 hour tour, you will explore the history and modern culture of Inverness. You'll learn about how the city has grown from its humble beginnings into officially the happiest city in Scotland. This is a family-friendly, leisurely stroll around the city.

Key sights:

  • Inverness Castle

  • Inverness Cathedral

  • River Ness

  • Old High Church

  • Balnain House

and many more hidden gems too

The tour runs every day at 11:30am from the VisitScotland Inverness iCentre. Please arrive 5/10 minutes before the start time to meet your guide. Your guide will be wearing a bright orange jacket.

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every day

£10 full

£9 concession

Meeting Point: VisitScotland Inverness iCentre

Private tours are available on request for all group sizes. Prices starting from £60 for a group of up to five people.

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**WINTER TOURS run until 1/12/19 and restart in January**

Private tours are available during this time. Please email

Inverness Walking Tour
1 hr 30 min
£10/£9 concession
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

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