Inverness Holidays

United Kingdom
Inverness is a city in the Scottish Highlands . It's name means "Mouth of the River Ness" and is regarded as the capital of the Highlands of Scotland. The city is crowded in summer, with tourists searching for the fabled monster in nearby Loch Ness , but it's worth a …

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How to get to Inverness

Here's what you need to know about getting to Inverness. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Inverness takes 1 hour, 35 minutes.

When to go to Inverness

Typical Holiday Price

£606 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Inverness varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

March

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Inverness.

Where to stay in Inverness

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Inverness, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Inverness

Danny Nicholson | FlickrLoch Ness
Loch Ness
WayneX | Trip by SkyscannerInverness Castle
Inverness Castle
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerCulloden Battlefield
Culloden Battlefield
Tracy C | Trip by SkyscannerNess Islands
Ness Islands
Trina D. | Trip by SkyscannerJacobite Cruises Ltd
Jacobite Cruises Ltd
David Jones | FlickrRiver Ness
River Ness
Karolina Patryk | Trip by SkyscannerInverness Museum & Art Gallery
Inverness Museum & Art Gallery
Reading Tom | FlickrSt Andrews Cathedral
St Andrews Cathedral
Karine Stainer | Trip by SkyscannerVictorian Market
Victorian Market
lost penguin | FlickrInverness Botanic Gardens
Inverness Botanic Gardens

Reviews of Inverness

TS C
TS C
06/12/2018

Inverness means “on the River Ness”. I loved taking in the view of the river from the castle which is an easy walk from the center of town. Also I loved strolling the river banks and pedestrian bridges

Tracey S
Tracey S
27/11/2018

Inverness is a great jumping off point for exploring the Scottish Highlands. From here you can start tours to the Orkney Islands or isle of skye. Inverness itself is lovely. Lovely walks along the river and criss crossing pedestrian bridges.

Alix F
Alix FEdinburgh
31/05/2018

Beautiful little town that serves as a base for exploring the Highlands. I was really impressed by the number of dining options here — and surprised to learn that most expected reservations for Saturday lunch. When in doubt, book ahead!

Greer & Mike
Greer & MikeWatamu
04/12/2016

Freezing - loved the people and the ambience... would love to get to know it better.

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