Outdoor Activities in Inverness

Outdoor activities in Inverness are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Inverness comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Inverness and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Inverness has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Inverness.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Inverness:

  1. #1 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 1549 itineraries
    Urquhart Castle

    Tags: Landmark, Castle, Historical Site

    Address: Drumnadrochit, Inverness, Inverness-shire IV63 6XJ, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Flaunting a majestic history of 1000 years, Urquhart Castle will amaze you at its very first glimpse. The present site dates back to 13th and 14th century and the castle played an important role in th...Read more

  2. #2 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 1813 itineraries
    River Ness

    Tags: Water Body, River, Boating, Nature

    Address: Inverness, Scotland 34450

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Explore the beautiful and sublime River Ness, take a boat ride or a classy cruise ride and you will be amazed! River Ness is a 20 kilometre long river flowing from the northern end of Loch Ness in Sco...Read more

  3. #3 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 1490 itineraries
    Loch Ness By Jacobite Cruises

    Tags: Outdoors, Waterfront, Entertainment, Cruise

    Address: Glenurquhart Rd, Tomnahurich Bridge,Inverness IV3 5TD, Scotland, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Plan an outstanding experience for yourself, cruise the Loch Ness- the large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands which extends for 23 miles and is one of the largest Scottish Loch by surf...Read more

  4. #4 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 1413 itineraries
    Ness Islands

    Tags: Island, Nature

    Address: Inverness, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Walk upstream along River Ness and you will be pleased to witness a cluster of small islands in the middle of the river. Connected to each other by a series of suspended foot bridges which have a char...Read more

  5. #5 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 547 itineraries
    Cawdor Castle

    Tags: Garden, Landmark, Castle, Nature

    Address: Cawdor, Nairn IV12 5RD, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Set amid the gardens in the Parish of Cawdor, this castle is built around a 15th century tower house. It remains in the Campbell ownership and was passed on to Campbells from Clan Calder- the original...Read more

  6. #6 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 545 itineraries
    Wow Scotland-day Tours

    Tags: Outdoors, Tour

    Address: 16 Overton Avenue, Inverness IV3 8RR,Scotland, United KIngdom

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    One of the top tour operators in Inverness, Wow Scotland day tours cater all your transport needs to explore the near-by attractions like Loch Ness, Eilean Donan Castle, Urquhart Castle, the Old Man o...Read more

  7. #7 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 1147 itineraries
    Hootananny

    Tags: Bar, Pubs, Entertainment, Nightlife

    Address: 67 Church St, Inverness, Inverness-Shire IV1 1ES, United Kingdom

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details

    This is where the party is! A multi-award winning pub in the Highland capital Inverness, Hootananny is renowned for its fantastic live music. The word Hootananny means celebration and this pub feature...Read more

  8. #8 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 637 itineraries
    Fort George

    Tags: Historical Site, Fort

    Address: Ardersier, Inverness IV1 7TD, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The mightiest artillery fortification in Britain, Fort George was conceptualised by George II against the Jacobite unrest. The design of the fort is based on the shape of the star overlooking the sea ...Read more

  9. #9 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 956 itineraries
    Johnny Foxes  The Den

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Disco, Pubs, Nightlife

    Address: 26 Bank St, Inverness, Highland IV1 1QU, United Kingdom

    Timings: 11:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    A traditional Scottish pub located on the Banks of Ness Rive, Johnny Foxes is known for its wide range of cocktails and wine collection. Dj nights, live Pianist and traditional Irish & Scottish mu...Read more

  10. #10 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 862 itineraries
    Falls Of Foyers

    Tags: Waterfall, Nature

    Address: Loch Ness Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A waterfall on the River Foyers, the fine cascade in its fall of 165 feet makes a wonderful sight. Located on the lower portion of the River Foyers, the fall was under danger due to the aluminum smelt...Read more

  11. #11 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 414 itineraries
    The Highlanders Museum

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Fort George, Ardersier, Inverness, IV2 7TD IV2 7TD, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Situated in the historic site of Fort George, the museum is dedicated to the history of the Highland regiment accounting the time from the Battle of Culloden to present. The museum is set-up in the fo...Read more

  12. #12 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 302 itineraries
    Inverness Botanical Garden

    Tags: Garden, Botanical Garden, Nature

    Address: Bught Lane | Bught Park, Inverness, Scotland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Formerly known as Floral hall and Gardens, this is a beautiful retreat just a walk away from the Inverness city centre. Bursting with colorful flowers and textured plants in tons of variety, the Inver...Read more

  13. #13 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 830 itineraries
    St. Andrews Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: 15 Ardross Street, Highland IV3 5NS, United Kingdom

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the most striking churches of Inverness, St. Andrews Cathedral impresses with is Gothic facade overlooking the West Bank of Ness River. The cathedral is built in eye-catching pink-sandstone and...Read more

  14. #14 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 95 itineraries
    Experience 4 X 4

    Tags: Outdoors, Entertainment, Adventure, Games

    Address: Easterton of Duntelchaig, Inverness IV2 6AW, United Kingdom

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Get ready to get some dirt on yourself, 4*4 Experience is the Extreme Quad biking adventure tour which should not be missed by anyone oozing with adrenaline! Drive a 4*4 on a track with a track with 1...Read more

  15. #15 of 88 Outdoors Activities in Inverness
    - Used in 282 itineraries
    Happy Tours

    Tags: Outdoors, Tour, Entertainment, Tourist Center

    Address: 1-13 Bridge St, Inverness, Highland IV11, United Kingdom

    Timings: 01:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    Known for its day cruises, guided tours and historic walking tours, Happy tours is all set to make you happy! The Glen Ord distillery whisky tour is something you shouldn’t miss on your visit to...Read more