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Caledonian Canal

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Caledonian Canal and Loch Ness Sightseeing Cruise including Urquhart Castle
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Cruise the Caledonian Canal, Sail Loch Ness and View Urquhart Castle
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The Complete Loch Ness Experience Day Tour from Inverness
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had lunch in Ft. Augustus and decided to walk down the canal some. There is a foot trail along the whole thing. We walked for a good while and enjoyed the stroll - in the rain! Lots of great views along the way!

Thank VTJedi
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took a 6 night cruise down the Caledonian Canal on Ros Crana, operated by Caledonian Discovery Ltd. Joining at Inverness we motored on Ros Crana with two friends and 7 other travellers down the Caledonian Canal to Neptune's Staircase at Banavie. The vessel is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beer from the Lock Hotel and sitting watching the passage of vessels through the locks was a great sight.

Thank 1victor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife's family and I recently enjoyed a 7 day/6 night barge cruise on the Scottish Highlander from Inverness to Banavie. 5 stars does not do this cruise justice and it certainly does not do the crew justice as everything was spectacular. From Captain Mick,...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Weather can be hit or miss , but scenery is fantastic , traffic not too bad plenty of places to visit

Thank David B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Thie Scottish Highlander cruises from Inverness to Fort William in six days, and then makes the return journey with the next group. It's not about speed, but the experience is managed perfectly for enjoyment and understanding of the beauty and history of the area. The...More

Thank Virginia N
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We have been going to the Norfolk Broads for nearly 30 years now and have our own boat there, but from the very first time we hired I have always had this fascination with the Caledonian Canal and the Scotish Lochs and at the Start...More

1  Thank zacthedog
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Whiling away the time watching a large (for waterways) cruise boat come down this multi stepped shipping/boating canal to Loch Ness was fun. A very up close and personal experience watching this engineering marvel.

Thank codym481
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Took Kingfisher boat from Laggan Locks. Tesco delivery very helpful and set out heading easy. Glengarry Castle hotel pontoon about 5 minute walk to hotel. Bit wet underfoot but worth a visit. Next stop Fort Augustus. 3 hour wait for locks frustrating and when got...More

Thank vikstiks
Reviewed 31 May 2017

A canal trip on a converted barge, the Fingal, met our needs for an active. stress free vacation. Each evening,: the skipper laid out the plans for the next day. The chef prepared 5 star quality meals. The naturalist led interesting walks, bike rides, and...More

1  Thank LouiseLouisiana
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14 September 2016|
Response from XXV25 | Reviewed this property |
This is a canal, not a hotel but if you're asking where would be best to stay, if suggest either Fort William or Inverness. There are many different types of accommodation available all along the length of the canal... More