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Full-Day Trip to Loch Ness and the Scottish Highlands
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Loch Ness Sightseeing Cruise and Visit to Urquhart Castle
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Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Trip from Edinburgh
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Many people believe that this brooding lake in Northern Scotland, 21 square miles in size at an average depth of 800 feet, could certainly hide a large dinosaur-like "monster," the lake's long-time and elusive resident.
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“long lake” (10 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Loch Ness along the lake in a el- cheapo motel for tourist with a crapy mr nessy gift shop . While we were there a bus load of tourist arrived and told me that this was the worst place they have ever...More

Thank Grant G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This location was part of our Scotland Tour during last June. " The speed over the water and the beauty of the Loch was exhilarating and stunning" The view of Urquhart Castle from the cruises was amazing. It's worth taking the cruise from Lochdochfour to...More

Thank Vijayaraghavan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had taken the cruise to look for the elusive Loch Ness monster- we didn't find it😭 But we had a very enjoyable time on the cruise.

Thank ronerose3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second trip out here. First time was in the summer. This time, while still fall, felt like the dead of winter. Made a drive from our inn in Foyers to the southwest tip and around to see Castle Urquhart, up into Inverness, and back down....More

Thank MrBrazil85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved Loch Ness ,it was simply stunning but I didn't see the monster this time. Well worth a visit

1  Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another stop on our bus tour, and how can you not visit Loch Ness when you come to Scotland? We looked for Nessie, but to no avail. The Loch itself was beautiful--we also had lunch just up the street, so there is definitely food and...More

Thank aprillyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Blue-black waters, unexpectedly vast, a castle and rainbow adventure,who would not love Scotland! Mysterious...

Thank RudyandSheryl1973
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional views of a world famous landmark. The whole area is made up of beautiful scenery. See if you can spot Nessie!!!

Thank JasperLim
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing sites. Pubs, restaurants and some shopping near by. The cruise is well worth it. Maybe you’ll get to see Nessie 🤨

Thank karen19020
Reviewed 31 October 2017

You can't really skip Loch Ness on your first trip into Scotland. Beautiful views and setting. Visiting Urquhart Castle adds some additional interest.

1  Thank EvasWorld
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15 October 2017|
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Response from Davethetraveller47 | Reviewed this property |
You can visit any time but just be prepared for the weather.
Razina U
9 August 2017|
Response from vintagechina | Reviewed this property |
the lochness center has bathrooms and is by a restaurant that is children friendly. There are many parking placed that you can use a stroller in around the Loch. . The scenery is amazing. The castle I think would be... More
3 August 2017|
Response from sux66 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dores is a wonderful place to park up. The pub food is ok. The beach is wonderful