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City break in Inverness. Active leisure ideas for Inverness - attractions, recreation and nightlife

War Memorial in Inverness Scotland Inverness can be proud because of a rich choice of natural attractions and sports facilities. The city is popular with fans of ecotourism. A beautiful garden of Floral Hall is located near the center of the city. It will surely become an excellent spot for fans of nature. The garden is equipped with numerous trails for hiking. Visitors will also find there cozy gazebos and benches. This is the place where the locals love to relax. While kids have fun in playgrounds, parents can get in the shade of old trees and read their favorite books.
This is a port city located on the bank of the Ness River. Due to advantageous strategic location Inverness has always been the reason for wars and ambushes. Great kings and pirates fought … Open
A walk along the Ness River will also leave a lot of memorable impressions. Beautiful scenery and indescribable atmosphere of calm have always attracted romantic people and nature lovers to this picturesque place. Inverness will also delight fans of active pastime, who are certainly recommended to visit Great Glen Water Park. It is located in a suburban area of the city and offers a wide range of activities, including traditional water attractions, swimming pools and slides.
Fans of golf will also find a suitable place for rest here. Castle Stuart Golf Links Club is located just several minutes away by foot from the city center. High quality golf field, sports equipment rental office, excellent sports shop and a cozy restaurant – one can easily spend a whole day in this popular golf club. When darkness falls to the city, numerous clubs and bars become the most popular places of rest. Each of them will surely please guests with unforgettable cozy atmosphere and well-planned entertainment programs. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Inverness is home to several hundred catering venues, so choosing the best one among them is definitely not easy. However, there are several restaurants in the city that are very popular … Open
Hootananny, Gellions and Miami Nightclub are considered the most popular clubs of Inverness. Each of them is equipped with a great bar with lots of delicious snacks and signature cocktails. Several times a week clubs of the city organize interesting parties, performances of popular music bands and DJs.
Inverness Probably, Whisky Shop is one of the most popular of local shops. It offers a rich choice of different sorts of locally produced whiskey. Due to the fact the drink has become a popular souvenir, the shop sells beautiful gift sets that are very popular among tourists. Whisky Shop will also please collectors of the drink. Tourists who are interested in purchasing clothing and shoes are recommended to visit Paper Bird store that has gained popularity due to relatively low prices. The items sold there are distinguished by high quality. Inconsistency with the latest fashion trends is, probably, the only drawback.
The city’s name has appeared from the River Ness, but a small industrial town has gained worldwide fame not because of this natural attraction. The legend about a mythical creature … Open
Cycling is very popular in the region, so many travelers also choose the bicycle as their main means of transport. Among other activities available in Inverness, it is important to mention fishing, boat or paddleboat trips, kayaking, and SUP boarding. Many tourists (especially families with children) enjoy visiting Treetop Stables where they can practice horse-riding. It is possible to ride a horse or a pony. Eco-tourism is also very popular in the region. As Inverness is located in a mountain region, tourists can participate in interesting hiking tours to the tops of local mountains. Don’t forget about helicopter rides, during which it is possible to see tiny dots moving on the streets, gorgeous buildings, and the glorious nature of the region.
Inverness Castle Vacationers wishing to boost their adrenaline level will be amazed to try local escape quests. For that purpose, visit Lockdown club in the capital of the Scottish Highlands. The club offers several games, in which they need to escape from locked areas using their wit. These are Lost, in which players need to survive away from civilization, and Casino Heist, in which players become members of a criminal syndicate and further events depend on their decisions. Breakout Games is one more popular club in Inverness that offers escape quests, with Frankenstein, The Vault, and Nessie being the most popular choices. Tazball Arena and Wildwoodz are two more excellent places to have fun. Visitors can make two teams and play paintball and laser tag in these clubs.
Inverness is a city with rich history and so it has preserved many monuments for its descendants. Inverness Castle is a wonderful attraction of the city. It was built in the late 19th … Open
No city in Scotland can exist without a golf club. This sport is tightly connected with this region of Great Britain. Inverness is no exception. Local golf clubs can make any stay in the city even more exciting. Torvean, Fairways Loch Ness, and Inverness Golf Club are the most popular golf clubs in the region. Mini-golf is also an interesting activity. Inverness Crazy Golf offers this opportunity to all guests and residents of the city. Fans of bowling will be excited to visit Rollerbowl and enjoy their favorite game.
St Andrews Cathedral Inverness Vacationers interested in karting will also not feel bored. Inverness Kart Raceway is a must-visit place for them. Infinity Trampoline Park Inverness will make you forget about everything and have fun jumping on trampolines like a child. Needless to say, both kids and adults like this park. After a day full of activities and fun, many travelers want the same – to relax in a quality spa. Bannatyne Health Club & Spa and Inverness Leisure are the most popular spa centers in the city. For nighttime entertainment, it is hard to find a better place than The Ironworks. This bar frequently hosts concerts and performances of local musicians. A review of the best bars in Inverness would be incomplete without The Malt Room, The Exchange, and MacCallums.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Inverness and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Inverness

Bar Pivo
Where: 38 Academy Street, Inverness; Telephone: +44 (0) 1463 713307;
Nicky Tams
Where: 9 Ness Bank, Inverness; Telephone: +44 (0) 1463 234308;
Hootananny
Where: 67 Church Street, Inverness; Telephone: +44 (0) 1463 233651;
Reference information
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Amusement parks near Inverness
♥   Amusement park 'Landmark Forest Adventure Park' , 32.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Inverness
♥   Restaurant 'Café India Brasserie' Dingwall. Type - Indian. 18.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Loch Ness Inn' Lewiston. Type - Traditional cuisine. 22.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Sutor Creek Cafe' Cromarty. Type - Traditional cuisine. 25.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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City break ideas for neighbours of Inverness

Guide to your best city break in Inverness - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Inverness - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Inverness?' disappears immediately.
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