Local Attractions


Tomatin Distillery

TomatinExperience the softer side of the Highlands at The Tomatin Distillery and learn how their award winning whiskies are produced. Home of the finest Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky, established in 1897. Enjoy one of the tours: The Legacy Tour, Taste of Tomatin Tour, Single Cask Experience Tour. There is also a short distillery film where you can view the production processes used at the distillery. Try out the Tomatin Tasting Bar which is open from 11am, where you can sample some of their finest special releases for yourself, or even better you can "Bottle your own" whisky to take home!

Tomatin whisky is available in McGonagalls Steakhouse



 Inverness Castle

Inverness Castle is right in the heart of Inverness city overlooking the River Ness. Anyone visiting Inverness will see it dominating the River Ness which it has guarded for centuries. Today it is the Court house and is not open to the public.



The Castle Viewpoint is the newest visitor attraction in Inverness offering fabulous 360 degree views of the Highland Capital and the surrounding scenery.

If the weather is inclement you can enjoy the beautiful views via pre-recorded, narrated drone footage in our Round Room on the ground floor. Please note due to the historic nature of the building there is no wheelchair access above the ground floor.

On your way to the top enjoy a taste of the most famous myths associated with the City. The Brahan Seer, the legendary 17th Century highland mystic, many of whose prophecies actually came true. Also learn how St Columba met and banished the monster from the River Ness thus beginning the legend of Nessie.