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Inverness Castle: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed yesterday

Stunning views from the top all the way over to the Black isle, Walk around from the town centre and use that path up to the castle as it is easier

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank mac1603
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As this castle is used as the courthouse, you cannot tour it. However, you can go up to the roof to see the city from the lookout. Slight fee, but includes a historic tour. Beautiful views overlooking the entire city.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank cdnplague
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the true start and end point of the NC500. It’s an interesting red sandstone building prominently situated above the city and the River Ness. You can’t drive in with your car which is a shame as it means you can’t actually start or...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DonnaWashington
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice views along the River Ness from the glass viewing room on the top of the tower, interesting museum about local history.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank ganda3
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was quite impressed with the staff, the exhibits & the 360 degree view of the city of Inverness, the River Ness & the beautiful surrounding area.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Stephen L T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There has been various castles on this site over the centuries...this one looks like an upmarket house you would expect to see in Morningside Edinburgh.What it does have in its favour, is the great view over the city and beyond...all for a fiver. Very helpful...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank TAMEMBER08042011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This castle is a great one to visit because you can climb up in the tower right to the top which is open to the sky. You can get a 360 degree view of so many landmarks in Inverness.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Janice L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with my wife and got up the tower viewpoint. Took a lot of photos of all around Inverness from a great height pissition. Just a small climb and you are there

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank gsantosv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The castle has some spectacular views from the turret and the stairs to get there are not to steep, which was ok for my bad back. There is some very good info for adults and kids as you go up each level.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 936fraserw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looks impressive both in the day and at night. For a five pound charge, you can climb the tower which has an observation area. The stairs would not be very difficult for most people. There are continuing loop videos as well to provide historical context....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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