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River Ness

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Address: Inverness, Scotland
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This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for...

This wide peaceful river flowing through the city of Inverness is great for fishing salmon.

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Great River Walks

The river was pretty low when we were there in May 2017 but the water is really clear and clean; several people fly fishing in the river. There are some nice walks along both... read more

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San Francisco, California
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We visited the City Inverness and the river area via a Royal Caribbean excursion, "Inverness on your own". To call this trip a disappoint would be an over statement. While the surrounding area is quite beautiful, the town is small with very little to do. Other than a small shoppi g mall and a few gift shop selling traditional tourist... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The river was pretty low when we were there in May 2017 but the water is really clear and clean; several people fly fishing in the river. There are some nice walks along both sides of the river with plenty of seating to rest the legs along the way. Some good views of the Castle as well.

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Oakland, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Walk along the water and enjoy the architecture, gardens and water views. Lots of greenery, fairly peaceful.

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Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Looked for Nessie, she was not to be found 😏 After we returned home to the US, we saw an article that she was "spotted" one week after we were there!

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Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Of course nobody saw Nessy, but the river, coastal town and everything else in the neighborhood is quite lovely.

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Thank Eduardo_Di_Santi
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a good place for picnic during summer.The water is very clear with a lot of mysteries...I love it here esp. so many beautiful sceneries along the road...

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Arvada, Colorado
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One can walk for miles along shaded paths alongside the River Ness, crossing footbridges onto small islands where it is easy to forget that one is in the middle of a city. Enchanting and peaceful!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Luckily the weather cooperated for us, so we could walk along the river to the restaurant at which our hotel had made us dinner reservations. It was a very scenic walk with dogs frolicking about, couples strolling together, etc. One tip - I'm sure there are many ways to access the area, but there's a Cathedral parking lot that's free... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good to see where the River Ness runs into Loch Ness and the weir sarating it from the Caledonian Canal.

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Auburn, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Reminded us of a clean Venice with no crowds. Lovely views; peaceful walk along the riverside. Trees were budding and there were a few people playing music. Lots of restaurants along the path with views of the river.

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