Things to Do in Inverness

Here at the Kingsmills Hotel in Inverness, we are surrounded by natural beauty, architectural splendour and historical drama. There are plenty of things to do in Inverness and the Scottish Highlands, for people of all ages. So, whether you’re coming for a weekend getaway, business trip or week-long family holiday, you’ll be spoilt for choice with Inverness attractions and activities.


Located close to the city centre, The Kingsmills is the perfect base for sightseeing in Inverness and the surrounding area. We offer free car parking and we’re only ten minutes from the train station and twenty minutes from the airport. So, it’s very easy to get here. Once here, it’s just as easy to get around the city. Travel on foot, hop on board one of the many local bus connections, or take a short drive to many wonderful sights and attractions. We love our stunning corner of Scotland and we know you will too!

Whatever time of year you visit Inverness, we guarantee a warm welcome and a great Scottish adventure! If you’re looking for ideas of what to see in Inverness, take a look at our local guides.


Inverness is the most northerly city in Scotland. It combines a dynamic modern city centre with a beautiful and charming old town. There are lots of historical and cultural activities for those wanting to explore the old town, as well as an activity calendar of concerts and theatre shows.

As the gateway to the Scottish Highlands, there is plenty to do in the surrounding area too. With stunning scenery, unspoilt landscapes, and amazing wildlife to explore as far as the eye can see. Visit any one of the nearby whisky distilleries, enjoy miles of beautiful hiking and cycle trails or visit one of the many historic castles, monuments and old battlefields in the local area.

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