Where to go around Fort Augustus

Don't just come to Fort Augustus for one night, stay for 3 or 4 days and use it as a base to explore the area. There is so much to see and do.


Castles

  • Urquhart Castle
  • Eilean Donan Castle
  • Cawdor Castle
  • Dunvegan Castle

History

  • Commando Memorial
  • Culloden Battlefield
  • Fort George
  • Well of the 7 Heads

Waterfalls

  • Falls of Foyers
  • Steall Waterfall 
  • Divach Falls
  • Moriston Falls
  • Chia-Aig Falls

Nature

  • RSPB Bird Hide
  • Glen Loy Forest
  • Glengarry Forest Walks

Mountains

  • Ben Nevis
  • Mountain gondola
  • Munros

Caledonian Canal

From Fort William to Inverness

  • 4 lochs
  • 29 locks
  • 4 aquaducts
  • 22 miles of canal
  • 2 railway swing bridges

Cycling & Walking

Golf Courses

Click on the links below

for more information.


Birds

  • Owls
  • Ospreys
  • Red Kite
  • Pheasant
  • Partridge
  • Puffins

Wildlife

  • Deer
  • Otters
  • Seals
  • Dolphins
  • Whales

Isle of Skye

  • Stunning scenery
  • Cuillin Mountains
  • Remote roads
  • Wildlife
  • Seafood
  • Boat Trips
  • Rugged coastline


Loch Ness

  • 23 miles long
  • 1 mile wide
  • Deepest point 230m
  • Contains more water than all lakes and rivers in England and Wales

Distilleries

  • Glen Ord
  • Dalmore
  • Tomatin

Fishing

Fish for salmon and sea trout in 

  • Loch Lochy
  • Loch Oich
  • Loch Ness
  • Loch Dochfour

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