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  1. United Kingdom
  2. Scottish Highlands
  3. Inverness
  4. Loch Ness

Loch Ness and Caledonian Canal Cruise with Urquhart Castle

Product ID: 302423
Cruise along the Caledonian Canal and through the Loch Ness while listening to your guide's fascinating stories. Arrive at Urquhart Castle and explore this historic landmark for 2 hours before returning to Dochgarroch Lock.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the historic Urquhart Castle
  • Sail through the Caledonian Canal
  • Absorb the atmosphere on the mighty Loch Ness
  • Hear the myths and legends from your live gudies
Full description
Cruise the canal and Loch and visit Urquhart Castle on this 4-hour tour packed with history, legends, and breathtaking views along Telfrods Caledonian Canal and the mighty Loch Ness.  

Depart from Dochgarroch Lock and sail through the man-made part of the Caledonian Canal. Enter into the mighty waters of Loch Ness as you sail past historic landmarks surrounded by beauty and nature. Hear stories, myths and legends from your on-board guide, and keep your eyes peeled for anything that might be lurking beneath.  

You’ll arrive at Urquhart castle, where you’ll hop ashore and have 2 hours to explore the turbulent past of one of Scotland’s most historic landmarks. When you’re done, your vessel will collect you from the castle jetty and take you back to Dochgarroch Lock where your adventure ends.
  • Entrance into Urquhart Castle
  • Cruise on Loch Ness
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Dochgarroch Lock is approximately 4 miles from Inverness city centre. Parking is free and available in the parking lots.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Urquhart Castle has some steep narrow steps, and there is no elevator to reach the top.
• The vessel has a fully-stocked bar where you can purchase drinks and snacks.
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February 16, 2020

December 30, 2019

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Product ID: 302423