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Loch Ness Circular
Inverness to Inverness
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The Loch Ness Circular Walk
Walking Holiday in Scotland
from Inverness via Loch Ness, The Great Glen, The Caledonian Canal, Fort Augustus to Inverness the capital of the Scottish Highlands

The Loch Ness Circular Walk is an 81 miles way-marked walking trail. The route follows the South Loch Ness Trail from Inverness to Fort Augustus, and then the Great Glen Way from Fort Augustus back to Inverness the capital on Scotland’s Highlands.

This self guided Scottish walking holiday in Scotland’s Highlands in The Great Glen makes a varied and interesting hiking tour. The Great Glen passes through some of Scotland’s most stunning landscape, the magical lochs and mountains full of wildlife

You can combine this holiday with our walk on the Great Glen Way or West Highland Way for a longer walking holiday in the Scottish Highlands.  The Loch Ness Circular connects with the Great Glen Way at Inverness and Fort Augustus.

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We offer 1 suggested itinerary for walking the Loch Ness Circular:
9 day holiday, 81 miles
Please see details below

Our self-guided walking holidays are designed with your comfort and enjoyment in mind and can be tailor-made to your own personal requirements.

The routes are clearly way-marked to provide reassurance on your hiking vacation.

We use high quality guest houses, inns or small hotels with en-suite or private bathroom to ensure you are well rested each night after a busy day hiking and sightseeing. Rest assured that all our accommodation walking holiday providers are hand-picked and offer you that famous British hospitality.

Special diets can be catered for, including vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free.

We organize the luggage transfer so your bags are at your next accommodation when you arrive.

Let’s Go Walking has developed one of the largest selection of walking holidays and our offices are staffed 9am to 9pm to ensure your walking holiday runs without a hitch.

This walking holiday in the UK operates April to September and in either direction.

These daily distances are only a suggestion. If you would like to walk longer or shorter distances, we can arrange that too.
Our stated distances include mileage to the accommodation or pickup point and so may not agree with the guide book mileages.
Rest days can be taken in any location.

Why not combine this walk with a hiking tour in another part of England or the UK. Our staff will be happy to advise on necessary transfers.

Online booking available.
A deposit of £85 per person is required to secure the booking, with the balance due 6 weeks before departure.
Optional extra days and accommodation upgrades can be added during the booking process online.

The Loch Ness Circular Walk 9 day itinerary
Inverness to Inverness

7 days walking and 8 nights

Suggested Itinerary:      
Day 1: Arrive at Inverness
Optional Day: in Inverness
Day 2: Inverness to Dores                        10 miles
Day 3: Dores to Foyers                              13 miles
Day 4: Foyers to Fort Augustus              14.5 miles
Day 5: Fort Augustus to Invermoriston   9.5 miles
Day 6: Invermoriston to Drumnadrochit  14 miles
Day 7: Drumnadrochit to Blackfold        12.5 miles
Day 8: Blackfold to Inverness                   7.5 miles
Day 9: Depart after breakfast


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All prices subject to change

Extra nights in Inverness from £55.00 per person per night

Suggested Tour Duration:
8 nights, 7 days walking
Total Distance:
81 miles
Min/max daily distance:
8/15 miles
Average Daily distance:
11 miles

Loch Ness
Caledonian Canal
Inverness capital of The Highlands
The Great Glen Way
This route connects with:
Great Glen Way

What’s included
in your UK walking holiday
on Scotland’s
Loch Ness Circular Walk

  • accommodation at high quality guest houses, inns or small hotels on a bed and breakfast basis
  • room with en-suite or private bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities
  • daily luggage transfer
  • support should there be any problems on route
  • detailed itineraries

Optional Extras
for your UK Walking Holiday
on Scotland’s
Loch Ness Circular Walk 

  • upgrade to the region’s most elegant, prestigious and famous hotels, where available
  • transfers back to car or station
  • parking facilities
  • rest days
  • inn to inn walks

What’s not included
in your UK walking holiday
on Scotland’s
Loch Ness Circular Walk

  • lunches and dinners
  • travel insurance

Lunches and Dinners
These are not included.
Evening meals
These are available at overnight locations, either at your accommodation or in the town/village.
Packed lunches
These can be provided by your accommodation or can be obtained from a local store, or cafe or inn along the route.

Holiday Travel Insurance
We require that you take out holiday insurance as Let’s Go Biking Ltd accepts no liability for the following:
cancellation, personal accident, illness, loss/theft of personal possessions and/or money, and any unforeseen circumstances, especially travel delays.

This is in addition to our existing
booking conditions.

How to get there:

  • By Plane to Edinburgh, Glasgow or Inverness airport
  • By Car to Inverness where parking is available
  • By Train / Bus to  Inverness

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