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Things to do in the Highlands

If you are seeking inspiration, or just somewhere to collect your thoughts, there are so many incredible places and things to do in The Highlands. The magnificent landscape provides the perfect backdrop where you can enjoy a wealth of outdoor Highland activities. Discover the many lochs that are associated with the Scottish Highlands and soak up the awe-inspiring scenery.

Maybe visit one of the museums and uncover the rich past of this ancient region, or take a guided tour of the area and see the highlights.

In the winter months when snow falls on the rugged mountains, The Highlands becomes a glistening paradise for adrenaline junkies who enjoy skiing and snowboarding.

But for all you culture vultures, why not spend an evening at the famous Eden Court Theatre, explore the Isle of Skye or journey to the pretty port of Lybster, where you can learn about the heritage of the fishing industry and enjoy a spot of bird watching.

Inverness is a lively city that regularly hosts dance, comedy and dramatic performances if you want to be entertained, or there are plenty of shops to walk around if that is more your thing.

If you’re an art lover you will find numerous galleries strewn throughout the Scottish Highlands, which display both professional and artwork from local artists that depicts the heart and soul of Scotland.

But if you would like to see more of The Highlands, there is a wide choice of tours you can embark on when looking for things to do in The Highlands. It’s certainly a great way to get around and see all the best bits on one trip. Maybe you could take a Hebridean Whale Cruise across the water in search of the planet’s most wonderful creatures.

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