Scotland - Inverness & the Central Highlands (PDF Chapter)
This is the Inverness & the Central Highlands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Scotland guidebook.
From the subarctic plateau of the Cairngorms to the rolling hills of Highland Perthshire and the rugged, rocky peaks of Glen Coe, the central mountain ranges of the Scottish Highlands are testimony to the sculpting power of ice and weather.
- hike among the hills, lochs and forests of Scotland’s most beautiful glen, Glen Affric
- wander through ancient Caledonian forest in the heart of the Cairngorms on the Rothiemurchus Estate
- make it to the summit of the UK’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis – and be able to see the view
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: The Great Glen, Inverness & Around, West of Inverness, Black Isle, Loch Ness, The Cairngorms, Aviemore & Around, Grantown-on-Spey, Kingussie & Newtonmore, Tomintoul & Around, Royal Deeside, The Angus Glens, Highland Perthshire, Dunkeld & Birnam, Pitlochry, Blair Atholl, Lochs Tummel & Rannoch, Aberfeldy, Kenmore, Loch Tay & Ben Lawers, Fortingall, Glen Lyon, West Highlands, Glen Coe, Glencoe Village, Kinlochleven, Fort William & Around, Ardnamurchan, Road to the Isles, Knoydart Peninsula, Small Isles, Rum, Eigg, Canna and Muck.