8 days in Invermoriston & Fort Augustus Itinerary

8 days in Invermoriston & Fort Augustus Itinerary

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8 days in Invermoriston & Fort Augustus Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  13​h 30​min
— 4 nights
Drive:  15​min
Fort Augustus
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Zurich


Invermoriston ©
Invermoriston is a small village 7mi north of Fort Augustus, Highland, Scotland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Invermoriston: Beauly (Glen Strathfarrar & Aigas Field Centre), Corrieshalloch Gorge (in Ullapool) and Foyers (The Falls of Foyers & River Foyers). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Bealach na Ba Viewpoint, shop like a local with Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, view the masterpieces at Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, and take in the dramatic scenery at Plodda Falls.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Invermoriston holiday builder app .

Zurich, Switzerland to Invermoriston is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Invermoriston. In September, Invermoriston is little chillier than Zurich - with highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Fort Augustus.

Things to do in Invermoriston

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Beauly, Foyers, Plockton Harbour, Loch Ness
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Bealach na Ba Viewpoint ©
Bealach na Ba Viewpoint
Loch Ness ©
Loch Ness
Invermoriston Falls ©
Invermoriston Falls

Fort Augustus

Fort Augustus ©
Fort Augustus is a settlement in the parish of Boleskine and Abertarff, at the south west end of Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): ponder the design of Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain, steep yourself in history at Fort Augustus Abbey, stop by Caledonian Canal Visitor Centre, then snap pictures at Bridge of Oich, then steep yourself in history at Eilean Donan Castle, and finally appreciate the history behind Commando Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): tee off at Fort Augustus Golf Club, then make a trip to Fort Augustus War Memorial, then experience rural life at Rare Breeds & Children’s Farm, and finally explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Fort Augustus trip maker .

Fort Augustus is just a stone's throw from Invermoriston. September in Fort Augustus sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fort Augustus

Historic Sites Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Eilean Donan Castle, Urquhart Castle, Bridge of Oich, Commando Monument
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Fort Augustus Abbey ©
Fort Augustus Abbey
Commando Monument ©
Commando Monument
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle