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Loch Ness, Drumnadrochit

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The second deepest lake in Scotland, Loch Ness is best known for alleged sightings of the mysterious Loch Ness Monster, affectionately called Nessie. This large freshwater lake extends for about 37 km (23 mi) southwest of Inverness, forming an important part of a series of interconnected and very murky bodies of water. The natural murkiness, created by the high peat content in the surrounding soil, contributes to the legend of Nessie and attracts thousands of visitors each year. Several operators offer boat tours around the lake, providing curious tourists with a chance to search for the famous monster. Don’t miss a visit to the nearby Loch Ness Center and Exhibition, examining the natural history and the myth of the lake’s elusive resident. Arrange to visit Loch Ness and other attractions in Drumnadrochit using our Drumnadrochit online itinerary planner.
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  • We spent about an hour cruising on the Loch Ness which was nice and relaxing. We stayed inside the boat most of the time due to the rain. I still ventured out to take photos of tge area. The views... 
    We spent about an hour cruising on the Loch Ness which was nice and relaxing. We stayed inside the boat most of the time due to the rain. I still ventured out to take photos of tge area. The views...  more »
  • Since the 1930's we have had reports of sightings of many different types of creatures swimming in loch ness giving us photos, short films, sketches of a variety of sea serpents or monsters in the... 
    Since the 1930's we have had reports of sightings of many different types of creatures swimming in loch ness giving us photos, short films, sketches of a variety of sea serpents or monsters in the...  more »
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  • Wye go to a European countries. When we have views like this.
  • It was a wet day when we went so did not stay long

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