The historic city of Inverness lies just south of the Scottish Highlands along the River Ness. Here you'll find everything from medieval castles to dolphins frolicking in the waters of Moray Firth. Every July, the Inverness Highland Games attract contestants and spectators from around the world. Dedicated athletes descend upon Bught Park to participate in events like the Scots Hammer and the Inverness Stone.
Inverness Airport is just 10 miles northeast of the city center, so visitors can take off to explore the area in Inverness rental cars with little delay. Inverness hotels in the city center are close to Inverness Castle and its fabulous gardens. Take a casual stroll along the river from Inverness Castle to St. Andrews Cathedral. The waters of Moray Firth and harbor offer far more than just dolphins. Anglers pursue salmon and brown trout that swim the waters of Moray Firth and its many estuaries. Charters take fisherman out in search of cod and mackerel.
There is no shortage of historic sites in any part of Scotland; many are located near Inverness. Pay your respects at Culloden Battlefield, site of a museum and the battlefield where the Jacobites were defeated by the British, then head to Fort George to explore the antique armaments. Drive your choice of car rentals in Inverness to Drumnadrochit, where you'll find the 13th-century Urquhart Castle ruins overlooking waters that allegedly harbor the mythological Loch Ness Monster. Find out more about the history of Nessie and Loch Ness at the nearby Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition.
Now is the time to start dreaming about sitting down to a meal featuring Aberdeen Angus beef or Scottish salmon. Soon, you'll be enjoying a pint of Scotch ale or savoring a glass of fine Scottish whisky at a local pub. The best selection of Inverness car rentals is found at Travelocity, from economical sub-compacts to roomy vans. Use Travelocity to combine your lodging and flights to Inverness together into one perfectly customized package, and save as much as $537!
Here at Travelocity, we’re committed to helping you score cheap deals on Inverness car rentals. We’ll have your rental car waiting for you as soon as you arrive in town. Traveling with your whole family in tow? Choose a spacious and affordable van to keep your crew sane throughout the trip. Exploring the city with your sweetheart? Reserve a swanky two-seater as you paint the town red. With our low rates on rental cars in Inverness, you can go out and smell the roses, without stressing out your bank account. You can even use our mobile booking app to snag exclusive deals, so you can spend more on your adventures and less on your vehicle.