Black Isle Brewery

Inverness & the Great Glen

One of Britain's best artisan breweries, Black Isle Brewery has won many awards for its organically produced ales. Enjoy a free tour then try a glass of Yellowhammer, a light, hoppy and refreshing bitter, or the strong, flowery Heather Honey Beer. It's a few miles north of the Kessock Bridge.

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Nearby Inverness & the Great Glen attractions

1. Inverness Museum & Art Gallery

4.78 MILES

Inverness Museum & Art Gallery has wildlife dioramas, geological displays, period rooms with historic weapons, Pictish stones and exhibitions of…

2. Inverness Castle


The hill above the city centre is topped by the picturesque Baronial turrets of Inverness Castle, a pink-sandstone confection dating from 1847 that…

4. Ness Islands

5.43 MILES

The main attraction in Inverness is a leisurely stroll along the river to the Ness Islands. Planted with mature Scots pine, fir, beech and sycamore, and…

5. Dingwall Museum

6.41 MILES

The displays at Dingwall Museum include reconstructions of a local blacksmith's workshop and an Edwardian kitchen. There's also an exhibit celebrating the…

6. Fortrose Cathedral

7.21 MILES

Here you'll find the vaulted crypt of a 13th-century chapter house and sacristy, and the remains of the 14th-century south aisle and chapel.

7. Groam House Museum

8.08 MILES

This museum has a superb collection of Pictish stones found in the village, engraved with designs similar to those on Celtic Irish stones.

8. Culloden Visitor Centre

8.69 MILES

This impressive visitor centre has everything you need to know about the Battle of Culloden in 1746, including the lead-up and the aftermath, with…