The Great Glen & Loch Ness

Tour Scotland by Car Great Glen and Loch Ness


The Great Glen is arguably Scotland’s most remarkable geographic feature, running for over 100km’s through the heart of the Highlands, linking Fort William on the Atlantic coast to Inverness on the North Sea. The Glen traces the Great Glen Fault line and has been a vital communication route since ancient times.

Tour Scotland by Car: The Great Glen & Loch Ness

One of the Great Glen’s most famous features is Scotland’s largest loch (by volume), Loch Ness, reputedly home to the Loch Ness Monster. Fort William and Loch Ness are within an easy drive of Crianlarich.

The drive to the Great Glen & Loch Ness is less than 120 minutes from Best Western The Crianlarich Hotel - see our suggested Self Drive Holidays in Scotland itinerary for more information and directions.