Fort Augustus

Fort Augustus, at the heart of the Great Glen, is a hive of activity - bustling with boaters, locals and visitors.

Fort Augustus, at the heart of the Great Glen, is a hive of activity – bustling with boaters, locals and visitors.

Situated on the most southern tip of Loch Ness on the Great Glen Way, this historic and scenic hamlet is a popular tourist destination, and offers spectacular views down Loch Ness. 

Scottish Canals is creating a world class visitor and destination hub at Fort Augustus. The Caledonian Canal Centre will provide new facilities for visitors and locals alike. We will develop a sustainable tourism offering which celebrates this unique and strategic location on the canal network and provides significant socio-economic benefit for the local rural community. Find out more about the Caledonian Canal Centre project.

Points of Interest

Use the legend to find things to do around the Caledonian Canal