Things to do in Glenfinnan


This is a selection of things to see and do in the local area. We hope it will give you a taste of the beautiful, historic and challenging area that we live in and make you want to come and experience it for yourself.


There is so much to do in and about Glenfinnan. Walking, cycling and loch cruises can all be enjoyed from the village. Glenfinnan is also a stop for the Jacobite steam train, the only scheduled main line rail service in Britain still to be steam hauled. The famous monument is the focal point of Glenfinnan, marking the point where the standard was raised to start the doomed 1745 Jacobite rebellion.


Other web sites with local information:

If you want to travel further afield or are looking for other local information, one of the best web site guides which we can recommend is The Internet Guide To Scotland maintained by Joanne Mackenzie-Winters. Do visit her site, it is very informative and up to date. Another site which has a great deal of local detail is maintained by the Road To The Isles Marketing Group.