Scottish Highlands

The Scottish Highlands is the rugged northern and north-western portion of . This is the Scotland conjured up by visions of tartan, kilts, Bonnie Prince Charlie and all.

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is a city in the , situated where the River Ness flows out into the Moray Firth.

is a town in the , sitting at the head of Loch Linnhe.

is a hauntingly scenic valley in the western , and also the name of the village at its foot, where the glen meets Loch Leven.


is in the . The less-visited eastern part of the region, where the highlands give way to a mix of working towns, rolling farmland and charming seaside villages.

is the highest mountain in the United Kingdom, at 1344.527 m / 4413 ft - it gained about a metre during a 2016 official survey.

The is a long distance path in .

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English:  Highlands English:  Highlands of Scotland English:  The Highlands Irish:  na Garbhchríocha

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