Invergordon is a small port town in the northeast highlands of Scotland, situated on the shores of the Cromarty Firth, approximately 70 km’s north of Inverness. The town itself has developed into a major port of call for cruise liners, thanks to its sheltered deep water and excellent on shore facilities. It serves as a central point for visitors who go on to visit places to the north and south.
Invergordon is a modern well laid out town, with a double width high street and has many shops, places to visit and things to do. There is an art centre, leisure centre, go-karting, and golf. You can also visit the naval museum and the heritage centre. Popular shore excursions include visits to Loch Ness, nearby castles and distilleries.
Things to See and Do
* Loch Ness
* Cawdor, Dunrobin and Brodie castles
* Ord Distillery
* Foulis and Leod Castles
* Town of Cromarty
Cruise Season – March – Nov
Currency – Pound Sterling (£)
Language – English
Population – 4,200
Electricity – 2 vertical square pins and one perpendicular below British style
Time – GMT plus zero hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 44
Port Location – The pier at the port of Invergordon is located a short distance from the town centre. Transport from the pier into town is readily available.
Transport Links – The closest airport to Invergordon is the Inverness Dalcross Airport which is approximately 30 km’s from Invergordon. Rail and coach services are available to and from Invergordon. Ferry services are located at nearby Ullapool.