Tour Rebellion

4 hrs
Parking is available at Dochgarroch Lock, free of charge.

Cruise the Canal & Loch and visit a castle on this four-hour tour packed with history, legends and breathtaking views. Your journey takes you along Thomas Telford’s famous Caledonian Canal and onto the world-famous waters of Loch Ness. Here, you’ll be treated to panoramic views of the Highlands, Aldourie Castle and Bona Lighthouse. What’s more, you’ll disembark to take in the stirring sights and stories of Urquhart Castle, with two hours to have a good nosey around this once mighty stronghold – entry fee included.

Hear about the legends and colourful past of the Great Glen thanks to our onboard commentary. With so much history to explore, don’t forget to keep your eyes open for the elusive Nessie.

Please note that all of our boats welcome dogs on board, and whilst this tour does not, it may not be suitable for those who suffer from dog allergies. 


  • City Sightseeing Stop
  • Food and drink available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking Available
  • Toilet on board

What's included


The Caledonian Canal is an impressive feat of early 19th-century engineering, linking Inverness in the east and Corpach near Fort William in the west.


The iconic Urquhart Castle is one of Scotland's most popular attractions; situated on the north-western shore of Loch Ness.


Scotland is brimming with myths and legends – and Loch Ness is the biggest of them all.

Departure times


    Departure point

    Dochgarroch Lock

    This is our newest departure point, 5 miles from Inverness city centre. We have plenty of free parking available. Fancy a stroll? Approx. 3 miles walk along the scenic canal front from Tomnahurich Bridge. 

    Dochgarroch Lock, IV3 8JG

    For information on disability access please click here

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    On board the Jacobite Rebel
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    On board the Jacobite Rebel
    Jacobite Rebel view at Loch Ness
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    Jacobite Rebel view at Loch Ness
    Jacobite Rebel on Loch Ness
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    Jacobite Rebel on Loch Ness
    Jacobite Rebel boat
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    Jacobite Rebel boat

    A few things to know


    A zoom lens can help you get a closer look at mysteries in the water.


    It’s warm on board, but the deck can get a wee bit windy.


    They’ll help you keep a good grip in castles and on deck.


    Nessie loves dogs. For dinner. So keep them back from doggy paddling.

    Any questions?

    Have a look at our FAQs section