With the kids back at school, February half term holidays seems the last thing on your mind. But planning the ideal adventure week now is the best way to prevent grubby hands on the mirrors and couches that become bouncy castles. Inverness, with its highlands and islands of adventure, is there perfect getaway for the family.
Inverness must be one of the few cities in the world where a short walk from the city centre can put you right in the heart of the countryside. With the blissful scenery and exotic wildlife. With the occasional seal spotted beneath the old cobbled bridges, the banks of Loch Ness make for the perfect family walk, and the perfect February half term holidays for all the family.
To really bring out the kinds adventure, and test the fear factor of the adults, Inverness is famous for its natural White Water Rafting along the River Garry. With the high waves and fast currents, the teamwork must be at its peak. The short drive into the forest to the River Garry is most definitely worth it, and by the time you and the kids have suited up and gotten into the team spirit, the waves are more than enough challenge.
For the historians and adventures among the kids, a family trip to Culloden Battlefield is a must for those wanting to experience the best of February half-term holidays Inverness. The last hand-to-hand battle fought on British Soil will take history to a whole new level for the young adventurers in your group. The opening of their exciting new visitor centre means the site hosts more variety than ever. Discover Explore is their new brand new exploration game set along the Glen. Families can set off on missions and adventures along the battlefield and compete against each other in dare-devil tasks. With the chance to win super badges for your whole group, this seems the perfect way to combine education and excitement into the perfect half-term holiday.
The perfect family getaway in Inverness can be found in one of Perfect Manors Luxury Lodges. Just 200 metres away from our beautiful resort of Achnagairn Castle, you get both the hotel and private experience in one. These perfect self-catering lodges allow you the privacy and space to create your own individual getaway with the masterful bedrooms and spacious kitchens. Everyone can eat and relax together, whilst still enjoying the beautiful surroundings and scenery of Achnagairn Estate. The leisure clubs, hill walks and restaurants on offer make this February half term holiday the ultimate private and adventurous getaway.