Destination Guide: Scotland

Jacobite Warrior launches on Loch Ness

The largest boat ever to sail Loch Ness, the Jacobite Warrior, has been officially christened by Fergus Ewing, the Scottish Government's Minister for Energy, Enterprise and Tourism, at a launch ceremony.

The Warrior will carry around 1,500 tourists a day and is available for private charter, and marks an investment of over £1million from tourist cruising company Jacobite Cruises.

"Tourism is one of Scotland’s key growth sectors and is the Highlands’ most importantindustry, worth over £600million to the economy," said Ewing.

An expanding conferencing portfolio, including Michelin-starredrestaurants to purpose built conference centres has made the Highlands an increasingly popular option for meetings, incentives and events.

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