What is a Munro in Scotland? Towering at 3000 ft/914 m or above in height the views from Scottish Munros are immense. There are 282 Munros in Scotland, the highest being Ben Nevis at 4,411ft. / 1345 m, in fact Ben Nevis is the highest mountain in the British Isles. Here you can find each Munro listed in order of height.