Dominated by the Grampian mountains to the West and framed by miles of dramatic coastline in the East, Aberdeen and Grampian is a scenic gem. Aberdeen, popularly known as the granite city, is the third largest city in Scotland. It is a modern, lively destination with a variety of attractions, thriving arts scene and rich heritage. Outside Aberdeen City, visitors can enjoy a whole host of outdoor and sporting activities amid glorious countryside (the area is home to the largest national parks in the country). There’s no doubt about it, you’ll find the very best of what Scotland has to offer in Aberdeen and Grampian.