Scotland has many attractions to appeal to all tastes: from castles and stately homes to galleries and museums; from parks and gardens to exhibitions and theme parks. Whether it’s for mum and dad or just for kids; whether you prefer to watch wildlife and nature at work, or marvel at Scotland’s dramatic history and fine culture; whether you want to be outdoors or indoors … Scotland has something everyone.
Year-round 2014, Angus:
Arduaine Garden is a beautiful green oasis, which lies 20 miles south of Oban in Argyll and is managed by the National Trust for Scotland.
Year-round 2014, Highlands:
Covering some 2,550 hectares on the Lochalsh peninsula, this traditional Highland crofting estate is a diverse mix of Scotland’s most beautiful landscapes.
Year-round 2014, Fife:
The ruins of Balmerino Abbey are a fine example of a 13th-century Cistercian monastery.
Situated on Aberdeenshire’s scenic coast in the traditional fishing town of Macduff, Macduff Marine Aquarium features marine life from the Moray Firth, Scotland’s largest bay, in a variety of exciting and innovative exhibits.
Explore the diversity of the natural world, world cultures, art and design, science and technology and Scottish history, all under one roof at the National Museum of Scotland.
Crieff Visitor Centre is a great place to visit.
Now everyone can enjoy Scotland’s first Indoor and Outdoor Adventure Golf Complex at Fife Leisure Park.
Year-round, Aberdeen and Grampian:
Leith Hall was built over three centuries, starting in 1650, and remained the home of the Leith-Hay family until the mid-20th century.
A four star visitor attraction and registered Charity, Delgatie Castle is open to the public all year round.
A noble ruin in a beautiful setting, Huntly Castle is remarkable both for the quality of its architecture and for its eventful history.