Scotland is the ultimate all-rounder destination. From dramatic scenery to historic sights, first-class entertainment to city-shopping – all of which can be experienced in the same day! Take a long weekend, or make a road trip of it, to uncover the incredible beaches, artisan food and drink, and let thefamous Scottish hospitality guide you along the way.


With an endless list of attractions and activities, there truly is something for everyone in Aberdeen & Tayside. From a wealth of shopping centres, to world-class golf courses, panoramic sea views and spectacular castles just waiting to be discovered, you really need to experience this region for yourself to appreciate its uniqueness.
This region is one of the best places in Scotland to see iconic wildlife and experience marvellous tranquil beaches. Explore the seaside towns which are steeped in history, sample the fresh local produce on offer, or kick back with
a local ale and take in the awe-inspiring beautiful landscapes.
Historic Scotland only begins in Edinburgh, as it winds it way through the incredible coastline of the Lothians. Boasting beautiful beaches, the glorious outdoors are so close and yet make you feel a million miles away. Outdoor life is the name of the game, and mouth-watering local produce will punctuate your day of exploring these awe-inspiring areas.

The Clyde Valley provides a beautiful backdrop to take you on a journey out of Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city. Start your day of shopping in the city, then head out on the Clyde Valley Tourist route to uncover historic gems such as the New Lanark World Heritage Site. With a colourful calendar of events, it’s a must-see year round attraction. 

This region is ideal for hiking, biking and watersports for the active explorer, or if you are looking for leisure, cruise around the quaint towns and sample the incredible local produce on offer. Wildlife is rife as you set your sights upon the legendary lochs and beaches. You’ll hardly believe the natural treasures that are right on your doorstep. So set that camera down for a moment, look up and absorb the healing qualities of nature.

It’s easy to feel spoiled with a trip to this region. From quaint coastal villages and towns, to world-class golf courses, there really is something for everyone. Heritage resonates throughout, with castles, palaces, museums and galleries at every turn. Foodies rejoice at the incredible local produce available at the local markets, through to fine-dining restaurants. 

Romantic rolling hills and serene landscapes define this region. Appealing for it’s all-round outdoor pursuits, from golf and fishing, to biking and tree-top adventures – there’s something for everyone. History is in the air, so why not visit Sir Walter Scott’s Abbotsford, or the epic Melrose Abbey ruin? Traquair House, Scotland’s oldest inhabited house is also a must-see on your visit.
An all-year round destination, with stunning scenery and lots of activities to keep the whole family amused. Why not try your hand at some of popular snowsports on offer in the winter? In the summer, pull on some walking boots or grab your bike and explore the natural beauty of this region. With incredible beaches and views to die for, why would you want to be anywhere else?