Things to do in Scotland
Castles & Historic Monuments
Nairn, Scotland, IV12 5RD
Historic Houses Association. The central tower of the castle, set amongst beautiful Highland scenery, is a 14th century keep. 17th century wings have been added. Cawdor is the title promised by Shakespeare's witches to Macbeth, and legend makes...
Museums & Galleries
GRAMPIAN TRANSPORT MUSEUM
Montgarrie Road, Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8AE
Award winning museum of the land transport of North East Scotland. Over 100 road vehicle exhibits many working. Travellers Rest tea shop is open daily in July and August, otherwise every Sunday. Outdoor events programme.
HOUSTON FARM RIDING SCHOOL
1 Houston Mains, Uphall, Broxburn, West Lothian, EH52 6JX
We are a friendly family run centre very close to junction 3 on M8. We are approved by BHS and Association of British Riding Schools. We have fully qualified staff. Horses range from little ponies to 17 hand horses. We welcome riders of all age...
BLAIRS MUSEUM & ST. MARY'S CHAPEL
Deeside Road, Blairs, Aberdeen, AB12 5YQ
You can come face to face with over 500 years of Religious History at the Blairs Museum. The museum is set in part of the former Blairs College on the picturesque Royal Deeside. The Blairs Museum has a remarkable collection of embroidered vestments.
Stately Homes & Gardens
Isle of Arran, KA27 8HY
National Trust for Scotland. Red sandstone castle dates from the 13th century (extended twice) and became the property of the Dukes of Hamilton in 1500's. Silver, porcelain, paintings, fan collection, gilded heraldic ceiling in the drawing room. V...
Activity Centre • Cycling • Fishing • Horse Riding
QUEENSHILL COUNTRY COTTAGES
Felland, Ringford, Castle Douglas, DG7 2AT
Queenshill Country Cottages is set in idyllic surroundings in the heart of Dumfries & Galloway on our 650-acre estate, a mixture of glorious parkland, pretty woodland and undulating hills offering six well maintained and fully equipped self cateri...
Keepers Cottage, Doll, Brora, Sutherland, KW9 6NL
Pony trekking for all ages and abilities from half hour children's rides to a full day picnic rides. Trail riding holidays from 3 days to 2 weeks. Ride coast to coast across Scotland! Beach, forest, loch-side and hill top rides. Happy ponies, S...
THE SAVINGS BANKS MUSEUM
Ruthwell, Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway, DG1 4NN
The museum, in an 18th century building, charts the history of the savings bank movement and the role played by the Rev Henry Duncan DD - Minister, Author, Antiquarian, Geologist, Publisher, Philanthropist, Artist and Businessman. The museum is...
Motorsports / Car Hire
OPEN ROAD HIRE LTD
Badentinan, Elgin, IV30 8QX
"Great cars, great roads, great scenery, great fun and great service!" A fantastic way to enjoy Morayshire and the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and beyond. Relax and enjoy exploring Scotland in an iconic Caterham 7, which has been voted the '...
HODDOM CASTLE GOLF COURSE
Hoddom, Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG11 1BE
9 holes, 4548 yards (18), SSS 66, par 66. 9 hole - par 66 (for 18 holes) laid out beside the banks of the River Annan in beautiful countryside and surrounded by mature trees. An excellent course for beginners and anyone who is looking for a rel...