For a great day out Perth has a lot to offer by way of visitor attractions and leisure activities. Heritage highlights include Scone Palace, the ancestral home of the Earls of Mansfield and the crowning place of Scottish Kings and Perth Black Watch Museum and Balhousie Castle which offers an insight into one of the
Perthshire is one of the most attractive and diverse counties in Scotland. From the lush farmland of the south to the rocky rivers and mountains of Highland Perthshire, it’s a stunningly beautiful place to be. Explore Perthshire with our Days Out from Perth Series..
A short break or full on holiday in Perthshire is a fantastic choice when you’re looking to get away with the family
Perthshire is an area bursting with culture and this love of the arts, history and heritage was the driving force behind our bid to become the UK City of Culture 2021. Find out more about our bid and the city’s vibrant program of events on perth2021.com
Lovers of the great outdoors and those who enjoy being active will find they have an adventurous, spiritual home here in Perthshire.
Whatever your appetite, you will find something to satisfy it here in Perth. From coffee and cake to a five course tasting menu. From traditional Scottish restaurants to nepalese cuisine. Perth has it all.
Perth boasts a five-star selection of world-class visitor attractions that bring our beautiful part of the world to life.
The 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, running from 1 January to 31 December, is a celebration of Scotland’s people, our distinct culture and traditions, our historic landscapes, attractions, icons, as well as our hidden gems and amazing stories. From World Heritage Sites to ancient monuments, listed buildings to historic battlefields, cultural traditions to