landscape

See & Do in Aberdeen

Attractions

There is so much to see in this historical city that you'll just have to come back again! Here are our top things to see:
The Scottish home of the royal family take a trip to this castle up Royal Desside and enjoy the ground, walks and attractions.

Balmoral Castle is a large estate house in Royal Deeside, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, owned by Queen Elizabeth II. It is near the village of Crathie, 9 miles west of Ballater and 50 miles west of Aberdeen
Read More
Dunnottar Castle is a ruined medieval fortress located upon a rocky headland on the northeastern coast of Scotland, about 2 miles south of Stonehaven. The surviving buildings are largely of the 15th and 16th centuries, but the site is believed to have been fortified in the Early Middle Ages. After your visit head into Stonehaven to treat yourself to their famous fish and chips!

THE 10 BEST Aberdeenshire Castles - Tripadvisor
Read More
Believe it or not, there are more than SEVENTY golf courses within an hour’s travel of Aberdeen Airport, so if you’re interested in golf be sure to check them out. Here are some of the closest to us. 
There are lots of distilleries in Aberdeen and most of them are open to the public. Scottish whiskey is famous all over the world for its quality and history, and distilleries all over the country have been perfecting their craft for literally hundreds of years. Take a wander around our distilleries where you can enjoy your whiskey in the traditional Scottish style – neat, over ice, or with a drop of water, depending on how the person drinking it likes it best!
Read More
Cruden Bay is a small village in Scotland, on the north coast of the Bay of Cruden in Aberdeenshire, 26 miles north of Aberdeen. Just west of Slains Castle, Cruden Bay is said to have been the site of a battle in which the Scots under King Malcolm II defeated the Danes in 1012.