Local Area Information


Pitlochry is a delightful Victorian Town in the beautiful county of Perthshire, it’s many activities available make it one of the best holiday destinations in Scotland.

Places to Visit

The Famous ‘Festival Theatre’, it’s main season runs from May to October, at it’s peak you can see 7 plays in 6 days.  Concerts and other entertainments are also staged here.

The Enchanted Forest a yearly event which takes place in October, extremely popular attraction not to be missed!

Salmon Ladder A Visit to the salmon ladder is a must! also take a look at the Dam Visitor Centre.

Atholl & Edradour Distilleries  Learn the secrets of malt whisky making and visit the famous distilleries.

House of Bruar  for the shopping enthusiasts, the House of Bruar is a fantastic place for fine shopping & dining – Scotland at it’s best!

The Falls of Bruar near Blair Atholl is a scenic place to visit alongside the House of Bruar.

Killiecrankie only a half hour drive away lies the dramatic pass of Killiecrankie, scene of the famous battle, take a look in the Visitor Centre and for the brave why not take a Bungee Jump!

Blair Castle you are spoilt for choice for visiting famous Scottish Castles in this area.

Heathergems Visitor Centre and Factory Shop in Pitlochry. Come and visit us and watch this unique and wonderful process from start to finish in our viewing gallery. Watch as our skilled craftspeople handcraft the Heathergems from natural Scottish heather and see how we make this unique Scottish jewellery and Celtic gift ware.

Lecht Ski Resort within an easy 90 minute drive you can easily reach the Lecht SKi Resort, this fantastic activity centre features an excellent dry ski slope, the longest natural run being 900m  – you will also find quad bikes, fun karts, chairlifts etc.

Nae Limits is one of Scotland’s most established and accessible activity centres offering water and land adventure activities just a 5 minute drive south of Pitlochry in Ballinluig. With over 14 adrenalin-fuelled water and land adventure activities for you to experience from Quad Biking, White Water Rafting and Canyoning to name a few! 

Highland Safari's offer a variety of unique experiences whilst visiting the neighbouring towns of Aberfeldy and Kenmore. Loch Tay and Mountain Safari's are just two of the exciting opportunities available.

Loch Tay Safari's is a unique cruise on Loch Tay exploring the history, heritage and folklore of Perthshire’s largest loch.  Experience the breath taking scenery and learn about this mysterious and dramatic landscape from our local and knowledgeable skipper, you will be enchanted by the Loch’s mystical charm.  

Mountain Safari's with your kilted Safari Ranger, share our passion for Nature, Culture, History and breathtaking scenery at nearly 3000' .Armed with cameras and binoculars, climb aboard your Land Rover or Pinzgauer and journey to the high tops through a land sculptured by the elements and journey to the high tops through a land sculptured by the elements and steeped in history, culture, nature, and breathtaking views with no shortage of photo opportunities.

Activity Scotland Bungee Jumping situated in the Heart of Perthshire - Come and join the bungee team on the purpose built platform, suspended below the Garry Bridge. The bungee base is located at the Killicrankie’s Visitor Centre near Pitlochry. Known for the famous ‘Soldiers Leap’ where one soldier escaped the Battle of Killicrankie - why not come and take a leap for yourself! Activity Scotland also have a number of activities including Clay Pigeon Shooting and White Water Rafting to name a few!

Pitlochry is a fantastic place for all outdoor enthusiasts and attracts:-
Golfers, Walkers, Fishermen, Cyclists, Hill Walkers – whatever you decide to do we are sure you will want to return!