Visit Perthshire, it is so picturesque. Holidays in Perthshire offer amazing scenery wherever you go. It is sometimes called the Big County as it sprawls through central Scotland. It offers lush green landscapes, waterfalls, rivers and lochs. For the more active holidays when visiting the area, there are mountains, golf, fishing and lot more. It borders with Angus on the east, Argyll on the West Coast and Fife to the south-east.
With lush green rolling countryside, its nature and wildlife, historic buildings, picture perfect lochs and truly amazing scenery. The region offers great choice and is home to some impressive estates, with probably the most famous, Atholl Estate. The central attraction on the estate is Blair Castle which dates back to 1269.
Perthshire has hosted some major events, like the Ryder Cup and G8 Summit. However, Visiting Perthshire on holidays don’t need these grand affairs to see it at its best. A region that is beautiful all year round. The Autumn colours do make an impressive site, but so does the other months in their unique way.
So when will you visit Perthshire? Most famous towns in the region are Perth, Blairgowrie, Callander, Crieff, Aberfoyle, Dunkeld and Pitlochry, and are often used as a stopping point when touring Scotland due to their location. Your holidays can also include some of the world’s best fishing.
When it comes to lochs, the favourite is always Loch Tay, and famed for its fishing on the River Tay, but picturesque Loch Tummel with the Queens View is a favourite with photographers. The are has lots to see and do and when you visit Perthshire you will find magnificent places to stay and first class hospitality to match. Lochs, glens, castles and stunning scenery, what more can you ask for.