With a population of just five million people, Scotland is a popular holiday destination and welcomes over 14 million visitors a year. But don’t be fooled by its small size, Scotland is also mighty. Boasting a wonderful combination of wild and rural sights with thriving cities, it’s the perfect destination for those looking for a unique day experience or invigorating activity holidays in Scotland.
Voted the most beautiful country in the world by Rough Guide readers in 2017, Scotland is definitely one to add to your bucket list. The great Scottish countryside is what makes the country so unique. Its natural wonders include the national parks around Stirling and Perth & Kinross, the snow capped mountains of Northern Scotland and stunning white sand beaches. Thrill-seekers will be spoilt with the range of outdoor activities on offer, from white-water rafting and epic hikes to skiing and snowboarding.
If the great outdoors is not your thing, there is something here for everyone. Thriving cities for culture vultures such as Edinburgh, which is host to Hogmany – the world’s biggest New Year’s Eve party. For food and drink lovers, whisky is Scotland’s gift to the world, add a trip to one of the distilleries to your travel itinerary and learn about how the spirit is made and what makes malt whisky arguably the best in the world. Scotland also has a rich history and you’ll find many medieval castles dotted across the land, adding extra drama to the landscape
Explore the Scotland that lies off the beaten path. Our unique experiences and activity holidays in Scotland will provide you with the best combination of culture and fun that the country has to offer.