Situated on the banks of the River Tay, Perth is Scotland’s newest city. Steeped in history and culture and previously Scotland’s ancient capital, Perth is now a thriving, bustling and cosmopolitan city.
Aptly known as the “Fair City”, Perth has something for everyone of all ages and interests. With an array of outstanding monuments, art galleries and museums, dozens of independent shops, exciting cultural events and a selection of family fun attractions, Perth has it all.
Perthshire also has a reputation for outstanding, fresh, Scottish cuisine. Nicknamed Scotland’s larder, Perth is home to numerous award-winning restaurants, bars, farm shops and monthly produce markets.
If you love getting out into the great outdoors, Perth is the perfect base for you. Centrally located in the foothills of the Highlands, there is a range of outdoor activities right on your doorstep. Choose from hill walking, mountain biking, skiing and white water rafting to name a few.