Perth is an outdoor and nature-loving enthusiasts paradise. Situated on the banks of the River Tay, Perth has magnificent woodlands and gardens right on its doorstep including Kinnoull Hill, Moncrieffe Hill and the North Inch.
Needing a break from city life? Perth straddles the foothills of the Highlands, so you can easily reach this beautiful wilderness within a short drive. Sit back and take in the views, from rolling hills, waterfalls to mountain peaks, the scenery in Northern Perthshire is unmatched anywhere else in Scotland.
There are walking routes to cater for all levels of fitness, from easy family rambles, through to longer, more strenuous hikes such as the famous Schiehallion and Ben Lawers.
If you’re lucky you may also spot some of Scotland’s most iconic species in their natural environment, including majestic red deer stags to soaring ospreys.
Looking for something more adventurous, then choose from white water rafting, bungee jumping, skiing, kayaking and canyoning to name a few.