Our top recommended thins to do in Perth and Perthshire

Top 12 things to do in Perth and Perthshire

A day at Perth Races – Perth Racecourse was voted "Best Small Racecourse in Scotland and NE England" award for the second time in three years. Enjoy a unique atmosphere, outstanding hospitality and breathtaking surroundings steeped in history

Walking tours of Perth - Find yourself being taken back in time to discover a Perth you never knew existed. Find out the real truth about The Bloody Battle Of The Clans, Why James I of Scotland was stabbed 16 times in his chambers at the stroke of midnight. Learn how the violent beginnings of the reformation started

Perthshire Paintball - Looking for an exciting and exhilarating team sport guaranteed to get your pulse racing? Perthshire Paintball provides the perfect location for paintball

Play golf - In Perthshire you'll find 40 superb golf courses, most within a short drive of the hotel, including world class golf at Gleneagles and Blairgowrie. The Perthshire Green golf card gets you reduced rates on 19 courses. Get the full course list and details

Shopping - Perth offers a host of shopping options. The city centre is compact with an excellent range of both major stores and speciality shops, not to mention the renowned Perth markets

Perth Ice Rink - Dewars boasts the best curling ice in Scotland and hosts Europe's most prestigious curling tournament, Mercure Masters, every January as well as National Competitions.

Perth Leisure Pool - Perth Leisure Pool offers a number of ways to stay active and have fun. As one of Scotland's most popular aquatic attractions, it is the perfect place to visit for a great day out. Our 6 swimming pools provide something for all ages, abilities & tastes

Scone Palace - Once the crowning place of the Kings of Scots, Scone Palace occupies a unique position in the history of Scotland. A breathtakingly beautiful place of power and mystery and the rightful home of the celebrated Stone of Scone - also known as the Stone of Destiny. Scone Palace is regarded as a national treasure and is revered as the historic jewel in the crown of Scotland

Aberfeldy Watermill - If you are passing by with children this is definitely worth a stop or a detour. Not just to buy bread made with their own flour but also to look at the books! This is a delightful really bookshop cum coffee shop which is so child friendly it has regular readings and loans of books for kids between the ages of 4 and 12

Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre - So many exciting animals and birds to see. Set in 100 acres of beautiful Strathearn countryside - Unique bird hatchery, chick and bunny handling, play park and indoor barn with daily animal feedings

Highland Adventure Safaris -  Family Land Rover Safaris and 4x4 off road driving, Gold and Gem Panning, The Safari Lodge Cafe and Gift Shop, Red Deer Park, Play Area and Discovery Garden

Quad Biking - The Quad Biking estate offers over 1000 acres of farmland as your playground with muddy ditches and heather covered hills, what better way to enjoy the beautiful Perthshire scenery