Discover Royal Deeside
Royal Deeside is the area that runs West from Aberdeen along the river Dee to Braemar towards Glenshee that includes the 'Royal' town of Ballater and the Queen's summer residence at Balmoral Castle. The land is fertile and littered with rugged castle ruins and noble country houses with spectacular gardens and ancient standing stones. Many visitors come in the summer months to experience the Victorian Heritage Trail that visits Queen Victoria's favourite places. The scenery is breathtaking.
Things to do in Royal Deeside
Corrie Fee is one of the suite of Cairngorms National Nature Reserves and lies within Cairngorms National Park. Accessed from the South Angus side of the National Park.
The Crathes Castle is set against a magnificent garden with its world-renowned June border.