North East Scotland
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North East Scotland
North-East is the Private House Stays name given to the Area of Aberdeenshire that runs from Angus, up the East coast to the Moray Firth and bordered by the Cairngorms to the West. It is an area steeped in history seemingly with every village containing an ancient castle and grand estates everywhere. The area includes Royal Deeside, the Queen's summer palace at Balmoral, Speyside and a concentration of much of Scotland's whisky industry.
Places in North East Scotland
Moray is the area that covers the area South of the Moray Firth between Aberdeenshire and Inverness City. Parts of…
Dundee and Angus is an area of natural fertility and wealth generation that stretches back to the very earliest Scottish…
The River Spey is Scotland's second longest river. The upper part, Strathspey, is equally famous for its hiking, skiing and…
Original purchased by Queen Victoria in 1848, Balmoral has been the main Scottish home for the Royal family ever since…
Royal Deeside is the area that runs West from Aberdeen along the river Dee to Braemar towards Glenshee that includes…
A beautiful area of countryside that follows the river don from Aberdeen west in to the Cairngorms. Not quite as…
Portmahomack is a little fishing village in Easter Ross, Scotland. It is located on the Tarbat Peninsula in the Diocese…
Things to do in North East Scotland
Dallas Dhu Historic Distillery
Dallas Dhu Historic Distillery was built to produce malt whisky for Glasgow firms
The Tivoli Theatre
His Majesty's Theatre in Aberdeen remains one of the most beautiful and well maintained theatres in the UK
Grampian Transport Museum
The Grampian Transport Museum is situated in Alford and has an impressive collection of transportation exhibits, from the stage and post car era to some of the fastest cars ever.
Out Stack or Ootsta is an island located in the Shetland Islands in Scotland and is the northernmost point of the United Kingdom and the British Isles.
Sands of Forvie
The Sands of Forvie is situated at the north of Newburgh in Aberdeenshire, northeast Scotland. It's the fifth-largest sand dune system in the UK, and the least disturbed by human activity. The dune is also part of the Ythan Estuary and separates the sands from Balmedie Beach.
Kildrummy Castle Gardens
Kildrummy Castle is a ruined castle near the town of Kildrummy in Aberdeenshire, a region in northern Scotland. Although in ruins, it is probably the most complete XIIIᵉ century castle to survive in eastern Scotland. It served as a seat for the Earls of Mar.
Duncansby Head (Scottish Gaelic: Ceann Dhunngain or Dùn Gasbaith) is the most northeasterly part of the British mainland,