Year Round Activities
In The Highlands of Scotland
are located amidst the dramatic scenery of the Scottish
Highlands, a place where you can get away from the crowds. Remote hills where you can gaze over idyllic
loch-side settings, blue-hazed mountains with heather-clad foothills, peat
brown rivers and sea lochs with rocky shores.
The Highlands have their own unique culture and heritage,
fashioned over centuries. From Picts and Vikings through the full spectrum of great clan
battles, legends, tragedies, murders-most-foul, and great loves and romances.
is an ideal base for exploring.
Battlefield isn't far - where Bonnie Prince Charlie's gallant men were
defeated in the last pitched battle on British soil in 1745. Loch Ness, a magnificently beautiful 24- mile stretch of
water, legendary home of 'Nessie', is very close at
entrancing is the scenic route to Skye, travelling along many single track
roads, past some of the oldest hills and mountains in the world, seeing nature
at its grandest. The Highlands
have been described as the last wilderness and contain many areas of unspoiled
beauty where rare birds and a wide variety of wildlife roam free.
There are many
fascinating towns and quaint villages - Inverness the
capital of the Highlands is a modern city
where shopping, entertainment and sports facilities contrast with history and
legend. There's golf and fishing,
shooting and stalking, watersports and walking. Day after day, so many different
experiences! Why not visit a distillery
– Glen Ord Distillery is only 10 minutes drive from
Kilcoy Chalets. A fascinating insight
into how we make our famous Scotch Whisky.
Stroll around an ancient castle, you can feel the history in the towers and
dungeons. Clan Heritage Centres give
you the chance to discover your Scottish Heritage. Savour the wealth of history.
lived in Scotland all your
life or are looking forward to your first visit, the Highlands of Scotland is
full of surprises.
The Highlands of Scotland is a beautiful part of the
world to visit - no matter what time of year.
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See links below for places to visit and things to see and