Enjoying Our Area

If you're looking to relax and unwind in our part of the world, then our advice is... relax and unwind!

Everything you'll need is right on your doorstep, while a short stroll across the famous bridge into Dunkeld reveals a whole new world of history, speciality shopping, music, coffee shops, bars and restaurants to discover.  Here's just a few suggestions from the Dunkeld and Birnam Tourism Association's excellent website (

  • Dunkeld Cathedral - A majestic medieval cathedral and stunning riverside locationRead more
  • The Birnam Institute - Arts venue, Beatrix Potter exhibition & garden, coffee shopRead more
  • Loch of the Lowes Wildlife Centre - Ospreys and much more brought to you by the Scottish Wildlife TrustRead more
  • Going Pottie - Ceramic Studio and Gift Shop - Discover how much fun painting pottery can be for all ages!Read more
  • The Hermitage - Beautiful riverside walks, majestic woodlands and Victorian follies.Read more

Music and Entertainment

  • The Taybank - "Scotland's Musical Meeting Place" Read more
  • The Birnam Arts Centre - Based at the Birnam Institute, offering a great arts programme throughout the year. Read more
  • The Perthshire Amber Festival - "Where contemporary song meets folk, roots and tradition" Read more
  • There's always something going on - check out this page for details:

Walking and Cycling

  • The Birnam Path - History, nature and Shakespeare - all on one easy riverside path ideal for family walks and rides.Read more
  • Pine Cone Point - An all access path with stunning viewsRead more
  • Inver Path - Forests, follies and a famous fiddler's tree!Read more
  • Birnam Hill - Steep climbs rewarded by fantastic views.Read more
  • Atholl Woods - A wonderful variety of woodland, open country and small lochs.Read more
  • Fungarth Path - From Dunkeld to Loch of the Lowes and back.Read more
  • Loch Ordie - A classic Highland Perthshire routeRead more
  • Birnam Glen and Rumbling Bridge - A lovely path with a burn, native woodland and rolling farmland.Read more
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Other Activities

  • Nae Limits - Bungee Jumping, Crazy Canyoning, The Most Wicked White Water Rafting Scotland Has To Offer And Soo Much More! Read more
  • Landrover Experience / Highland Offroad - An exceptional off road driving experience Read more
  • Scottish Quads- Scotland's Premier Quad Biking VenueRead more
  • Dunkeld & Birnam Golf Club - One of the most picturesque courses in PerthshireRead more
  • Butterstone Loch Fishery - Butterstone Loch is one of Scotland's premier trout fishing lochs.Read more