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Historic Scotland Explorer Pass
"Choose from two different passes to suit your schedule and enjoy the flexibility to visit the Scottish heritage attractions that you want at a time that suits you best. Select the 3-day pass to be used on any three days in a period of five consecutive days from first use or the 7-day pass to be used on any 7 days in a period of 14 consecutive days from first use. When you redeem your voucher for your Historic Scotland Explorer Pass you’ll also receive a pack showing the locations of the sites with a souvenir ‘passport’ book; simply ask each site to stamp the book on admission for a memento of your time in Scotland.Both passes include entry to a staggering 78 attractions all from the Orkney Islands in the north to Dumfries and Galloway in the south. Learn about ancient Scottish clans at sites like Skara Brae Prehistoric Village and discover majestic fortifications and towering turrets at some of Scotland’s finest castles. Scotland’s two top dogs – Edinburgh Castle and Stirling Castle – are both included in the pass
From GBP30.00
 
Day Trip to Loch Ness and the Highlands in a Private Minibus from Edinburgh
"Departing Edinburgh we pass Linlithgow palace birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots in 1542 and Stirling Castle with its imposing position in the centre of the country it was strategically the most important Castle in the Kingdom and close to the scene of Wallace’s greatest triumph the battle of Stirling Bridge in 1297. To the south is Bannockburn where in 1314
From GBP450.00
 
Day Trip to Loch Ness and the Highlands in a Private Minibus from Glasgow
"Departing Glasgow we head towards Loch Lomond and north towards the Highland village of Tyndrum for our morning coffee stop. Crossing the Highland boundary line the lowlands give way to the lochs mountains and glens made famous by the folk hero Rob ""Roy"" MacGregor and the writings of Sir Walter Scott.Travelling north we head towards Rannoch Moor. At over 1000ft covered by heather and peat-bogs and dozens of lochs it is a truly unique landscape. This contrasts with the spectacular mountain scenery as you pass the Buachaille Etive Mor and down into Glencoe. Stunningly beautiful
From GBP500.00

Most Viewed Things to Do in Aberdeen

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Union Street

The long main street in Aberdeen from the docks to Holborn is the heart of Aberdeen. All the main shops can/could be found there as well as some more local ones. Towards the centre is a bridge...
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Old Aberdeen

A few weeks ago in early December I noticed a tip from Uglyscot (Shane) on Ye Olde Frigate pub with no photo. I decided to take some time out from Christmas shopping to take a photo of this old bar so...
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Fraserburgh - Daytrip

Fraserburgh has a best kept secret - a stunning beach. It runs from just out of town around a bay to Cairnbulg, a distnace of some 5 miles (8km) The sand is fine, its surrounded by tall dunes, and you...
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Balmoral Castle - Daytrip

Naturally the castle is set in a very extensive estate. Of note are the many memorials around the grounds to the past Kings and Queens of England who enjoyed spending their summer holidays here. it is...
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Delgatie Castle - Daytrip

Delgatie Castle is famous for its painted ceilings which date back to the 16th century, and are some of the finest works of their kind in Scotland. Some depict human heads thought to represent the...
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Beach

Aberdeen has a beautiful long sandy beach. It is particularly busy in the summer. Apart from the water, there are other amusements to be found. The fun fair has long been an attraction. My husband...
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Provost Skene House

Provost Skene’s House is Aberdeen’s oldest surviving private residence. In the 16th century all the well-to-do houses in the area looked like it, with mellow roughly hewn stone and rounded turrets -...
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King's College - University

This is a wonderful part of the city to visit (at least the old bits are!). Mind you, as a graduate whose grandparents lived across the street, perhaps I'm prejudiced... It is part of the University...
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Maritime Museum

Shiprow winds its cobbled way down from Castlegate to the north side of Aberdeen harbour. Just off this steep road is the strikingly modern glass facade of the Maritime Museum. It combines a modern...
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Craigevar Castle - Daytrip

Strange how the liitle things grab your attention. Well no so little really! The padlock on the inner door of the castle is absolutely huge. Wouldn't fancy grappling with that after a night out on the...
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St Machar's Cathedral

This is a Church of Scotland building, but of course any flavour of visitor is welcome. One of its main features is the coats-of-arms on the celing, dating from 1520 (or thereby). Claims to be one of...
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Castlegate

The Castlegate is a small area of Aberdeen, located at the east-end of Union Street. Locals would consider it to be the square at the end of Union Street where the Mercat Cross and the Gallowgate are...
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Dunnottar Castle - Daytrip

Dunnattor Castle, near Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire is everyones idea of a proper castle. It is probably the most impregnable fortress in Scotland. The castle stands on a remote headland surrounded by...
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Zoology Museum

We recently took our class of five and six year olds to the Natural History Museum which is part of Aberdeen University and is housed in the Zoology Building. Although most of our time was spent in...
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