Pick from a range of interesting facts and detailed information about Scotland and the Scottish people.
Scotland is known the world over as a place of history and heritage as well as cutting edge art and culture
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Scotland is renowned across the globe for its rich culture and heritage, and its contribution to the world past and present. From its thriving contemporary arts and music scene to its achievements in industry, medicine, science, law and literature, Scotland's story is one of immense achievement
Surprise yourself in Scotland by exploring the culture, nature and beauty. Discover Scotland's host of activities, events and attractions, or enjoy a relaxing holiday amongst Scotland’s breathtaking landscapes and soak up Scotland’s beauty and experience a wealth of activities.
Scotland is filled with special and surprising experiences just waiting to be explored. From art galleries and museums in the city to National Nature Reserves on the rural coastline, you are sure to find something unique wherever you decide to travel.
Pick up local produce at the country’s biggest Farmers’ Market in Edinburgh and cook up a feast or head to the city of Glasgow to enjoy the world of renowned architect and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
Play island golf in the Outer Hebrides for some fascinating locations and make sure you don’t miss Scotland’s most southerly coffee shop tucked away in Dumfries & Galloway.
Scotland has a number of suprising opportunities all available to you on your next trip here - whether you're looking to explore the stunning countryside and its activities or soak up the culture on a city break.
Take the whole family round the charming castles and quaint country houses to find out all about Scotland's past before taking a quiet walk through a woodland to discover ancient trees.
There's also an exciting number of activities to try, from tackling the white water rapids to racing cars, or from archery to running down a cliff.
Discover Scotland for less
A break to Scotland doesn't have to be expensive. In fact many of the activities and experiences you can enjoy here are either free or very reasonably priced.
Explore the fascinating arts and culture of Glasgow, see the longest and tallest hedge in Perthshire and don't miss the chance to visit some of Britain's finest gardens in Ayrshire & Arran.
Journey through the breathtaking landscapes and coastal routes which cover the length and breadth of the country or uncover the surprises of the many magnificant historic castles and buildings that have stood for centuries.
From golf to exquisite island jewellery, and from diving to dining in style, Scotland is full of luxurious surprises waiting to be enjoyed.
Connoisseurs of fine food and drink will find it hard to choose between so many decadent foodie delights. Head to the islands for unique local produce or visit busting capital Edinburgh for a Michelin-starred dining experience or opulent medieval banquet.
Indulge yourself with a relaxing round of golf on some of the world’s most prestigious and challenging golf courses, or feel the adrenaline with some exhilarating adventures through majestic Caledonian pines and sparkling rivers on Scotland’s grand country estates.