Woodlands Cottage is situated in a prime location, perched just above the A9 the cottage offers fantastic links to Perth, Inverness, Dundee, Fortwilliam and Aberdeen. However there are some spectacular local villages to visit such as Dunkeld, Pitlochry, and Aberfeldy.
Dunkeld and Birnam is one of the best-preserved historic towns in Scotland, while around it is a fantastic choice of walks and rides in breathtaking surroundings. At the same time it is also a dynamic community, with a lively arts and music scene, great places to eat or spend the evening in, quality independent shops and galleries. There are some fantastic places to each such as Howies Bistro, the Atholl arms or for take away the legendary Dunkeld Fish Bar, serving the best fish and chips on the east coast!
In the heart of Scotland with real hospitality, clear sparkling air, beautiful scenery, rich clan history, fine food, plenty of space and lots to see and do. Pitlochry is primarily a holiday destination, which caters for the holiday maker year round in its own special way. The people are knowledgeable, friendly and helpful as it has been a tourist destination for well over 150 years, counting Queen Victoria amongst its earlier visitors.
First made famous by Robert Burns, Scotland's national poet, today Aberfeldy is Scotland's first Fairtrade town and retailers and attractions throughout the area do their best to promote Fairtrade, organic and environmentally friendly products. Just six miles west of the town, Loch Tay is the largest loch in Perthshire, framed by majestic mountains and hillside farms and cottages. As well as being the popular playground of sailors and watersports enthusiasts, the loch is home to 18 ancient dwellings called crannogs. Nearby to the north, Glen Lyon is often described as the longest, loneliest, and loveliest glen in Scotland, and has a wonderfully mystical atmosphere.
The area also boasts a huge range of outdoor activities such as white water rafting, kayaking, shooting, 4x4 driving, quad biking and a whole lot more, If any of these activities interest you and you would like to take part contact us now and we can arrange everything for you.