Scotland is the home of golf. However, it truly is a fascinating country that offers so much more for those coming to visit.

When it comes to visiting Scotland, you’ll be amazed and captivated by the sheer size of wildlife and untouched lands it has to offer. It truly is a remarkable country that is the perfect getaway for families, couples and travellers looking to escape from the hectic city life.

At Activity Scotland, we’re to showcase just a couple of outdoor activities you can embark on when you visit Scotland.

Visiting Loch Ness

Surely you’ve heard the stories, and if you haven’t, we’ll you’re certainly in for a treat. Loch Ness is a beautiful, large and deep freshwater loch located in the heart of the Scottish Highlands.

Believed to be the home of the Loch Ness monster, also known as ‘Nessie’, there have been a number of reported sightings of a large, prehistoric monster that lurks at the bottom depths of the loch.

Visiting Loch Ness is truly a fantastic trip for the family. Furthermore, you can even camp near the loch, but make sure you have the right equipment!

Whale Watching

A hidden outdoor activity treat offered by Scotland is whale watching! Wester Ross is famed for Whales in the region.

Located up in the Northwest Highlands of Scotland, it truly makes for a fantastic experience.

There are a number of dedicated boat trips that give you the unique chance of spotting and observing whales, sharks and dolphins along its shoreline. It truly makes for a fantastic experience.