In the north-eastern part of Scotland’s Lowlands, visitors will discover the region of Perth and Kinross. The region is marked in many ways by its natural features, which include the River Tay, the waters of Loch Leven, and the foothills of the Scottish Highlands. On top of this serene landscape, the region is also home to a number of important landmarks that include the likes of Blair Castle and Castle Campbell. There’s also the site of Scone Abbey, the former home of the Stone of Scone. This famous accessory was used during Scottish coronations and you can also find a replica of it here.
Visit the Town of Dunkeld along the River Tay
Just a short drive north of the area’s capital of Perth, along the banks of the River Tay, sits the quaint town of Dunkeld. Home to The Hermitage, this a National Trust for Scotland site consists of a number of interesting buildings, set amongst the beautiful Craigvinean Forest. These include Ossian’s Cave and Ossian’s Hall.
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