TOURING DAYS IN SCOTLAND FROM LOCHEND
PERTH DAY TRIP
Formerly the capital of Scotland, Perth is a really elegant old town lying on the banks of the Tay – not for nothing it is known as the Fair City. Only about an hour from Lochend, Perth has lovely galleries, a handsome semi-pedestrianised centre with great shops and cafes, and as a bribe for kids, a brilliant pool with flumes, making a Perth day trip perfect for families.
The best things to do in Perth
On top of that, Scone Palace lies on the outskirts of Perth. A beautiful, 19th century country house built alongside the ancient coronation place of Scotland’s kings, the palace is a must-see if you come to Perth, with Gleneagles on your way home if you fancy some shooting, golf, a meal in Scotland’s only 2-Michelin star restaurant – or even just a cup of tea in elegant surroundings.
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