Welcoming you back soon: As we say in the city of Aberdeen, we're 'Happy to meet, sorry to part, and happy to meet again'. Just hold onto that thought for a short while, #ABDNwillwait.

Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire will wait for you

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Things to do

Visit fairy-tale castles, explore culture at Aberdeen Art Gallery, experience unique events, discover royal connections, be inspired by film famous locations and even bag a Scottish Munro!

Crathes Castle, Gardens & Estate

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Whilst an escape to all of the amazing experiences across our region is temporarily on hold, we invite you to sit back and enjoy our beautiful corner of Scotland from the comfort of your own home.

Rattray Head Lighthouse

Great Outdoors

Take on the challenge of Munro-bagging as you scale legends, mountain bike extreme terrains or get out on the open waters paddleboarding, surfing and kayaking!

Mar Lodge National Nature Reserve

Where to stay

Expect a hotel with its own Picasso, quirky coastal glamping carriages, log cabins in the Scottish glens, boutique hotels and even majestic castles!

The Fife Arms

City break inspiration

Lovingly known as the Granite City thanks to its sparkling granite architecture, Aberdeen is Scotland’s third largest city.

Marischal College

Towns and villages

Aberdeenshire is made up of some of Scotland’s most celebrated towns and villages – film famous, of historic importance, regal and the inspiration to storytellers.

Where to eat and drink

Sample world-famous quality food and drink - Aberdeen Angus Beef, fresh seafood, Scottish whisky and local craft beer including BrewDog.

Don’t just take our word for it…

Check out what all of these travel writers and bloggers have to say about Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire. Don't forget to read the VisitAberdeenshire blog too!

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