Discover the “The Secret Malts of Aberdeenshire”, produced by distilleries dating from the 18th and 19th centuries
Explore Aberdeenshire’s castles: there are more here per acre than anywhere else in the British Isles
With 55 courses to choose from, including two of the oldest in the world, Aberdeenshire is a golfing paradise
Full-flavoured, hearty and comforting world-famous food and drink. Some of the finest produce comes from this area
Festivals and events are deeply rooted in our people and in our culture. Experience our ancient traditions and discover new ones
Venture out in the crisp and clear fresh air with views for miles across great estates and heathery moors
One of the most architecturally distinctive cities in Europe, a cosmopolitan and connected place by the sea
Discover the rugged Banffshire coast, described by National Geographic as “one of the world’s outstanding coastlines”
Dive into the glens and ancient forests where Aberdeenshire meets the Cairngorms National Park
Kick start your day with a locally produced breakfast or brunch. It’s the most important meal of the day, after all!
Enjoy a lunch with a view, watch the world go by in a quaint café, or relax alfresco in one of our award winning parks or gardens
Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire are well known for rich local produce with restaurants serving up fresh seafood, Aberdeen Angus Beef and wild game
Satisfy your sweet tooth with stylish afternoon teas, famous ice cream parlours and freshly baked cakes & local delicacies
Find a true Scottish bar experience and experience first-hand our unique Doric culture
Discover Aberdeenshire, which is made up of some of Scotland’s most celebrated towns and villages
Stay in quirky coastal carriages, welcoming B&B’s, and chic boutique hotels. We have something to suit all tastes and budgets
Aberdeen is well connected globally with its own international airport, railway station, ferry terminal and bus station
Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire can be easily explored by most modes of transport
Check out our suggested itineraries and make the most of your trip to Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.
Looking for something to do in Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire? We’ve plenty to keep you entertained during your stay
Real, replica and fantasy pirate plunder from around the world, including costum...
Jul. 17 - Sep. 1, 2018
Join Rapunzel on the eve of her birthday as the evil witch Horabella tries to ca...
Jul. 19 - 22, 2018
The Moscow State Circus is heading to Aberdeen. Don't miss out!
Jul. 19 - Aug. 5, 2018 7:45pm
Truth is stranger than fiction on this tour! You'll find out about some of the c...
Fri, Jul. 20, 2018 11:00am — 1:00pm
This wonderful Shakespearean comedy is filled with Folksy's touch of live music,...
Fri, Jul. 20, 2018 6:15pm — 9:00pm
Classic colour film (1979), Certificate 15
Jul. 20 - 27, 2018 7:00pm — 8:45pm
Fri, Jul. 20, 2018 8:00pm — 10:30pm
Peterhead Scottish Week is one of the top galas in Scotland; full of fun for the...
Jul. 21 - 29, 2018
Visit one of Scotland's longest running Highland Games, showcasing traditional h...
Sat, Jul. 21, 2018
Fun, free, maritime-themed craft activities led by experienced makers. All mater...
Sat, Jul. 21, 2018 10:00am — 12:00pm
Situated in the heart of Buchan, Aberdeenshire our full two day show has one of ...
Jul. 21 - 22, 2018 10:00am — 5:00pm
A plethora of colour and creation withnew work from over 40 north east artists. ...
Jul. 21 - Aug. 11, 2018 10:00am — 6:00pm
Your complete guide to what’s on and what to see and do in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.