Welcome to Perth

Perth is a historic city set beside the beautiful River Tay and located just 90 minutes from 90% of Scotland’s population. It’s the perfect place to stay whether you are exploring the city itself or the huge range of attractions and activities available across Perthshire. Check out the accommodation section which provides details a wide range of options to suit every taste and budget.

Perth has a fantastic selection of independent businesses offering a wide range of unique, quirky and high-quality products you won’t find anywhere else so why not combine a visit to Scone Palace or The Black Watch Castle and Museum with a spot of shopping.

The city hosts a wide variety of events across the year so make sure you check out the What’s On section of the site to help plan your visit – we look forward to welcoming you to Perth!


The Perth St Andrew’s Day Scottish Festival

Celebrate Scotland’s national day on Sunday 26th November in the Fair City with the Scotland Street Marketplace. Sample some of the finest food and drink from Scotland’s natural larder, while enjoying live performances from Scotland’s number one...
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Perth’s Chocolate & Gin Festival 2017

Perth’s Chocolate & Gin Festival 2017 filled our city centre streets on 18th and 19th November, as part of Perth’s Winter Festival. Now in its fifth year, the original chocolate festival has grown and added gin distillers to the mix, plus more...
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The Monarch of the Glen at Perth Museum and Art Gallery

The Monarch of the Glen painting will be at Perth Museum and Art Gallery from the 25th November 2017 - 13th January 2018 The Monarch of the Glen is one of the most famous British pictures of the nineteenth century: for many people it encapsulates...
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Winter in the City of Perth & Perthshire 2017/2018 Guide

Kinross-shire Winter Festival 2017 Guide

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