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!

 

 

City of Perth Salute

The City of Perth Salute returns for its 3rd year to Perth city centre. The parade of International pipe and military bands are joined by local bands from across Perthshire, in this fantastic free family event on the 19th August.   Watch the parade as it sets off...
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The Famous Grouse Pre-Season Challenge | Glasgow Warriors V Harlequins

The Famous Grouse Pre-Season Challenge | Glasgow Warriors V Harlequins Glasgow Warriors will play English Premiership giants Harlequins in Perth in August. ‘The Famous Grouse Pre-Season Challenge’, in association with Perth & Kinross Council, will be held at...
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Win Your Dream Day out in Perthshire

This month we have launched our biggest competition ever! Click here to find out more.
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Perthshire Events Round Up: What’s Happening in August and September?

Perthshire is positively packed with events in August and September. But have you found yourself scratching your head and wondering which event is happening when, and where? Well, worry not – we have a round-up of fantastic events that are happening across the county...
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Spartan Race 2018

Do you fancy taking on a physical challenge with a bit of a difference this year? How does an endurance event requiring you to wade through muddy bogs, scale slippery 8-foot ramps, clamber up 25-foot-high cargo nets, leap over fire and more, sound to you? Well if that...
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The Great Perthshire Food and Drink Tour

Perth & Kinross is known and loved for the quality of its food and drink, from luscious soft fruits and fresh farm vegetables to salmon, Highland beef and venison. We have many producers of fine cheese, chocolate, oatcakes and breads, not to mention our gin,...
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