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!


Winter Photo Competition!

Calling All Shutter Bugs!   Perth City Centre is holding a Winter Photo Competition and are looking for the best photographers from around Perthshire to put their trigger fingers to the test!   We want to see what winter in Perthshire...
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Parking in Perth and Kinross is on us this Winter!

Parking in Council-run car parks in Perth, Blairgowrie, Crieff, Dunkeld, and Pitlochry is FREE every weekend in December.   That's no cost to you for parking while you browse, shop, eat and visit Perth and Kinross on Saturday and Sunday during the...
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Perth Christmas Lantern Parade & Nativity Scene

Join a beautiful lantern-lit procession through Perth City Centre, ending with the unveiling of the Perth Christmas Nativity Scene outside St John’s Kirk. A great way to celebrate your local community this festive season.  The celebration of...
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