Cairngorms Attractions

Guide

Below you will find Hidden Scotland’s selection of the best attractions to be found in the Cairngorms area of Scotland. Enjoy.

An Lochan Uaine - The Green Loch

An Lochan Uaine – named the ‘Green Loch’ by locals – is one of the most beautiful ...
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Loch Insh

Loch Insh is one of the many lochs that surround the town of Aviemore. The loch is a hotsp...
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Aviemore

The town of Aviemore is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Scotland. It is a ...
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Loch Pityoulish

There are a number of beautiful lochs in the area surrounding Aviemore, including Loch Pit...
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Nethy Bridge River Walk

This gentle walk is a great way to experience the natural wonder of Cairngorms National Pa...
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Loch Garten/Loch Mallachie Walk

Starting at the Loch Gardon Osprey Centre this walk takes you round the RSPB Nature Reserv...
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Viewpoint Walk, Granton-on-Spey

Taking the famous ‘Viewpoint Walk’ in Grantown on Spey is a wonderful way to savour th...
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Granton-on-Spey

This is a great spot to base yourself when exploring the Cairngorms National Park area, pa...
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Carrbridge

Although small, the village of Carrbridge is bustling with activity. If you come at the ri...
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Loch an Eilein Castle

Loch an Eilein Castle is a beautiful ruined 13th century castle located in Rothiemurchus f...
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Loch Morlich

This spectacularly beautiful loch has to be seen to be believed.  This shimmering loch is...
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The Highland Wildlife Park

The Highland Wildlife Park specialises in showcasing local Scottish wildlife, and also hel...
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Play golf in the Cairngorms

If you are a golfer visiting the Cairngorms then bring your clubs and try out some of the ...
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Go Skiing or Snowboarding on the Cairngorms

The winter season that allows for skiing and snowboarding is generally between December an...
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Take a long day’s hike over the Lairig Ghru hill pass

This is a Grade 4 walk so ideal for the more serious walker. The best starting point is at...
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Ride the Funicular Railway to the top of the Cairngorm Mountain.

CairnGorm Mountain is home to the UK's highest funicular railway and offers a range of ac...
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Cairngorm Reindeer Centre

The Cairngorm Reindeer Herd is Britain's only free-ranging herd of reindeer found in the...
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Strathspey Steam Railway

Here’s an idea of a great day out from one of the locals. Walk the Strathspey Way from B...
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Treat the family to a day at the Landmark Forest Adventure Park

Landmark Forest Adventure Park is a large nature-based theme and adventure park in the vil...
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Enjoy the outdoor life at Rothiemurchus

Rothiemurchus is a special and beautiful place in the Highlands of Scotland, at the heart ...
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