Pitlochry Things to do

Things to do in Pitlochry Scotland

Looking forward to an escape to the Highlands? Want to visit somewhere unique and different? Then we can’t think of a better place for you to go than Pitlochry, set back in the Perthshire countryside. It is an idyllic town steeped in culture and history, perfect for travellers that want to learn a bit more about the world.

Vibrant and stunning in every sense, a visit to Pitlochry will remain in your heart forever. Whether you’re interested in the arts, the local culture or just the beautiful nature that surrounds it, Pitlochry has a lot to offer any visitor or holidaymaker.

To help you decide what to do during your stay, we’ve picked just a handful of our favourite attractions and spots for you to experience while staying in this blissful Scottish town. These attractions are a fantastic way to get the most out of your visit to the Highlands.

Queen's View at Loch Tummel in Scotland

Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Fan of theatre and the arts? Then make sure you visit this unique theatre for some fun and entertainment; it has a host of live theatre performances and art galleries on throughout the year.

If you’re not willing to sit down for a show, there’s also a boutique cafe to enjoy a drink in while experiencing the panoramic views of the Highlands.

Blair Athol Distillery

If whisky is your thing, a visit to the Blair Athol Distillery is always recommended while in Pitlochry.

This single malt whisky is popularly used by Bell’s and comes in 12-year bottles. Established in 1798, the distillery is one of Scotland’s oldest. Enjoy the tour and, at the end of it, feel free to taste a dram.

Whisky distillery in Scotland

Nae Limits Adventure

If you’re the active type, a trip to Nae Limits Adventure will be just the ticket for you. This outdoor activity centre offers great fun for those who are wild at heart. Canyoning, white water rafting and quad biking are just a few of the activities available to the intrepid adventurer.


Sick of the same old boring walks? Here’s a better idea – hire a Segway for the day! SegwayEcosse hold tours through Blair Atholl so you can experience the Highlands in a way you never thought you would. Prices start from only £18 per person.

people taking a segway tour in Britain

Atholl Country Life Museum

Discover what it was like to live in Pitlochry in days gone by with a visit to this stunning museum. Once the village school, this living museum recaptures how past life used to be in the town and is a fantastic educational experience for those with young children.

Have you booked your visit yet?

If you haven’t, we recommend doing so. Pitlochry has fun for the whole family all year round and a visit is well worth it. These are just a few of the activities and attractions you can do during your stay.

If you are planning to experience the Highlands, we cannot think of a better way or a better place. We promise that you won’t be disappointed! Book your stay now!

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