Summer Adventures in and around Pitlochry

Active Adventurers 

Nae Limits is an incredible adventure activity centre outside Pitlochry, which has fun activities for all the family to enjoy, from white water rafting to clay pigeon shooting. (Book in advance)

Thrill Seekers

The Highland Fling Bungee Jump takes the skill and the vision of experts and marries it with the iconic scenery of Highland Perthshire, Scotland. A once-in-a-lifetime free-fall experience of 40 metres, suspended below the Garry Bridge over the beautiful River Garry near Pitlochry. It is perched above a dramatic gorge surrounded by ancient trees. Other outdoor activities can also be booked; however, the famous Bungee Jump is highly recommended! (Visit their website for more information)

Nature Trail

The walk to the summit of Ben Vrackie can be started in Pitlochry and is approximately 6 to 8 miles (10 to 13 km) there and back depending on the start point. You will more than likely spot some beautiful wildlife on the way! A great walk to accomplish for all ages!

Tasty Tipple

Blair Atholl Distillery. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12-Year-Old. (Book in advance)

Inside/Outside Fun

Active Kids Adventure Park is a short 30-minute drive from McKays Hotel and does exactly what it says on the tin. An adventure park for kids of any age. With farm animals too, kids can enjoy the outdoors in a safe and fun environment. From floor trampolines, pedal karts, huge climbing frames, crazy golf, there is an indoor play area for little people too. There is a picnic area outside and a coffee shop beside the indoor play area. Lots of fun to be had for kids of all ages! Visit their website for details.

Serene Shopping

Pitlochry is also known for its quirky local shops where you can buy anything from Irn Bru Rock to highland coo placemats. Whatever memorabilia you want, there is a shop in Pitlochry that will have it! 

And Relax…

Finish up your day at McKays, a traditional Scottish hotelpub and live entertainment venue, serving the finest local produce, ales and premium spirits, as well as showcasing the best local, national acts. With fantastic room offers to choose from, you can’t afford to miss out on visiting Pitlochry, whatever the season! We are dog friendly, too, meaning you can bring your beloved pooch with you on your adventure!

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