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Some of the region's best known castles include Crathes Castle, Haddo House, Balmoral Castle and Dunnottar Castle.With more castles per acre than anywhere else in the UK, it's not hard to see why Aberdeen City and Shire is known as ‘Castle Country’.
Discover the imposing 13th century stronghold of the Earls of Mar.
Explore the impressive ruins of this fairytale castle set in the stunning Grampian countryside.
Slains Castle is found on the rocky Aberdeen coastline near the town of Cruden Bay.
Crathes Castle is surrounded by woodland to the east of Banchory in the Aberdeenshire countryside.
Balvenie Castle is a ruined castle near Dufftown in the north of Aberdeenshire.
Huntly Castle sits on the edge of the small market town of Huntly, beside the River Deveron in Aberdeenshire.
Purchased by Queen Victoria in 1848, the Balmoral Estate has been the Scottish Home of the Royal Family ever since.
Corgarff Castle, dating back from the 16th century, sits in the tranquil Aberdeenshire countryside.
A romantic, evocative and historically significant ruined Castle, perched on a giant conglomorate on the edge of the North-Sea. Once seen - never forgotten.
Historic Buildings & Homes
Duff House is the premier outstation of the National Galleries of Scotland and houses a collection of fine paintings and furniture.
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