Active holidays

If you’re looking for a new active challenge, Scotland is the perfect destination to visit. With thrilling watersports, scenic walking trails, adrenaline-pumping cycling routes and several new extreme sports, your next adventure is just around the corner.

Scotland’s deep lochs and fast flowing rivers offer first-class fishing, and around the Scottish isles you can enjoy some of the best sea-kayaking in the world.

Set your sights on bagging a Munro, a mountain over 3,000ft. These iconic features of the Scottish landscape are ideal for many types of outdoor activities, including hill walking, climbing and wintersports. If you enjoy walking, embrace a long-distance challenge along the West Highland Way and the Great Glen Way.

You can also enjoy pursuits such as indoor climbing and aerial assault courses all year round.

There are also plenty of perfect places to tee off with over 500 golf courses. This is the Home of Golf after all.

Why not book a guided active break to really make the most of your time here? There are lots of activity providers who run trips where you will meet like-minded people, venture off the beaten track, discover your new passion and explore Scotland’s wild side.

Browse below for inspiration for your activity holiday in Scotland.

Watersports at North Berwick

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