Blair Atholl is a small town in Highland Perthshire, which is also home to the impressive Blair Castle.
Blair Atholl is a lovely village in Highland Perthshire, which is also home to the impressive Blair Castle.
Enjoy some fantastic scenery in and around Blair Atholl with the River Garry flowing through the heart of the village and linking other picturesque villages and glens, such as Calvine, Bruar, Killiecrankie and Struan.
This area is rich in history and heritage too! For over 700 years the spectacular Blair Castle has acted as gatekeeper to the Scottish Highlands. Discover the turbulent history of this home to the Duke of Atholl and Britain’s only private army, the Atholl Highlanders. After taking in some thirty treasure-filled rooms, take a tour around the wonderful grounds and gardens and enjoy Diana’s Grove and the restored Hercules Garden.
Check out the Atholl Country Life Museum and have family fun entertainment in this lively museum learning all about previous generations of Atholl! Why not take a tour round the Blair Atholl Water Mill which still produces flour and oat meal? And last but not least, nearby House of Bruar is a must! From traditional Scottish tweed to cashmere jumpers, and contemporary rural art to foodie delights, you will find everything under one roof!