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Dundee & Angus
Broughty Ferry Castle, Broughty Ferry

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Dundee & Angus

What do you get when you combine the country's first UNESCO City of Design and a beautiful countryside which has helped bring us Aberdeen Angus beef, Arbroath Smokies and Peter Pan? Dundee & Angus - a beautiful, historic and vibrant region.

The east coast city is now well-known now thanks to the brilliant V&A, but did you know that things to do in Angus include watersports, hillwalking amongst the glens, historic houses, and delicious food and drink? Plan a break to Dundee and Angus today.

Map of Dundee & Angus

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Arbroath, settled in the 12th century, lies 15 miles to the north east of Dundee.


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The 'city' of Brechin is situated on the banks of the River South Esk in rural Angus.


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Carnoustie is a small town on the Angus coast between Dundee and Arbroath, famed for its championship golf course.


Dundee is Scotland’s fourth largest city and a fantastic base for touring, shopping, eating out, entertainment and visiting a varied mix of attractions.


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The beautiful village of Edzell is described as the 'jewel in the crown of Angus'.


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The traditional market town of Forfar was once the centre of the ancient Kingdom of the Picts.


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No visit to Angus and Dundee would be complete without seeing the village of Glamis, whose 18th century cottages make it an outstanding conservation area.


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A charming town with winding narrow streets, Kirriemuir - 'Gateway to the Glens' - makes a captivating base for exploring the beautiful braes of Angus.


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The coastal town of Montrose sits between Dundee and Aberdeen and boasts an attractive town centre and a wide sandy beach.

Dundee iCentre

VisitScotland iCentres
Dundee iCentre is located within V&A Dundee in the main Locke Hall as you enter the building.

Travel in Dundee & Angus

Getting here and around

Dundee is within easy reach of Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen airports, if you want to fly in to Scotland. It's also a main point on the north east rail line, is served by coaches from across the UK, and can be reached by car along the main motorways. It's around 1 to 2 hours travel from Scotland's main cities.

Find Dundee travel information

You can reach Angus by heading either north or south towards, Dundee, and then using the A92 or A90 roads. Trains run around the east coast stopping in Arbroath and Montrose, while coaches run into the region and local bus services connect up the smaller towns and villages.

Find out more on travel to Angus

Get to know Angus

You can find out more about where to visit in Angus, accommodation and where to eat and drink,

Find out more at Visit Angus.