Once Scotland's ancient capital, Perth is a city with plenty of character, culture and history. From Perth Theatre and Perth Concert Hall to Perth Museum and Art Gallery (one of the UK's oldest museums) this modestly sized city is worth a visit. Located in central Scotland on the banks of the River Tay, it is also a great base from which to travel around the historic county of Perthshire, and even further afield. Often referred to as 'The Fair City', visitors will find glorious countryside and fascinating attractions are within easy reach.
You have lots of options when it comes to travelling from Perth - nearby attractions are only a bike ride away while hopping on public transport is easy too. Here are some ideas on how to have a great day out from Perth.