While it’s a great fun hanging out under the summer sun supping a cold beer on a hot day at beer gardens and terraces in town, off-season is a fabulous time of year to visit Scotland too – and not only because it’s a more pocket-friendly option!

Sure, the temperature might be a little colder, but the September to May season is a chance to see Scotland in a whole new light.

Scroll through to find 15 incredible reasons why.