What makes a summer holiday in Scotland so special? The lush, green landscapes and long summer days for starters. Even in the height of Scottish summer holidays, landscapes are vibrant and breathtaking – perfect for outdoor adventures or simply soaking up the views.

Then there are all the wonderful things to do. Choose from thousands of shows at Edinburgh’s famous summer festivals or cheer on competitors at a traditional Highland games.

With pleasant summer temperatures of around 17°C (63°F) maximum on average, why not try some outdoor activities on your summer holidays? Go hiking in a national park, cycle along an off-road track or beat a path to a remote beach, where white sands and turquoise waters await you … happy summer everyone!