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The Hermitage

Forests & Woodlands

Dating from the 18th century, this National Trust for Scotland-preserved site sits on the banks of the River Braan in Craigvinean Forest.


Public Transport Directions

The Hermitage is 2m W of Dunkeld

By road
Off A9

By train
The Edinburgh/Glasgow - Stirling/Perth - Inverness Abellio ScotRail line takes you to Dunkeld-Birnam Station, and then it’s a one and half miles to The Hermitage.

By bus
Stagecoach bus number 23 from Perth to Aberfeldy stops at Dunkeld North Car Park. Stagecoach bus number 27 from Perth to Pitlochry also stops at Dunkeld North Car Park. Bankfoot Buses route 22 from Perth to Dunkeld stops also at Dunkeld North Car Park.

On foot
From Dunkeld-Birnam Station to The Hermitage: Walk north through Birnam and just before the bridge over the River Tay take the steps down to the river bank (these are beside the old tollhouse on your right immediately before the bridge).
Turn left and follow the footpath through the grounds of the Forestry Commission offices into the small village of Inver. Head through towards the A9 road. Upon reaching the A9 turn left along the footpath and you’ll soon arrive at The Hermitage. Distance = one mile.



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