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Go Ape at Crathes Castle

Deeside Tourist Route

Tarzan swings, zip wires and rope ladders – just some of the obstacles you can tackle on this tree top assault course. Located in the grounds of Crathes Castle, if you’re looking for an active adventure Go Ape is perfect – you’re guaranteed to make lifelong memories. You can also enjoy a tour of Crathes Castle, which was built in the 16th century and boasts period rooms, towers and beautiful gardens to explore. Nearby the Royal Deeside Railway will transport you back in time with a steam train ride along the line formerly used by Queen Victoria and the Royal Family on their visits to Balmoral.

You are 83 miles through this 108 mile route
The mileage is estimated for guidance only. Please check exact directions and traffic conditions before you begin your journey

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