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Explore Scotland's dedicated UNESCO Trail.
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Discover a place of astounding natural beauty and eco-diversity, where communities live in harmony with the land and sea.
A natural playground of spellbinding beauty, full of outdoor adventure, geological wonders, and a rich diversity of plants and wildlife.
UNESCO Creative City
It doesn’t take long to realise that music is the beating heart of this city, with a legendary music scene across a variety of venues.
Once renowned for its textile and shipbuilding industries, the city has since transitioned into a cutting-edge, multidisciplinary hub of design.
Storytelling and the written word have been the life force of Edinburgh’s art and culture for centuries.
UNESCO Global Geopark
The islands you see today of Shetland have been on an incredible geological journey, and influence every part of life.
Stretching over 2,000 square kilometres in the far corner of Scotland, this is a striking example of different rock geologies.
UNESCO World Heritage Site
A set of islands with a beautiful natural habitat that has developed, changed and supported a community and culture over thousands of years.
Thousands of years ago, the prehistoric people of Orkney began building monuments out of stone which still survive today.
One of the most striking and architecturally significant city centres in the world, thanks to the dramatic juxtaposition of its Old and New Towns.
A cotton mill site ahead of its time, where two men oversaw social reform and created a blueprint for the world.
The Roman Empire’s most northerly frontier, an ambitious engineering project and one of their most sophisticated military constructions.
A true feat of engineering which is renowned for its technological ingenuity, and one of the most iconic structures in the world.