Tourist Attractions in Scotland
Scotland has an incredible variety of places to visit from historic castles to whisky distilleries, and wildlife farms to custom-build museums and galleries.
Plan a day out or longer break with these great visitor attractions in Scotland. So what's on offer? Hear tales of kings and queens, see striking cliff-top castles and discover science's latest inventions.
Types of Attractions
Plan an unforgettable family trip to Scotland by visting a wide range of attractions.
Castles to Visit in Scotland
From magnificent city landmarks to mysterious ruins, Scotland is bursting with fascinating castles to visit.
Historic Attractions in Scotland
Find out more about historic attractions, landmarks and places to visit in Scotland.
Scotland is home to hundreds of museums filled with fascinating exhibits to ignite your curiosity.
Arts & Culture
Enrich your cultural horizons and learn about all the fantastic galleries, cinemas, museums, and performances throughout Scotland.
Film & TV locations in Scotland
This country has produced its fair share of top Hollywood names, and there have been a surprising number of movies filmed in Scotland too.
Our most popular attractions
It's safe to say that when it comes to attractions in Scotland, you are bound to find many that you love. Take your pick from the country's variety of incredible attractions and soak up a bit of culture, find things to keep the kids entertained, or immerse yourself in Scotland's past.
Scotland's attractions are so fantastic that they frequently win awards! The Scottish Thistle Awards sees amazing local businesses win in a variety of categories and themes. With educational, inspiring and fascinating places to visit, the whole family can get out and about with plenty to see and do across the country.
Visit attractions using public transport
A day out in Scotland doesn't need to be by car. There are a number of attractions which offer clear information on bus, train, and cycle routes nearby.
Some of these attractions even offer a discount or a freebie to anyone who uses active travel.
Passes, offers and deals
You can make your money go further when you visit Scotland - check out these passes, offers and discounts for attractions, activities, travel, accommodation and more.
Offers & Deals for Great Days Out in Scotland
Discover offers and deals for great days out in Scotland. Including attractions, Scotrail's Kid's for a Quid and more!
Things to do offers
Find current offers on things to see and do experiences listed on the VisitScotland website.
Passes & Offers for Holidays, Attractions & Travel in Scotland
Find great value while in Scotland and take advantage of various offers, passes, discounts and deals.
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