The Royal Highland Show

A Royal Celebration of Scotland’s Rural Heritage The Unmissable Royal Highland Show in June 2023

Visiting the Highlands of Scotland during the summer months is an exceptional experience. There’s so much to do and see in this glorious, unspoilt region of the country.

From the rugged coastlines and exceptional beaches to the lush valleys, loch and mountains, it’s one region of the country that’s worth discovering, then exploring.

One not-to-be-missed event is the Royal Highland Show which takes place just outside Edinburgh and runs from 22nd June to 25th June.

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Kinloch Rannoch

Exploring the Best of the Scottish Highlands: A Guide to Adventure, Culture, and Festivals

The Scottish Highlands is one of the UK’s best-kept secrets with its unspoilt landscapes, pristine coastline amazing wildlife and superb annual events and festivals.

If you’ve never visited the region, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at all the Highlands has to offer you. For the adventurer, there are some enthralling activities that take place throughout the year.

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Scottish Highlands

Spring flowers, sun and snow in the Highlands

Springtime in the Scottish Highlands is a sight to behold! With the advent of the warmer spring sunshine, wild blooms are abundant in the valleys, on hillsides and across the land. Snow can still be seen on the higher peaks adding to a magical, mystical atmosphere that’s only found in the Highlands.

It’s the perfect relaxing destination and an area of the country that’s exciting to explore. Below you’ll find just a few of the reasons to visit Scotland in the Spring! 

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Springtime in the Highlands

8 Things to do in April in the Highlands

The Highlands of Scotland has attracted visitors throughout history. Remote, rugged and rich in cultural heritage, today it’s a superb, unspoilt destination with lots to offer.

April in the Highlands is a month not to be missed. With spring just around the corner the landscapes prepare to burst into life. It’s a time to witness the sleepy native wildlife emerge on the scene. It’s a fresh season where you can enjoy traditional music and lots of exciting outdoor activities which includes plenty of April events in the Highlands! 

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Fun days out with the kids at Easter in the Highlands

Easter always heralds that winter is coming to an end and Spring is just around the corner. The days are longer, newborn lambs scamper in fields, and chocolate eggs are the order of the day!

If you’re looking at holidays in Scotland 2023, Easter is definitely worth considering. With top attractions and Easter festivities, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy.

So, why not plan Easter in the Highlands with a stay at our luxury 5-star hotel in Pitlochry and explore some of our beautiful regions? 

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Mindful Explorer

March in the Highlands and Surround Isles

Winter in the Highlands can be harsh, but in March, although chilly, there’s lots to see and enjoy. Days get longer and the spring flowers are about to burst into bloom.

It’s a time of the year when exploring this glorious region is a real adventure. From enjoying the unspoilt landscapes and coastlines to sipping the finest Scottish whisky, the Highlands has a lot to offer during March. It’s a great time to visit Scotland when not so many people are about. 

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Meeting & Events

Planning a Group Event in the Highlands

Planning a group event presents several challenges. After all, finding the right venue is all-important. Yet, once you’ve decided on a venue, the rest should fall seamlessly into place.

If you’re planning a group event in the Highlands why not choose to hold it at Dunalastair Hotel Suites. Not only will it provide a great solution, but we also offer 5-star luxury in a stunning location!

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