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Places to visit near the Cuil an Daraich Guest House

There is lots to see and do locally whatever your interested in, here are a few suggestions of places to visit locally during your stay.


In Pitlochry

Pitlochry Festival Theatre – fantastic theatre with a variety of shows throughout the year.

Hydroelectric Dam and Salmon Ladder – Discover the power of hydro electricity. Read more…

Black Spout Walk – popular short walk, 190ft waterfall, ending at a distillery.

Blair Atholl Distillery – one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland.

Pitlochry Putting Green – ideal for all the family. 

Pitlochry Golf Course – one of golf’s world wide hidden gems.

Edradour Distillery – world renowned as the smallest traditional distillery in Scotland.

Pitlochry and Moulin Heritage Centre – fantastic exhibition of local information, memorabilia, photographs & history of the area.

Moulin Brewery – small craft brewery producing four real ales.


West of Cuil an Daraich

Highland Safari – Award winning safaris and adventure activities, plus a great cafe.

St Mary’s Church – A magical, must see church.

The Birks of Aberfeldy  – Really beautiful, interesting circular walk.

Castle Menzies – spectacular, historic 16th century castle

Cluny Gardens – best place to see red squirrels in Perthshire & stunning gardens



House of Bruar – country clothing & brilliant food hall.

Falls of Bruar – walk featuring really stunning waterfalls and gorge.

Blair Castle – currently only ground and gardens open

Queen’s View – views fit for a queen, visitor centre, cafe & walks.



The Hermitage – Various walks,  see Ossian’s Hall, towering Douglas Firs, spectacular waterfall and picturesque folly.


Annual Events

Pitlochry Highland Games – traditional Scottish Highland Games.

The Enchanted Forest – Scotland’s premier sound and light show, not to be missed! Read more…

Winter Words Festival – held mid February, the very best writers, authors, journalists and sportsmen tell you their stories.

New Years Day Street Party – join thousands celebrating the new year in style.


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