Perthshire is situated at the heart of Scotland and is only about one hour’s drive away from Glasgow and Edinburgh. There are stunning glens and lochs to explore in this beautiful region and the beauty of the countryside is the biggest draw. Take a walk out and you will see why this area is known as big tree country, it has some of the tallest trees in Britain. Self Catering Cottages in Perthshire provide the perfect base from which to explore the region. Cottages are available to rent all year round and can sleep between two and eight people. This makes them ideal for a quiet break for you and your partner or come along with a group of family and friends to catch up with each other’s news.
There are lots of great sights and attractions and places to visit along with things to see and do in Perthshire. One of the best loved ways to spend time here is to enjoy a few rounds of golf, and if you like golf you will love Perthshire! This is home to the famous Gleneagles golf club as well as many other courses and you can really challenge yourself on these high quality golf courses, and after enjoying or enduring a round you at least have the 19th hole to have a well earned drink.
If walking is more to your liking there are over two hundred and fifty miles of way marked trails and also the long distance route of the Cateran Trail and that should keep you busy for a while. You need not do the whole walk, just plan some circular routes and return to the cottage at the end of the day. Other activities you could try are horse riding, mountain biking and fishing. Pitlochry and the city of Perth are worth a visit for the shopping and seeing the sights and attractions and the Self Catering Cottages in Perthshire give you the freedom to participate in all of these activities, and many more.
You could decide to have a short break and simply enjoy the surrounds of the cottage while you chill out for a couple of days. The cottages are decorated and furnished to very high standards and are always really comfortable. They are situated in areas that are rural, near woodland or close to a loch and many have breath-taking views over the beautiful Perthshire countryside. Some cottages are pet friendly and your dog will love the open countryside and the long walks you can take him/her on, after all dogs love to getaway on holiday too. Self Catering Cottages in Perthshire are a great way to unwind and blow away the cobwebs, and you can do as much or as little as you choose, and there is certain to be something to suite everyone’s tastes in Perthshire.