Things to See & Do in and around Pitlochry

Pitlochry has something for everyone. Whether you are a family, a couple, or a group, you will never be short of things to see and do here. After a long day exploring the sights you will come home to a luxurious cottage surrounded by stunning Perthshire countryside.

Fishing

There is river fishing on the River Tay, River Tummel and River Garry. There is also boat and bank fishing on local lochs.

Theatre

The summer season (from May to October) at Pitlochry Festival Theatre has a wide variety of productions including musicals, plays and operas. It also stages many different types of concerts, from Jazz and Folk to Ceilidh. During the winter months there are also plenty of things to see, with concerts at the weekends, workshops, talks and tours taking place throughout the year. It also hosts the Winter Words Festival every year in January.

Highland Games

Pitlochry – takes place on the 2nd Saturday of September.

Atholl – Gathering and Highland Games takes place on the 27th May, 2012.

Golf

Pitlochry Golf Club (Golf week 9th – 15th June). The 18 hole par 69 course is situated at the foot of Ben-y-Vrackie Mountain.

Blair Atholl (September 2012 is the Blair Atholl Golf Challenge). Blair Atholl is a classic James Braid designed course.

Walking

Pitlochry is the perfect place for walkers to explore, with 41 miles of walking tracks, paths along rivers, lochs, through woodland and uphill.

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