Blair Atholl |

Blair Atholl

Blair Atholl

Set in stunning scenery, Blair Atholl is situated on the River Garry in Highland Perthshire. The village is to home to Blair Castle, the last castle to be besieged in the UK during the 1745 Jacobite Rising, and the Atholl Highlanders, the UK’s only private army.

Take a tour around the gardens of the castle and discover fascinating features including Diana’s Grove and the restored Hercules garden.

Embark on a scenic walk along the glen Tilt Trail, which winds through ancient woodlands and along the banks of the River Tilt.

Landmarks and Attractions

Glen Tilt

Glen Tilt is a picturesque glen in the Cairngorms National Park, known for its natural beauty and scenic hiking trails, making it a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.

House of Bruar

The House of Bruar is a renowned retail destination offering high-quality Scottish goods, including traditional clothing, gourmet foods, and artisanal crafts, providing visitors with a taste of Scotland’s rich heritage and culture.

Blair Castle

Blair Castle is a historic landmark and home to The Atholl Highlanders who are the only remaining private regiment in Europe and act as the personal bodyguard to the Duke of Atholl, who is Chief of Clan Murray. Whilst they don’t have any military role, they are armed with Lee Metford rifles and include a pipe band.