Things to see and do - Perth
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This former royal burgh has retained a country town atmosphere and is an ideal tourist centre. Perth lies on the River Tay, renowned down the ages for its salmon and freshwater mussels which produce handsome pearls. Some of the finest specimens adorn the Crown of Scotland, on display in Edinburgh Castle.
Tourist attractions Perth : Things to see and do
GB - Pitlochry PH16 5BX
Queen's View is a viewpoint up above Loch Tummel. There is a magnificent panorama over the loch and the cone-shaped peak of Schiehallion (1,083m). Queen Victoria visited this place in 1866, hence the name.
A93 GB - Perth PH2 6BD
The estate of Scone Palace encompasses Moot Hill, one of Scotland's most hallowed historical sites since Pict times. Kenneth MacAlpine made it the centre of his new Picto-Scottish kingdom in the middle of the 9C and a counterpart of the ecclesiastica..
rd. Dundee GB - Meigle PH12 8SB
The old village school houses an exceptional collection of Picts steles sculpted from red sandstone (7-10C) that were discovered in the region. Cross-shaped flagstones, tombs and various fragments display the life and art of the Picts. Even if not ev..
22/30 County Place GB - Perth PH2 8EE
Right in the heart of Perth’s city centre, this modern hotel offers stylish and contemporary en suite rooms. Guests have access to free Wi-Fi, limited free parking, and superb, award-winning fine dining in the Opus One Restaurant. The New County Hot..
2 St Leonards Bank GB - Perth PH2 8EB
Prix Prices from : 59 £
Located 3 minutes’ walk to Perth Rail and Bus Stations, Parklands Hotel offers modern accommodation with free Wi-Fi, free parking, a bar, 2 restaurants, and a garden with an outdoor seating area. Each room at Parkland Hotel features an en-suite bath..
37 York Place GB - Perth PH2 8EH
Prix Prices from : 65 £
In the heart of Scotland and 5 minutes' walk from the centre of Perth, this hotel is conveniently located for the railway and bus stations. Wi-Fi is available throughout and it is free of charge. Ideally situated for visiting Perth and the surroundi..
2 St Leonard's Bank GB - PH2 8EB Perth
GB - PH3 1NF Auchterarder
Elegant restaurant hung with portraits of its famous chef. The à la carte focuses on refined French classics, with home-smoked lobster a signature dish, while the 8 course dégustation menu showcases their top picks 'en miniature'. Much of the produce..
77-79 Kinnoull St GB - PH1 5EZ Perth
Bottle-green restaurant close to the theatre and the concert hall. All-encompassing menus feature passionately prepared, classically based dishes with an ambitious edge. The smart lounge serves cocktails and sharing platters.
63 Tay St GB - PH2 8NN Perth
Well-established riverside restaurant run by an attentive team. Ambitious dishes feature an array of flavours and textures; the midweek pre-theatre menus represent good value and the impressive wine list features over 250 bins.
38 South St GB - PH2 8PG Perth
Lively bistro; its square, marble-floored room tightly packed with tables and dominated by a mirror stencilled with a Paris Metro map. Menus list Gallic favourites. The adjoining deli serves wood-fired pizzas and tasty pastries.
80 George St GB - PH1 5LB Perth
Striking building with bright red doors: formerly the first Post Office in Perth. Classic lunches are followed by an evening menu with a more modern edge. The stone walled cellar bar hosts live jazz and blues on Fridays and Saturdays.