Deeside Glen Tour from Aberdeen
From Aberdeen we travel West following the River Dee see and hear about this historic Glen, a visit to Braemar Castle, then Lunch in the Highland village of Braemar. After Lunch pass the Holiday home of the Royal Family, with a visit of to Lochnagar Whisky Distillery is just some of the highlights of the day tour.
Our tour starts from Aberdeen Visitor Information Centre.
We travel through Aberdeen's West end seeing the grand granite houses then along the North Deeside Road, we cross over the river Dee to the Bridge of Feugh a waterfall to see if we can catch a glimpse of the salmon jumping up the falls. Traveling through Banchory, Aboyne we stop for a visit of Braemar Castle (entry fee of £8.00 required) then Lunch at the wonderful Deeside village of Braemar, having time to visit shops and a Lunch break. Heading down Deeside we Stop at Crathie Kirk for a view of this Church that has been used by the Royal family for worship since Queen Victoria and Prince Albert discovered and bought Balmoral Castle & Estate.
We visit Royal Lochnagar Distillery(entry fee of £8.50 required)for a tour of the distillery and a “wee dram”(shot of Whisky)
Then return to Aberdeen Visitor Information Centre. Our Aberdeen Deeside tour takes around 7.5 hrs. Tour Runs on a Saturday August~October.
This tour operates on a Saturday but can be booked as part of a private Tour.
This tour operates in the Summer months August-October.
Braemar Castle £8.00 Lunch Not Included- Entry Fee Lochnagar Distillery £8.50
Bookings can be taken online or at Aberdeen iCentre 23 Union Street, Aberdeen.
This tour starts at 10.00am at Aberdeen VisitScotland iCentre.
23 Union Street, Aberdeen AB11 5BP