Information Links

See below a selection of links relating to what you can do and where you can go during your stay on the beautiful Royal Deeside.

Hill walking walks

Castles - Whisky
Balmoral Castle
Braemar Castle
Craigievar Castle
Royal Lochnagar Distillery

Climbing info

Pony Trekking

Glen Tanar Equestrian Centre,
Aboyne Riverside, forest and mountain rides. Covered arena. Horses and ponies to suit all ages and experience. Tel: 01339 88644

Shopping -Aberdeenshire


Self Catering for 4+ in the centre of Ballater


Off Road Driving

Fishing (River and Loch)

Golf ( 8 courses within 30 min's. drive)
Royal Deeside Golf info

Highland games
Ballater Highland Games
The Braemar Gathering
Aboyne Highland Games
Lonach Highland Gathering & Games

Skiing and winter sports

Other Useful Links