Aberdeen City Guide

Aberdeen is Scotland's third largest city, located in the north-east of Scotland. Aberdeen is home to some of the world's best golf courses, whisky trails and castles.

The city is a cosmopolitan mix of excellent shopping, local and international cuisine, and exciting nightlife.

Things to do in Aberdeen

We've pulled together a list of itineraries to help you enjoy the best that Aberdeen has to offer, take your pick below:

Aberdeen hidden gems

Aberdeen pick and mix activities and attractions

Aberdeen pick and mix food and drink

Aberdeen coastal wildlife

Castles of Deeside by public transport

Distilleries and castles 

Glen Garrioch distillery and Crathes Castle

Dunnottar Castle and Stonehaven by public transport

Exploring old and new Aberdeen

For a comprehensive guide to Aberdeen City and Shire, including what's on, take a look at the Visit Aberdeenshire website.

Aberdeen Social Wall

Aberdeenshire - beyond words, but not beyond reach
From the coast to the mountains, Aberdeenshire is truly beyond words...

Aberdeen photo gallery