Top things to do in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

Steeped in history and famed for its dominating granite architecture, with 263 castles, 8 distilleries, 55 golf courses and 5 ski centres, Aberdeen has so much to discover, as well as offering the perfect base to explore further into Aberdeenshire. 

With 165 miles of beautiful coastline, fishing harbours and breathtaking  countryside spots, Aberdeen and its surrounding areas offer the perfect way to relax before heading back to your home country.

Find out more on what Aberdeen has to offer via VisitAberdeenshire website.

Plan your trip around Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire using VisitAberdeenshire’s purpose built itinerary builder. Plan where to stay, eat and drink as well as what to do and see in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire. Find out more at

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Children playing in an Aberdeen park
Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group
Balmoral Offshore Engineering 
Burness Paull