Nature & Wildlife in Perthshire


Perthshire is " Big Tree Country" Visit some of the most remarkable trees and woodlands anywhere in Europe. Forests, woods and country gardens offer an unrivalled assortment of glorious greenery, colours changing dramatically with the seasons. A short trip from Liarn takes you to Europe's oldest tree, the world's highest hedge, Britain's tallest tree, the sole survivor from Shakespeare's 'Birnam Wood', Europe's oldest living thing (the Fortingall Yew est. 3000 - 5000 years old)...the list goes on.

Perthshire, located at the very heart of Scotland, has an unrivalled range of habitats and species. Straddling the Highland Boundary Fault, the area offers the best of both worlds.

Atholl Adventures can arrange for guided photo safaris set in the stunning countryside of Highland Perthshire.

Opportunities abound to view the native flora and fauna of Perthshire in comfort being chauffeured in off road vehicles by experienced guides. They will, weather permitting, be able to locate many interesting animals and birds resident in the area.

The safaris can even stop at some very scenic locations for refreshments high on the hills.

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