Useful links

Local Perth places, events and activities

Information on Perth’s history, what’s on in Perth and where to eat in Perth and more, can be found at the Perth City website.
Perth Theatre and Perth Concert Hall.
Scone Palace hosts a variety of events throughout the year.
Branklyn Garden, a charming National Trust for Scotland garden.
Balhousie Castle, the Headquarters and Museum of the famous Black Watch regiment – only 5 minutes walk from Alma Villa!
Stanley Mills, an old cotton mill complex in a surprisingly picturesque setting.
The Fergusson Gallery, showing the work of John Duncan Fergusson, the celebrated Scottish colourist.
Perth Races, and the racing calendar

Perthshire and the rest of Scotland

Welcome to Perthshire – Online book of the best places to visit.
WalkHighlands Maps and details for over 120 walks in Perthshire (from 2km to over 40km !)
The Scottish Crannog Centre on Loch Tay – Experience a little bit of Iron Age life in stunning scenery about 37miles from Perth (Recommended).
Things to do and see in Perthshire
Things to do and see in St Andrews (not just golf!)
To experience a little Scottish 16th and 17th century life, the charmingly restored Royal Burgh of Culross is the place to go.

Bus, Coach and Rail

Scotrail (timetables and buy tickets)
East Coast Trains (timetables and buy tickets)
City Link Coach and Bus Travel (timetables and buy tickets)
Local Buses (timetables for Perth and Perthshire)
Traffic Scotland (roadworks, traffic cameras etc.)
Traveline Scotland (timetables etc.)