When it comes to family days out in Central Scotland, Perthshire’s ‘Big Tree Country’ not only offers year-round breathtaking views but has an abundance activities that are fun for everyone to get involved in, including great things to do with kids in Pitlochry, Perth.



The obvious thing you need to do, and one that should be at the top of your list is to take to one of the many walking routes on offer in Scotland’s ‘Big Tree Country’. Set in over 200,000 acres of incredible woodland it’s not to be missed. Walks in Pitlochry boast some of the most magnificent views you could experience in a lifetime, with different routes to take for all abilities. The Killiecrankie visitors centre is a great base to start from, this magnificent wooded river gorge offers a combination of amazing views, history, heritage and wildlife…perfect for an adventure filled day out with all the family, and what’s more it won’t break the bank.

The stunning views on offer when you holiday in central scotland at Erigmore Leisure Park


If you are looking for more adventurous things to do with kids in Perth, you will find a whole selection of watersport activities available, with Perth being situated right beside The River Tay. Nae Limits (Wee Adventures) has something for all ages to get involved in, with activities for children 6+ through to adults 60+, it could be the action-packed day out you didn’t even know you needed! They also provide activity days just for the kids during the school holidays, so if you want your little ones to get muddy, wet, tired and inspired this is the place to go.


Beatrix Potter Exhibition

Discover the world of Beatrix Potter with this interactive experience that is fun for all the family. Located just on the outskirts of Erigmore Leisure Park, in the picturesque village of Birnam, The Beatrix Potter Garden is a delight to explore, will you be able to find Peter Rabbit and his friends? There is a vintage play area to keep the little ones entertained, a café to grab a pot of tea and cake and even an art gallery to discover…this attraction has all the elements for a relaxed family day out in Perth.

Beatrix Potter Gardens is a great day out when looking for things to with kids in Pitlochry



If adventure has your name written all over it then why not try a visit to Highland Safaris, just half an hour down the road from Erigmore, it is guaranteed to make your family days out in Central Scotland one to remember. There is a whole host of award-winning activities to get your hands on, from gold panning to safe off-road biking. There’s also a nature trail to explore, with clues to follow, overlooking the red deer and a selection of family safaris available to book to name a few…you certainly won’t be short of things to do at this family orientated attraction.