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#8 of 40 things to do in Pitlochry Features Animals
Pitlochry PH16 5LG, Scotland
+44 1796 473 233
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Pitlochry PH16 5LG, Scotland
+44 1796 473 233
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little wonder around this nice quite spot. Small visitor centre with hands on displays to keep some amused..Good display boards with the history of the area. Bird feeding stations outside. We enjoyed the walk down to Soldiers leap but it is easier if you...More

Thank foster1605
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just off the road as you leave Pitlochry. Nice car park, free to National Trust members, but not expensive. A board with walks listed on it and tourist information shop. No quick guides to take with you and only one member of staff, who was...More

1  Thank Jusboro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pass of killiecrankie is visually stunning. Soldiers leap adds a dose of history. The walk beside the river is peaceful. The visitor centre and its staff were helpful and engaging. They even had a quiz for my younger son with prizes. Very much worth...More

1  Thank flugelman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is worth visiting the Pass of Killiecrankie for the scenery, but the are is also steeped in fierce history that is well described.

1  Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parked in the NT visitors centre which is free to NT members then walked down to the river Garry to Soliders Leap were the battle of Killiecrankie took.We continued to walk down river for about a mile or so to the Linn of Tummel. The...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very scenic walk with historical information of a battle. Can walk further and see different parts. Includes the pass and the linn of tummel. Train tracks, pebble beach areas, waterfalls, woods, wildlife. Dogs welcome and thought of. Great for filling a camera. However it should...More

2  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started our walk to Killiecrankie in Faskally Wood. The wood is lovely and so picturesque. Look out for baby frogs, ducklings, signets and loads of other wildlife. Stop to watch the fishermen cast their lines from the shores of the loch or in boats....More

2  Thank LinsSan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk if a bit challenging in places. Amazing views all the way and worth the walk to the pass for spectacular scenery.

1  Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I have always been interested in the history of that era and have wanted to visit the site for many years. After getting information at the visitor centre we travelled along the path to see soldiers leap (not the easiest for people with walking difficulties)...More

1  Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This walk and view is worth visiting if you are in the area. Just off the A9 easy to find. There is a carpark which you pay a fee, toilets and an information centre. The walk down to the soldiers leap view is steep with...More

1  Thank Robertson;Mrs.a... R
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