Wrap yourself in the beauty of autumn in Scotland

Autumn is a beautiful time of year in Scotland as fiery shades light the countryside.  Make the most of the walking trails and golf courses during the stunning autumn colours, or explore Scotland’s cities once they’re emptied of summer tourists.

September can be just as warm as the summer months (sometimes warmer!) and is often regarded as one of the best months to visit Scotland.  The busy tourist season begins to die down by October and many of the rural tourist attractions shut down for the season after the half term October holidays.


Ideas and suggestions for autumn breaks in Scotland

  • Golfing in Scotland

    Autumn is the perfect time to discover discover some of Scotland’s fantastic golf courses... whilst enjoying the autumn colours.

  • Short Breaks

    Head to one of Scotland's cities for a short break after the summer tourists have left, or enjoy a long weekend in the countryside or on the coast.

  • Perthshire

    Known as Big Tree Country, Perthshire's landscapes are truly breathtaking in autumn. Enjoy forest walks, autumn activities and events or just soak up the lovely scenery.

  • Walking in Scotland

    Enjoy the autumnal shades of Scotland’s beautiful landscapes during the autumn months with some hill walking. Browse our accommodation for hill walking holidays.

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