Experiences

Experiences at Loch Tay

There are a wide range of activities and things to do at Loch Tay. You can walk, cycle and travel around the countryside to your heart’s content. In the winter you can even explore the wilderness and discover the wildlife that inabit the mountain tops. As well as enjoying your time on land, you can also get on the water and explore the beauty of Loch Tay.

4x4 Off Road Driving

Get behind the wheel on the UK's highest Off Road Driving course to find out what these Land Rovers can really do! Take the controls with a friendly experienced Instructor at your side and forge your way along forest tracks, through mountain burns and up slippery slopes. Test your metal and develop your 4x4 driving skills round our challenging hilltop Off Road Driving course and get to grips with these awesome vehicles.

4x4 Off Road Driving

Get behind the wheel on the UK's highest Off Road Driving course to find out what these Land Rovers can really do! Take the controls with a friendly experienced Instructor at your side and forge your way along forest tracks, through mountain burns and up slippery slopes. Test your metal and develop your 4x4 driving skills round our challenging hilltop Off Road Driving course and get to grips with these awesome vehicles.

Panning For Gold

Armed with your own pan & bucket of dirt, scoop & swirl in our all weather Panning Flume to hunt for real & 'fools' gold as well as many beautiful semi precious gem stones. There is a heap of lovely stones to be found in every grit bucket and there are identification charts to help you see what you've found. Gold Panning is fun & addictive for all ages, and whatever you find you take home!

Panning For Gold

Armed with your own pan & bucket of dirt, scoop & swirl in our all weather Panning Flume to hunt for real & 'fools' gold as well as many beautiful semi precious gem stones. There is a heap of lovely stones to be found in every grit bucket and there are identification charts to help you see what you've found. Gold Panning is fun & addictive for all ages, and whatever you find you take home!

Loch Tay Safari Cruise

Have fun on Loch Tay as you skim over the surface of the waters of Perthshire's largest and one of Scotland’s deepest lochs! Surrounded by stunning and dramatic landscape, in an area steeped in history, myths and folklore you will be mesmerised by mystical and spell binding stories of the people who have shaped the very fabric of this amazing area throughout the ages. Our state of the art RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat) has been named Iolaire; Gaelic for Eagle. She has a heated cabin and fitted with twin 300HP Evinrude engines capable of speeds of more than 40 knots (45 MPH!) - that makes her the BIGGEST and FASTEST boat on Loch Tay!

Loch Tay Safari Cruise

Have fun on Loch Tay as you skim over the surface of the waters of Perthshire's largest and one of Scotland’s deepest lochs! Surrounded by stunning and dramatic landscape, in an area steeped in history, myths and folklore you will be mesmerised by mystical and spell binding stories of the people who have shaped the very fabric of this amazing area throughout the ages. Our state of the art RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat) has been named Iolaire; Gaelic for Eagle. She has a heated cabin and fitted with twin 300HP Evinrude engines capable of speeds of more than 40 knots (45 MPH!) - that makes her the BIGGEST and FASTEST boat on Loch Tay!

Mountain Safari

With your kilted Safari Ranger, share our passion for Nature, Culture, History and breathtaking scenery between 2000 and 3000 feet. Armed with cameras and binoculars, climb aboard your Land Rover or Pinzgauer and journey to the high tops through a land sculptured by the elements and steeped in history, culture, nature, and breathtaking views with no shortage of photo opportunities. A truly authentic discovery of everything that makes Highland Safaris an exceptional destination.

Mountain Safari

With your kilted Safari Ranger, share our passion for Nature, Culture, History and breathtaking scenery between 2000 and 3000 feet. Armed with cameras and binoculars, climb aboard your Land Rover or Pinzgauer and journey to the high tops through a land sculptured by the elements and steeped in history, culture, nature, and breathtaking views with no shortage of photo opportunities. A truly authentic discovery of everything that makes Highland Safaris an exceptional destination.

Dewars Aberfeldy Distillery

Make the most of your visit to one of the most acclaimed visitor attractions Perthshire has to offer. As well as guided distillery tours, a visit to Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery offers the opportunity to relax in our Whisky Lounge and cafe. Chat to the team about our whisky and purchase a dram or tasting flight from the fully licensed bar. Our cafe serves freshly prepared lunches using the finest local produce including soup, thick fill sandwiches and afternoon tea. The Distillery shop showcases the full range from John Dewar & Sons Fine Whisky Emporium, along with our exclusive single cask ‘fill your own’ bottle.

Dewars Aberfeldy Distillery

Make the most of your visit to one of the most acclaimed visitor attractions Perthshire has to offer. As well as guided distillery tours, a visit to Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery offers the opportunity to relax in our Whisky Lounge and cafe. Chat to the team about our whisky and purchase a dram or tasting flight from the fully licensed bar. Our cafe serves freshly prepared lunches using the finest local produce including soup, thick fill sandwiches and afternoon tea. The Distillery shop showcases the full range from John Dewar & Sons Fine Whisky Emporium, along with our exclusive single cask ‘fill your own’ bottle.

Splash Rafting

Splash White Water Rafting Scotland are one of the UK’s oldest expert outdoor adventure activity providers. Based in the scenic town of Aberfeldy in Perthshire and at Pinkston watersports centre in Glasgow city centre. Splash offer the best white water rafting and canyoning in Scotland. More adventure experiences include River Bugs, Duckies, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Abseiling and Paintball. Splash provides every white water rafting trip with free professional rafting photography on all river rafting trips.

Splash Rafting

Splash White Water Rafting Scotland are one of the UK’s oldest expert outdoor adventure activity providers. Based in the scenic town of Aberfeldy in Perthshire and at Pinkston watersports centre in Glasgow city centre. Splash offer the best white water rafting and canyoning in Scotland. More adventure experiences include River Bugs, Duckies, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Abseiling and Paintball. Splash provides every white water rafting trip with free professional rafting photography on all river rafting trips.

More Things To Do At Loch Tay

There are a wide range of activities and things to do at Loch Tay. You can walk, cycle and travel around the countryside to your heart’s content. In the winter you can even explore the wilderness and discover the wildlife that inabit the mountain tops. As well as enjoying your time on land, you can also get on the water and explore the beauty of Loch Tay.

When looking for things to do at Loch Tay, simply take a look at the sections below and find the right activity for you – including all year round outdoor activities, attractions, events, local festivities and walks.