Family leisure breaks in Aviemore and the Cairngorms

Relax and look forward to your next family vacation or leisure break in the Cairngorms National Park with our specially selected child friendly accommodation, plus great events to visit, and activities to enjoy, which we can help arrange for the whole family. Exciting and fun outdoor activity holidays for the whole family to enjoy based in beautiful surroundings

Children can learn to fish, enjoy some thrilling local adventure and activity centres at Loch Inch Watersports or visit the stunning museums at Highland Wildlife Park and Highland Folk Museum 

More suggestions for family attractions and days out in Aviemore and Cairngorms National Park

Landmark Forest Theme Park - where else in the UK can you rock climb, 'skydive', flume ride, meet red squirrels face to face, walk through the tops of tall pine trees, watch logs being sawn on a steam powered sawmill, wonder at the sheer strength of a Clydesdale horse, explore the hidden microscopic universe and learn all the secrets of Scotland's ancient Pine forest? And you've only just got going!

Cairngorm Reindeer Centre - under the supervision of trained guides, visitors can feed and stroke the reindeer. They are not camera shy, so you'll be able to take some memorable snaps 

Horse riding and trekking at Rothiemurchus - family run centre specialising in the versatile pedigree Highland Pony breed and offering fantastic hacking and trekking. With varied hill, moorland, river and pine forest riding, much of it off track, there is the potential to see wildlife and enjoy the peace, space and magnificent scenery

Land Rover Safari at Rothiemurchus - guided and driven by an experienced Rothiemurchus Ranger sit back, relax and discover the many different aspects that make Rothiemurchus so special

Loch Insh Wildlife cruises - wildlife boat trip tours Loch Insh and sections of the Insh Marshes and River Spey. The boat has 12 seats and large glass windows and travels at 2-3 mph around the loch and downriver. A highlight is getting close to our resident ospreys towards the end of the trip

Leault Farm - participate in the working day of a Highland shepherd and his dogs. Watch up to 8 dogs working sheep & ducks. Help to shear a sheep & bottle feed orphan lambs. 

Cairngorm Sleddog Centre - situated in Aviemore, at the foot of the Cairngorm Mountain Range, the Cairngorm Sleddog Centre offers a wide range of activities for the whole family. From Kennel & Museum Tours to Sleddog Trips and Safaris

Aviemore Walking Treasure Trail - Looking for a fun and interesting way to explore Aviemore? Don't just wander around aimlessly, do a Treasure Trail! These fun treasure hunts will teach you fascinating facts about the area and show you some beautiful scenery. Enjoy a fun family walk in the fresh air and solve an intriguing mystery at the same time


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