Navigation close button

Local Area

Highland Perthshire

Located in Highland Perthshire, Over Blairish Cottage enjoys all the benefits of being in the Highlands whilst remaining accessible.

The main attraction of the area is the stunning scenery, which includes some of Scotland’s best known beauty spots, including Glen Lyon, Kenmore and Loch Tay, Schiehallion and Ben Lawers. 

Activities & Experiences

For the adventurous, canyoning, quad biking, white water rafting and further water sports are available locally. Highland Perthshire has many stunning walks and cycle paths, with routes available right from the doorstep through SSSI countryside, which features an orchid rich wildflower meadow and gorge woodland.

Salmon and trout fishing are available on the Rivers Lyon, Tummel and Tay. There are golf courses at Aberfeldy, Kenmore, Strathtay, Dunkeld and Pitlochry, and the picturesque local towns also benefit from some excellent independent cafes, restaurants, shops, art galleries and studios. 

Farmers Market

Castles, crannogs and stone circles also scatter the local area for fans of Scottish history. 

Foodies shouldn’t feel left out with award-winning coffee shops, chocolatiers, smoked salmon and distilleries all in the immediate vicinity as well as regular local farmers’ markets. 

The area is fortunate to enjoy a vibrant live music scene. As well as numerous Highland Games, lively music sessions are held in local hotels, bars and cinema throughout the year.