Barra Castle is nestled in the heart of Aberdeenshire, an area rich in wildlife, countryside and attractions. Country parks, sites of special scientific interest and the Cairngorms National Nature Reserve are waiting to be discovered by visitors to the area. Close to home, Bennachie and her sister peaks provide challenging summits to view the glorious area.
Beach walks, world renowned golf courses and significant historical buildings offer the chance to get away from it all while adrenaline junkies can enjoy more adventurous activities including mountain biking and water sports.
Follow the foodie and whisky trails around Aberdeen city and shire if chasing the finer things in life is as energetic as you like to get.