Fraserburgh lifeboat station was the first RNLI station in Scotland, established in 1858, although records show a private lifeboat operating since the 1830’s. Today the station operates an all-weather lifeboat. The station Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Aberdeenshire
Heading to Aberdeenshire and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Aberdeenshire coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Aberdeenshire day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Aberdeenshire activity.
Cathedral of St Marchar was named after a disciple of St Columba and the initial site was set up in around 580AD. In the 1130’s it was named a Cathedral Read more [...]
Castle Fraser was built in 1575 and is one of the grandest of the Scottish baronial tower houses. The present castle contains an evocative Great Hall, fine furniture and many Read more [...]
Stonehaven Open Air Swimming Pool was opened on 4th June 1934. Huge Olympic-sized, 50m long pool and lido.
Situated at the junction of the Rivers Lour and Spey, the distillery lies in a beautiful glen, surrounded by glorious scenery dominated by the rugged peaks of Ben Rinnes a Read more [...]
The GlenDronach Distiller was founded in 1826, located in the valley of Forgue in Aberdeenshire, takes its name from the Dronac burn which is the distillery’s water source. The GlenDronach Distillery has Read more [...]
Union Terrace Gardens is a public park and gardens of approximately 1 hectare situated alongside some great architecture on Union Terrace in Aberdeen.
Aberdeen Lifeboat Station is one of the oldest in Scotland with the first being built on the North Pier in 1802. The crews here have been saving lives for over Read more [...]
Slains Castle is found on the rocky Aberdeen coastline near the town of Cruden Bay. You can walk there if you grow bored lazing on the golden sandy beach! This Read more [...]