For a real insiders view of Aberdeen, step out and discover surrounding areas like Aberdeen, Dyce, and Central Aberdeen.
To really understand Aberdeen, head to one of its many cultural destinations. Browse the museums and collections in the Gordon Highlanders Museum, Marischal Museum and the Cathedral of St. Machar. Enjoy seeing local and touring talent live on stage at the Aberdeen Music Hall, Belmont Picturehouse and the Aberdeen Arts Centre. Enjoy the beautiful artworks at the Aberdeen Art Gallery.
If the weather is good head outside and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the scenic urban parks such as Victoria Park, Westburn Park and the Cruickshank Botanic Garden.
One of the best ways to experience the great outdoors is to hit the fairways at the area’s best-loved golf links like the Royal Aberdeen Golf Club and King's Links.
To stock up on supplies and buy some souvenirs, set out to visit Academy, the St. Nicholas Centre and Bon-Accord Centre.
Sports lovers visiting Bucksburn should get tickets for Pittodrie Stadium to see the Aberdeen FC playing visiting rivals. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear red and white, the colors of the Aberdeen FC.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking a room at one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Park Inn by Radisson Aberdeen, the Speedbird Inn, and the popular Copthorne hotel Aberdeen.