Follow VisitScotland

Press Releases

Access All Areas

Access All Areas

Press Releases   •   Oct 19, 2017 10:23 BST

Tourism organisations join forces to launch Accessibility Guide website

Information takes route in Highlands

Information takes route in Highlands

Press Releases   •   Oct 10, 2017 13:52 BST

Partnership between North Coast 500 and VisitScotland announced

On track for a First Class service

On track for a First Class service

Press Releases   •   Oct 10, 2017 11:28 BST

Full steam ahead as Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway becomes a VIP

Fort William has all the Mòd cons

Fort William has all the Mòd cons

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2017 14:25 BST

Event being held in Fort William iCentre to celebrate Royal National Mòd

The only Seg-Way is Perthshire

The only Seg-Way is Perthshire

Press Releases   •   Oct 03, 2017 09:53 BST

​A group of top event organisers from Germany have visited Perthshire to see exactly what the region has to offer the business events market.

​Borders Railway picks up prestigious travel award

​Borders Railway picks up prestigious travel award

Press Releases   •   Sep 29, 2017 12:52 BST

The Borders Railway has landed a top tourism award from the British Guild of Travel Writers.

Pick of the bunch

Pick of the bunch

Press Releases   •   Sep 29, 2017 10:32 BST

​A new multi-million pound Perthshire attraction, Scotland’s International Poetry Festival, Andy Murray’s hotel, the ancestral home of Sir Walter Scott and The 145th Open are among those shortlisted for top tourism awards, as the Scottish Thistle Awards celebrates its 25th anniversary.

Access all areas

Access all areas

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2017 09:57 BST

A popular review website which aims to “remove the fear of the unknown” for disabled visitors to Scotland has been awarded £25,000 by the national tourism organisation.

Historic welcome for event planners

Historic welcome for event planners

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2017 12:11 BST

Top event organisers from around Europe will be serenaded by Sir Walter Scott, Robert Burns and Mary, Queen of Scots when Meet in Scotland comes to Edinburgh for the first time this week.

Fully booked

Fully booked

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2017 10:39 BST

​A Scottish ‘holiday bookshop’ – the only one of its kind in the world – is booked solid every day until the year 2020, it has been revealed.

VisitScotland pedals joy of cycling in Highlands

VisitScotland pedals joy of cycling in Highlands

Press Releases   •   Sep 26, 2017 11:28 BST

VisitScotland is heading to the most bike-friendly capital city in the world to extol the virtues of cycling in the Highlands.

Appetite for adventure

Appetite for adventure

Press Releases   •   Sep 25, 2017 12:55 BST

A new £44,000 marketing campaign is aiming to make Crieff the “destination of choice” for those seeking adrenaline-pumping adventure and good food.

Tourism reaches for the skies

Tourism reaches for the skies

Press Releases   •   Sep 22, 2017 10:07 BST

VisitScotland Chairman John Thurso visited the Scottish Dark Sky Observatory in Ayrshire this week ahead of the first ever European Dark Sky Park conference.

THISTLE DO NICELY!

THISTLE DO NICELY!

Press Releases   •   Sep 21, 2017 11:04 BST

The Thistles Shopping Centre grabs a star buy as it is awarded a 4-star rating by VisitScotland

No illusions over Capital knowledge

No illusions over Capital knowledge

Press Releases   •   Sep 21, 2017 10:53 BST

VIP treatment for visitors to Edinburgh attraction

Young People celebrated at tourism conference

Young People celebrated at tourism conference

Press Releases   •   Sep 20, 2017 10:56 BST

Local businesses and event organisers invited to Dumfries & Galloway event

A ‘Ferry’ successful partnership

A ‘Ferry’ successful partnership

Press Releases   •   Sep 20, 2017 09:57 BST

VisitScotland works with P&O Ferries on summer campaign

One for the books

One for the books

Press Releases   •   Sep 15, 2017 13:46 BST

Wigtown Book Festival becomes 100th partner in Dumfries & Galloway

The Famous Grouse Experience becomes a VIP

The Famous Grouse Experience becomes a VIP

Press Releases   •   Sep 15, 2017 09:08 BST

​The Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery in Crieff has become the latest business in the country to sign up to VisitScotland’s Information Partner (VIP) programme.

A film to take the breath away

A film to take the breath away

Press Releases   •   Sep 12, 2017 12:48 BST

Scotland’s Makar captures #ScotSpirit in unique new work