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What does Aberdeen have to offer?
Aberdeen lies at the heart of a region recognised for its enviable high quality of life. It's a city which effortlessly combines the benefits of metropolitan life with a range of sporting activities and outdoor pursuits as well as easy access to the stunning scenery of Royal Deeside and the beautiful North East coast.
Arts and culture
Along with a fantastic range of first class shops, hotels and restaurants, Aberdeen has a buzzing cultural scene, so you're sure to find something to interest you.
We have an exciting calendar of events throughout the year including an International Youth Festival, Aberdeen International Football Festival, Highland Games and International Market. His Majesty's Theatre and the Music Hall attract a range of West End shows and famous names and our art gallery and museums hold some of the finest collections in Scotland.
To find out more, visit:
- Visit Scotland
- His Majesty's Theatre
- Music Hall
- Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums Collections
- Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre
Sports and the outdoors
If it's the great outdoors that interests you, offers a wide range of outdoor activities, including gorge walking, kayaking, mountain biking, rock climbing, sailing, surfing and white water rafting.
The North East of Scotland has an abundance of beautiful golf courses for golfers of all abilities, both within and around the city and if you fancy trying your hand at salmon and trout fishing, our local rivers, the Dee and the Don, offer great opportunities.