Found on the north east coast of Scotland, Aberdeen is a lovely city that often slips under the radar of most visitors to Scotland.
This is a shame, as the city has lots to offer, from excellent museums to a spectacular coastal outlook to a range of wonderful restaurants. You can see more in our guide to things to do in Aberdeen.
Aberdeen also make a great base to explore the surrounding area. There’s a huge amount to see within easy reach of Aberdeen, including castles, whisky distilleries, and Scotland’s largest national park.
In this post, we’re going to share with you all our favourite day trips from Aberdeen. We’ll also tell you the options you have for taking each day trip, including driving yourself, public transport, and day tours.
We’re also going to share everything you need to know to plan your time in Aberdeen. Let’s get started!
Best Day Trips from Aberdeen