5 days in Ballater Itinerary

5 days in Ballater Itinerary

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Ballater is a burgh in Aberdeenshire, Scotland on the River Dee, immediately east of the Cairngorm Mountains. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ballater: Grantown Antiques and Collectables (in Grantown-on-Spey), Aviemore (Loch an Eilein, The Potting Shed Tearoom Inshriach, &more) and Cairngorm Reindeer Centre (in Glenmore). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Muick, play a few rounds at Ballater Golf Club, stroll around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, and explore the historical opulence of Balmoral Castle.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ballater vacation builder app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Aberdeen Dyce Airport, Edinburgh Airport and Glasgow International Airport. In September, daytime highs in Ballater are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ballater

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Aviemore, Grantown Antiques and Collectables, Highland Folk Museum, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
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Loch Muick ©
Loch Muick
Royal Lochnagar Distillery ©
Royal Lochnagar Distillery
Loch an Eilein ©
Loch an Eilein