Aberdeenshire is one of Scotland’s top holiday destinations for anglers with the rivers Spey, Dee and Don providing excellent salmon and trout fishing. There is one hundred and fifty miles of coastline if you enjoy sea fishing and there are a number of lochs such as Insch and Kelloch which are great spots for anglers. Fishing holidays in Aberdeenshire has something for all anglers whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced match fisherman.
You can book accommodation yourself and do your fishing in several different locations or you can stay on a private fishery which has access to a river or loch. There is plenty of accommodation available in Aberdeenshire and you can rent a cottage or stay in a hotel which is close to your chosen fishing site. The Fishing holidays and breaks in Aberdeenshire are available all year round and you can stay for a long weekend or for a week or two. Prices vary according to the type of accommodation you choose but there should be something to suite most budgets.
Aberdeenshire is a very beautiful county and part of the Cairngorms National Park is in the region. Here you can go walking, cycling and climbing or you could relax in a pub and enjoy the views. Strathisla Distillery is an interesting place to visit as it the oldest working distillery in the Highlands. Take the guided tour and learn all about single malt and blended whiskies. Pitmedden Garden is an explosion of colourful plants and it is a fantastic spectacle. You can also go for a woodland walk and visit the charming herb garden.
Whether you are fishing from a deserted beach or by the banks of a scenic river, fishing holidays in Aberdeenshire are a great way to relax and unwind. There is a good mixture of things to do and places to see here so one day you could be walking in the countryside and the next having a big night out in Aberdeen city. You will also find some of the best salmon and trout fishing in the UK in Aberdeenshire.