Our top recommended family attractions and days out in Perthshire

Our top 10 family attractions in Perthshire

1          Noahs Ark Family Entertainment Centre - Facilities include a Childrens’ Play barn, Go-karting, (both kiddies and adults) , Ten-pin bowling and a golf centre and driving range, all in one area.  There are separate play areas for the under 12s and under 3s, a café, picnic area and baby changing facilities.

2          Perth Leisure Pool - Perth Leisure Pool is the ideal attraction for your visit toPerth. Based only 5 minutes from Perth City Centre, it boasts fun for all the family. The centre offers 5 indoor swimming pools, 1 outdoor lagoon, flumes, monkey jungle fitness gym, health suite and much more.

3          Aberfeldy Watermill - If you are passing by with children this is definitely worth a stop or a detour. Not just to buy bread made with their own flour but also to look at the books! This is a delightful really bookshop cum coffee shop which is so child friendly it has regular readings and loans of books for kids between the ages of 4 and 12. 

4          Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre - So many exciting animals and birds to see. Set in 100 acres of beautiful Strathearn countryside - Unique bird hatchery , chick and bunny handling, play park and indoor barn with daily animal feedings. 

5          Highland Adventure Safaris -  Family Land Rover Safaris and 4x4 off road driving, Gold and Gem Panning, The Safari Lodge Cafe and Gift Shop, Red Deer Park, Play Area and Discovery Garden.

6          Glengoulandie Country Park - something for everyone. A fabulous herd ofred deer, including a white stag, Highland cattle, Soay sheep & Goats Chickens and peafowl. There is also a Coffee shop, serving homemade food, and a fishing lochan, stocked with Rainbow and Brown trout. Rod hire also available.

7          ActiveKid Adventure Park - Based on a working farm we have an adventure park, coffee shop, toy shop, indoor play area and we retail TP Climbing Frames and Trampolines. Attractions in the park include: large play fort, farm animals, crazy golf, trampolines and many more. We welcome group visits and host children's birthday parties

8          Discovery Point - All weather award-winning 5-star attraction - Hands on interactives - Computer-based multimedia and displays - Audio visual show - Gift Shop - Cafe - Guided Tours available. Open all year

9          Huntfun Perth Treasure Hunt - Award winning huntfun treasure hunts are a great fun way to explore Perth.  Fun for all the family and something a bit different! Getting everyone out and about in the fresh air for a few hours, opening your eyes to many things you would normally just walk straight past

10        Scottish Hydro Electric Visitor Centre - Pitlochry Dam is home to the famous Salmon Ladder where the fish may be seen in the viewing chamber during their ascent past Pitlochry Dam. In the Visitor Centre, find out why and how the fish make their epic journey from their birthplace in Highland rivers, out to sea and back upstream to spawn