• Queen's View Pitlochry Perthshire
    Castles & Historic Monuments,  Lakes,  Perthshire,  Scotland

    Fit For A Queen’s View – A Lookout In Perthshire

    Queen’s View is a stunning lookout and one of the most photographed areas in Scotland. Overlooking Loch Tummel, you can enjoy views across the lake and islands, surrounding woodland and mountains as far as those near Glencoe on a clear day. Located in Highland Perthshire, the story goes that the lookout was named after Queen Isabella of Scotland, Robert the Bruce’s wife, who used the spot as a resting place on her travels in the 14th Century. Queen Victoria also visited the area in 1866 and apparently you can sit in the same seat she sat in in the Visitor Centre, open 9am-6pm everyday. In the Visitor’s Centre, there is…