Braemar is well known nationally and internationally for the annual Highland Gathering.
The Highland Gathering in September is one of the most fashionable events of the Scottish season, which is usually well attended by members of the Royal family.
Visitors to Braemar will note some of the most beautiful and picturesque route's in Scotland, notably the Lairig Ghru route to Aviemore and the Glen Tilt route to Blair Athol. Not forgetting the various route's into the Cairngorms, or the ascent of the 3,788 feet of Lochnagar.
14 miles east north east of Braemar sits Ballater.
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