Gardens to visit in Aberdeenshire

Balmoral Castle and Gardens

Balmoral Castle, near Ballater

Aberdeenshire, Balmoral Castle and its great gardens have been the Scottish home of the Royal Family since it was purchased for Queen Victoria by Prince Albert in 1852, having been first leased in 1848.

Castle Fraser and Garden

Castle Fraser Garden, Inverurie

Aberdeenshire, Castle Fraser is one of the grandest castles of Mar and was built between 1575 and 1636 and is a wonderful place to visit.

Crathes Castle Garden

Crathes Castle and Gardens, Banchory

Aberdeenshire, Crathes Castle and Gardens are a real jewel of a place. The castle, gardens and setting combine to stunning effect.

Kildrummy Castle Garden

Kildrummy Castle Gardens, Alford

Aberdeenshire, A special garden set in a beautiful atmospheric surroundings, with lots of all year interest and colours

Leith Hall Garden

Leith Hall Garden, near Huntly

Aberdeenshire, Leith Hall Garden covers 6 acres and features extensive herbaceous borders.

Pitmedden Gardens

Pitmedden Gardens, near Aberdeen

Aberdeenshire, The centrepiece of Pitmedden is the Great Garden which was originally laid out in 1675 by Sir Alexander Seton, 1st Baronet of Pitmedden.