Face a mighty, curtain-walled fortress, built in the 1200s as the seat of the powerful earls of Buchan.
Take in the view from a 2,000-year-old cliff-side fort, home to a tribe known to the Romans as the Novantae.
Explore the ruined church of a little-known order of monks in a wooded, riverside location.
See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
Get up close to an Iron Age complex said to be one of Scotland’s finest examples of a later prehistoric settlement.
Reach this very special tidal island by causeway to explore Pictish, Norse and medieval remains.
Cross the moat to find yourself in a fairytale setting, complete twin-towered gatehouse and lofty battlements.
Discover the tomb of a mythical Scottish king at this pair of Neolithic burial monuments.
Find a magnificent henge monument at the summit of a hill.
Learn about the lawlessness of the McCullochs, for whom this elegant six-storey tower house was built.
Visit a fine example of an Iron Age broch, with the rare survival of an associated village and earthworks.
Experience the comfortable life of Scotland’s landed gentry in the 1500s at this fine tower house.