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.
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.
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.
Discover one of Scotland’s most evocative prehistoric sites in this ancient cemetery.
Unravel the two very different tales of this medieval tower house, a noble residence turned army base.
Discover a 4,000-year-old stone circle and cremation site at the bottom of a valley.
Step back in time to see and hear how whisky was made in the 1900s – and then sample a dram for yourself.