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Birks of Aberfeldy

| A826, Moness, Aberfeldy, Scotland
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beautiful spot

I wasn't familiar with the author but I can see why he drew so much inspiration from here. it's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kristyrebecca
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Brisbane, Australia
Magical wonderland

Hugged by the lushness of the forest and mesmerized by the music of the waterfalls... footsteps... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lady_D_55
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Walk this circular 1.5-mile trail through wooded slopes overhung by birch trees, with a stop along the viewing platform that looks over deep chasms and Strathtay.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lovely walk” (26 reviews)
“circular walk” (13 reviews)
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| A826, Moness, Aberfeldy, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I wasn't familiar with the author but I can see why he drew so much inspiration from here. it's like walking through a fairytale forest. very pretty and a beautiful easy walk. you can find a street park in town and follow the signs to...More

Thank kristyrebecca
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hugged by the lushness of the forest and mesmerized by the music of the waterfalls... footsteps hushed by the softness of the path... it's no wonder Burns had to stop and compose a poem. This is a path that invites introspection and buffers you from...More

Thank Lady_D_55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for a brisk and steep walk to work up your appetite or convince you to go to bed early. Well maintained and very popular although only seemed busy at all at the weekend

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tackled the walk clockwise, and as pointed out in other reviews there are a lot of steps to climb up. I found it fairly tough going towards the top, but I just loved the tranquility that the trees and the falls offer. I reckon...More

Thank MrandMrsSmith2008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Expected more but it was a pleasant walk up and around the falls. Suggest you go on the right hand path to the top as the left hand route has the stairs which are more strenuous & monotonous to climb. Would suggest sturdy shoes as...More

1  Thank keith s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. The right hand path is easiest, but the left hand path is more fun with better scenery. You will find a bench with Robert Burns seated...a great photo opportunity.

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely walk through the Birks of Aberfeldy. Last time we were here was 30 years ago pleased to say it is just as lovely as we remember. The path is well maintained and lots of lovely scenery to be had throughout.

2  Thank Evelyn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A steep valley lined with trees, and a fast stream with lots of rapids and a couple of larger waterfalls. The path is quite rough, walking boots recommended. Walk up on the same side of the stream as the car park, and down the other...More

Thank Peter and Marga... T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk in some nice woodlands. Waterfall is not very spectacular, however the walk, especially if you take the somewhat longer version back to Aberfeldy makes a really nice walk!

Thank JoepC_de_Jong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great walking place ..beautiful scenery..beautiful waterfalls ..not fir the faint hearted ..it is hard work going up to the top but worth it ...

Thank Eleanor K
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Anne Margaret D
22 May 2017|
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Response from yandinazetland | Reviewed this property |
The right hand path from the car park is easier than the left which contains many wooden steps .
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