Explore Dundee & Tay Country

Combine the best of both worlds...

Perched on the majestic River Tay, Dundee has a unique spirit and character that distinguishes it from other Scottish cities. In part, this is probably due to its more compact size, which also makes it simple to explore for a short break. Due to its own airport being just 5 minutes away from the city centre, you can spend less time on transfers and more time exploring a wealth of attractions that are within walking distance. The city's location also gives it unique and unrivalled access to some of Scotland’s best outdoor spaces in spectacular Tay Country – host to world-class golf courses, distilleries, majestic castles and wide-open spaces. So if you’re looking for an easy city break where you'll be able to discover something different and also have the option of stepping out into Scotland’s best countryside without a second thought – it has to be a visit to Dundee and Tay Country!

Get Creative in Dundee

Dundee is the UK’s first and only UNESCO City of Design. The city’s rich design heritage and its thriving contemporary design sector make it the perfect city to visit for any creative traveller. In Dundee, you can find the first Scottish Design Museum and the first V&A museum to open out of London, the V&A Dundee. The museum explores Scotland’s rich design heritage and promotes the incredible Scottish creativity, as well as the best of design from all over the world. Another must-visit for the creative traveller is the internationally renowned Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre, which has two large-scale galleries, two cinema screens and workshop space. Not far away from the Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre is the McManus Galleries, which explores the history of Dundee and the surrounding areas; from an industrial hub to a centre for design and technology.

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Discover Tay Country

The River Tay weaves through some of Scotland’s most incredible views, as well as the finest attractions and hospitality. With outdoor experiences such as paddle boarding up the River Tay and hikes around the Perthshire countryside, a trip to Tay Country will not disappoint. And if you’re into golfing, Tay Country has some of the most excellent golf courses around! For anyone looking for locally made specialities, Tay Country has a wide variety to choose from. From Scottish Country Clothing at House of Bruar in Pitlochry to delicious regional foods from The Scottish Deli in Dunkeld, you will find all the souvenirs and the Scottish delicacies that your heart desires. You may even wish to visit a distillery whilst you’re in Tay Country; whether you prefer to taste Scotch whisky or gin, you’ll find a wide choice of distilleries in the area.

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Fly From London City Airport!

  • London City Airport is located right in the heart of the city, meaning it is very easy to reach!
  • Flights take off up to 6 times per week, perfect for both long holiday and short weekend breaks.
  • Customers can carry up to 15kg hold luggage across multiple bags when flying with Loganair.
  • Get discounts for children aged 11 & under.
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