Stirling is one of Scotland’s newest cities and one of its most historic.

Granted city status in the Que­en’s Diamond Jubilee year Stirling has many attractions, ranging from the medieval Stirling Castle to the Victorian Old Town Jail and the contemporary Thistles Shopping Centre and University, Stirling offers a little of something for everyone.

Stirling’s central location makes it an ideal base for exploring the rest of Scotland. With excellent road, rail and bus links Stirling offers the opportunity to stay in one place yet still visit many of the attractions that Scotland has to offer.


Where to go and what to see in Stirling

For ideas of where to go and what to see further afield in Scotland the Visit Scotland website is a good place to start.