Things To Do In The Highlands Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Things To Do & Days Out In The Highlands

  1. Eilean Donan Castle

    Eilean Donan Castle

    Kyle of Lochalsh

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  2. Plodda Falls

    Plodda Falls

    Tomich

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  3. Calums Plockton Seal Trips

    Calums Plockton Seal Trips

    Plockton

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  4. Seaprobe Atlantis

    Seaprobe Atlantis

    Kyle of Lochalsh

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  5. Applecross Beach

    Applecross Beach

    Applecross

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  6. Monster Activities

    Monster Activities

    Fort Augustus

    Activity CentresActivity Centres

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  7. Invermoriston Falls

    Invermoriston Falls

    Invermoriston

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  8. Urquhart Castle

    Urquhart Castle

    Loch Ness

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  9. Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition

    Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition

    Drumnadrochit

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  10. Nevis Range

    Nevis Range

    Fort William

    Skiing and SnowboardingSkiing and Snowboarding

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  11. Treasures Of The Earth

    Treasures Of The Earth

    Fort William

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor
  12. Western Isles Cruises

    Western Isles Cruises

    Mallaig

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  13. Armadale Castle and Grounds

    Armadale Castle and Grounds

    Isle of Skye

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  14. Abriachan Trails

    Abriachan Trails

    Abriachan

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  15. The Nevis Centre

    The Nevis Centre

    Fort William

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  16. The Jacobite Steam Train

    The Jacobite Steam Train

    Fort William

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  17. Fort William Mystery Treasure Trail

    Fort William Mystery Treasure Trail

    Fort William

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  18. West Highland Museum

    West Highland Museum

    Fort William

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  19. 3 Wise Monkeys Climbing

    3 Wise Monkeys Climbing

    Fort William

    ClimbingClimbing

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  20. Camusdarach Beach and Campsite

    Camusdarach Beach and Campsite

    Arisaig

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor

Find Family Days Out In The Highlands

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 64 fun things to do in The Highlands for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Brora, Wick, Nairn and Gairloch. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 27 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right The Highlands day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in The Highlands with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!