Father & Son Fishing Trips

Father son bonding trips are invaluable in strengthening relationships and creating lasting memories. When it comes to creating that unforgettable father son trip, we at Salmon Fishing Holidays Scotland have you covered.

Scotland, with its breath taking landscapes, provides the perfect backdrop for a unique father and son or mother and daughter fishing and golfing trip. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of our rivers or challenge each other on our world-renowned golf courses, all while surrounded by the beauty of Scotland. 

Imagine spending your days casting lines together into the crystal-clear waters on one of Scotland's finest rivers, surrounded by the stunning Scottish landscapes and then teeing off at a legendary golf course like St Andrews or Royal Troon, challenging each other while breathing in the fresh Scottish air and awing at the breath taking views. Combine all this, and Salmon Fishing Holidays Scotland offers the perfect setting for an unforgettable bonding trip. 

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced angler, salmon fishing in Scotland offers an unforgettable experience in the heart of nature. With the thrill of catching a leaping salmon, a fishing trip to Scotland will create lasting memories.

As you walk along the fairways, sharing stories and trading tips, you're not just playing a game, you're building memories. The sound of clubs striking the ball, the cool Scottish breeze on your face, and the sights of lush greens stretching out before you - all contribute to a truly magical experience. Whether competing against each other or just enjoying each other's company, you can create a unique connection on the riverbank and golf courses. It's about sharing a passion, creating moments of joy, and building a bond that transcends generations. 

Whether reeling in a salmon or sinking that perfect putt, these trips provide the perfect opportunity for families to bond over shared passions and create unforgettable moments together in the beautiful Scottish countryside.

Arrival Day

Welcome to Dunkeld which is situated on the banks of the River Tay in stunning Perthshire. Upon arrival check-in to the 4* Dunkeld House Hotel. Relax and enjoy a tipple whilst overlooking the River Tay and mountains beyond. Please note that standard check-in time at the hotel is 15:00hrs.

Nestled in the heart of Perthshire's stunning countryside, Dunkeld House Hotel offers an exceptional experience of Scottish country living. This luxurious four-star country house hotel is set within 280 acres of pristine woodland overlooking the mighty River Tay. The hotel boasts an unrivalled panoramic views that will take your breath away.

Steeped in history, Dunkeld House Hotel was originally built as the country retreat of the 7th Duke of Atholl. Today, it stands as a testament to its illustrious past, offering guests all the decadence and period features of a traditional country house hotel, combined with the modern amenities and luxuries expected from a four-star Scottish Country House Hotel.

Overnight: Dunkeld House Hotel (Superior Twin room)

Today’s meal inclusions: None

Guided Salmon Fishing On The Mighty River Tay

Over the next couple of days’ you will be salmon fishing on the mighty River Tay from the bank or boat dependent on your preference. After breakfast your Salmon Fishing Holidays Scotland guide will be waiting at the Dunkeld House Hotel, ready to meet and greet you before transferring you the short distance to the salmon fishing venue. After fishing your guide will take you back to Dunkeld House Hotel.

Your Ghillie David Gardener will be waiting at the Newtyle Beat of the River Tay ready to meet and greet you. You will be salmon fishing on the crystal clear waters of the mighty River Tay from both the bank and the boat dependent on preference. Enjoy some refreshments and an introduction. You will then have the opportunity to try out different methods of fishing for the Atlantic salmon. This includes fly- fishing, spinning & harling. Your guide will be with you throughout your time on the River Tay, providing you with a unique service. He will give you advice on what tackle to use, point out the best salmon fishing spots, help you with your fishing techniques if required and fly casting. When you hook a wild Atlantic salmon, your guide will be there to advise you during the long and exciting fight, ensuring that you have the best chance of landing that unforgettable River Tay salmon. 

Lunch is taken during the hours of 1300hrs – 1400hrs and this is important in order to allow the pools to rest.

Duration of travel: 10 minutes

Duration: 0900-1700hrs

Overnight: Dunkeld House Hotel (Superior Twin room)

Today’s meal inclusions: Breakfast

Torrance Course, Fairmount St Andrews - Par 72 Championship Course

Today after breakfast travel enjoy the scenic journey from Dunkeld to St Andrews. You will have the opportunity to play 18-holes of the world-famous Torrance course in St Andrews. Please aim to arrive at the Club House for approximately 1350hrs in order to give yourself plenty of time to meet you caddy and take possession of your hire equipment. 

Tee-off Time: 1050hrs 

After your 18-holes on the Old Course enjoy a sumptuous lunch at the Road Hole Restaurant at the Old Course Hotel before embarking on your onward travels.

Duration of travel: 70 minutes

Today’s meal inclusions: Breakfast

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