Scotland not only has excellent salmon fishing opportunities but also a whole host of other exciting activities to offer during a holiday. So, if you are looking to experience some of the other delights Scotland has to offer for a few days during your fishing holiday or there are non-fishers in your party, you will always be well catered for. Scotland has a rich history in field sports and there are a multitude of shooting opportunities from the famous Scottish grouse to stalking the majestic Red Deer.

Scotland has more than just world class salmon fishing to offer

Scotland is also the home of golf and there are some phenomenal golf courses to experience including a number of championship venues.
Scotland boasts some of the most breath taking scenery in the world Scotland. Immerse yourself in Scotland’s rich history by visiting some of the country’s stunning castles. Explore Loch Ness and see for yourself what lurks underneath the world’s most famous loch. Why not dine in some of Scotland’s many Michelin star restaurants and sample some of the great local cuisine Scotland has to offer? Make sure you leave enough time to visit some of Scotland’s distilleries and take a trip on the world famous malt whisky trail.


Scotland is perfect for field sports enthusiasts

There is a wide range of shooting opportunities in Scotland. From the famous Grouse to the magnificent Red Deer, Scotland has it all for the avid field sports enthusiast. We work closely with our selected partners to arrange shooting on a number of exclusive estates around Scotland. If you would like a few days shooting to compliment your salmon fishing holiday, please contact us to discuss your requirements.


Scotland is the home of golf and with over 550 golf courses across the country, it is easy to see why. Golf has been part of the sporting landscape of Scotland for hundreds of years.

Scotland is the home of golf

Whether you enjoy links golf with its undulating fairways and fast greens or prefer the demands of a parkland course, there is a venue to suit every golf fanatic in Scotland. If you would like to play golf during your holiday in Scotland, please let us know as we can book you a tee time on some of the most exclusive courses across the country.

The malt whisky trail

No trip to Scotland is complete without experiencing some of the country’s world-famous malt whisky. There are over 90 active malt whisky distilleries in Scotland and Speyside is home to over half of these. Going on the malt whisky trail not only allows you to see how Scotland’s most famous product is made at first hand in different distilleries but it also gives you the opportunity to live and breathe the history behind it.

Experience Scotland's rich whisky heritage

We at Salmon Fishing Holidays Scotland offer a unique one-day malt whisky tour where you will visit three distilleries through the course of the day, including Scotland’s smallest and Scotland’s highest distillery. Your experienced tour guide will pick you up in the morning by private car and take you to each distillery. On each tour, you will learn how the whisky is made and what makes it unique to the distillery itself. You will also have the chance to sample a number of signature malts through the course of the day, so you can decide which is your favourite. At the end of the whisky trail you will be driven back to your hotel or fishing lodge. This is a great way to spend a day away from the riverbank and learn and experience Scotland’s rich whisky heritage.

Private sightseeing tours

There are numerous world famous landmarks to see and breath taking scenery to experience during your visit to Scotland. Popular tourist attractions include Edinburgh Castle, Loch Ness and the Scottish Highlands to name just a few. Whether you want to immerse yourself in Scotland’s rich history by visiting a few of the famous castles and battlefields or experience some of the most stunning scenery in the world, we can tailor a private sightseeing tour to suit your requirements.

The breath taking Scottish countryside

Salmon Fishing Holidays Scotland can design a one or multiple day private sightseeing tour for you and your party so that you can experience at first-hand what Scotland has to offer.

Please let us know if you are interested in any other activities apart from salmon fishing while in Scotland. We can arrange individual or group activities, day trips, sightseeing tours and excursions as a part of your fishing holiday or in addition to it. We at Salmon Fishing Holidays Scotland understand the importance of ensuring all of your family and friends are looked after and we will custom build your holiday to the exact specifications