Calendar An icon of a desk calendar. Cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across. Caret An icon of a block arrow pointing to the right. Email An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of the Facebook "f" mark. Google An icon of the Google "G" mark. Linked In An icon of the Linked In "in" mark. Logout An icon representing logout. Profile An icon that resembles human head and shoulders. Telephone An icon of a traditional telephone receiver. Tick An icon of a tick mark. Is Public An icon of a human eye and eyelashes. Is Not Public An icon of a human eye and eyelashes with a diagonal line through it. Pause Icon A two-lined pause icon for stopping interactions. Quote Mark A opening quote mark. Quote Mark A closing quote mark. Arrow An icon of an arrow. Folder An icon of a paper folder. Breaking An icon of an exclamation mark on a circular background. Camera An icon of a digital camera. Caret An icon of a caret arrow. Clock An icon of a clock face. Close An icon of the an X shape. Close Icon An icon used to represent where to interact to collapse or dismiss a component Comment An icon of a speech bubble. Comments An icon of a speech bubble, denoting user comments. Ellipsis An icon of 3 horizontal dots. Envelope An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of a facebook f logo. Camera An icon of a digital camera. Home An icon of a house. Instagram An icon of the Instagram logo. LinkedIn An icon of the LinkedIn logo. Magnifying Glass An icon of a magnifying glass. Search Icon A magnifying glass icon that is used to represent the function of searching. Menu An icon of 3 horizontal lines. Hamburger Menu Icon An icon used to represent a collapsed menu. Next An icon of an arrow pointing to the right. Notice An explanation mark centred inside a circle. Previous An icon of an arrow pointing to the left. Rating An icon of a star. Tag An icon of a tag. Twitter An icon of the Twitter logo. Video Camera An icon of a video camera shape. Speech Bubble Icon A icon displaying a speech bubble WhatsApp An icon of the WhatsApp logo. Information An icon of an information logo. Plus A mathematical 'plus' symbol. Duration An icon indicating Time. Success Tick An icon of a green tick. Success Tick Timeout An icon of a greyed out success tick. Loading Spinner An icon of a loading spinner.

100 things to do in Angus: Full ‘Insider’s Guide’

Visit Angus has launched its full insider’s guide of 100 Unmissable Experiences to help families get out and about this summer.

There are loads of amazing things to do in the region and the new Visit Angus guide includes 100 attractions, activities and places to eat, hand picked by Angus residents to help you choose your perfect day out.

Launched with a stunning beach mural in Montrose, the guide of 100 Unmissable Experiences is the perfect place to start planning summer staycations. You can read the full list below.

Beauty Spots

The Falls at Arbirlot. Picture: Shutterstock
  • Arbirlot Falls
  • Brown and white Caterthuns
  • Carrot Hill
  • Corrie Fee
  • Elephant Rock
  • Kinpurney Hill
  • Loch Brandy
  • Montreathmont Forest
  • Shakin Brig, Edzell
  • Vale of Strathmore

Coasts & Water

Angler on the cliffs at Arbroath. Picture: Shutterstock.
  • Arbroath Cliffs
  • Arbroath Harbour
  • East Haven
  • Forfar Loch
  • Loch of Lintrathen
  • Loch Lee
  • Lunan Bay
  • Montrose Beach
  • Reekie Linn
  • Scurdie Ness

Family Days Out

The Caledonian Railway. Picture: Shutterstock.
  • Auchterhouse Country Sports
  • Brechin Castle Centre
  • Caledonian Railway
  • Glamis Castle
  • Kirriemuir Hill
  • Monikie Country Park
  • Murton Farm and Nature Reserve
  • Newton Farm Tours
  • Redwings Mountains Horse Sanctuary
  • West Links, Arbroath

Food & Drink

Angus is known for its sweet summer produce. Picture: Shutterstock.
  • Bakers and confectioners
  • Breweries
  • Butchers and game dealers
  • Distillers and distilleries
  • Farm shops and delis
  • Fish and shellfish
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Juice, coffee and tea
  • Markets
  • Visitor experiences

Hidden Gems

Aberlemno Pictish Stone. Picture: Shutterstock.
  • Auchmithie
  • Castle Hill
  • Craigmill Den, Carnoustie
  • Friockheim Woods
  • Kirriemuir Den
  • Pictish Stones inc Pictish Room, Aberlemno
  • Queens Well
  • St Vigeans Sculptured Stones Museum
  • Scott Wilson Memorial
  • Tayside Police Museum

Nature & Wildlife

Pink-footed geese arriving at Montrose basin reserve. Picture supplied by Peter Barden/Kirsty Wright.
  • Arbroath Cliffs
  • Balgavies Loch
  • Barry Buddon
  • Glen Doll
  • Glen Esk
  • Glen Lethnot
  • Loch of Kinnordy
  • Montrose Basin Visitor Centre
  • Montrose Bay
  • Wild South Esk Trail

Places to Eat

The Wee Cook Kitchen at Barry Downes. Picture: Gareth Jennings.
  • Andreous’s Bistro, Arbroath
  • Armstrongs, Glamis
  • But n Ben, Auchmithie
  • Cashley’s, Forfar
  • Drovers Inn, Memus
  • Glen Clova Hotel
  • Roos Leap, Montrose
  • Room with a View, Piperdam
  • Sinclairs Kitchen, Forfar
  • Wee Cook Kitchen, Carnoustie

Visitor Attractions

A view of the architecture of the ruins of Edzell castle. Picture: Shutterstock.
  • Arbroath Abbey
  • Arbroath Signal Tower Museum
  • Barry Mill
  • Brechin Cathedral
  • Edzell Castle
  • Hospitalfield
  • House of Dun
  • Inglis Memorial Hall and Library
  • JM Barrie’s Birthplace
  • Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre

Walking Routes

The Sidlaws are popular with hillwalkers of all levels.
  • Arbroath to Auchmithie
  • Airlie Monument
  • Blue Door Walk, Edzell
  • Caddam Woods, Kirriemuir
  • Carmyllie Circular Trail
  • Cortachy River Walk
  • Crombie Country Park
  • Glen Moy
  • Mount Keen and Queen’s Well
  • Sidlaw Hills

Cycling Routes

Cyclist can start at Keptie Pond in Arbroath and take the route to Letham Grange. Picture: Paul Reid.
  • Arbroath Harbour to Barry
  • Edzell to Inchbare
  • Forfar to Glenogil
  • Keptie Pond to Letham Grange
  • Kirriemuir to Loch of Lintrathen
  • Kirriemuir to Glenisla
  • Kinnordy to Kingoldrum
  • Letham, Guthrie and Pitmuies
  • Monifieth to Carrot Hill
  • Montrose Basin

Already a subscriber? Sign in

[[title]]

[[text]]