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From puffins to polar bear cubs

Scotland boasts a huge variety of wildlife including the UK’s only pandas and the world’s largest gannet colony. Visitors who come to Scotland can visit one of our fantastic wildlife attractions or get in amongst nature in our hills and glens. There is something for everyone from those who want to see a stag in Glencoe to all our bird watching enthusiasts. 

Find useful insights on the role of wildlife and nature in creating a world class visitor experience.

Wildlife tourism in Scotland paper

Published: June 2017

Additional research on wildlife and nature