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Visit Scotland | Alba

Famed for its traditional music and hospitable people, the Highlands is made up of spectacular mountains and dramatic glens which create some truly stunning walking, cycling or driving routes. The raw wilderness of the Highlands is truly the Scotland of your imagination.

Find out more about the region’s tourism industry with this comprehensive selection of research and insights we’ve put together for you.

International passengers in the Highlands 2002 - 2016

Tourism in Scotland's regions 2016

Published: September 2017

A summary of statistics on tourism in Scotland’s regions

Scotland Visitor Survey 2015 and 2016 - The Highlands summary

Published: April 2017

Scotland Visitor Survey 2015 and 2016 - Cairngorms National Park summary

Published: April 2017

Golf in the Highlands 2016

Published: April 2017