Pitlochry is the largest town in Highland Perthshire with a residential population of some 2,500 inhabitants, and peaking at 5,000 people during the tourist season. Pitlochry came to prominence as a result of the railway and Queen Victoria’s doctor advising people the air in Pitlochry was good for their health.
On YOU TUBE – Pitlochry – Clips starts with massed pipe and drums, before showing the town of Pitlochry. (3mins 25secs).
A Pitlochry holiday is popular with many people who visit Highland Perthshire‘s largest town each year. Pitlochry is situated on the main A9 road connecting Glasgow and Edinburgh to Inverness in the north and the main rail line too. A popular tourist town known for its salmon fish ladder and its ‘Theatre in the Hills’.