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Cortachy Castle Angus

Address: Airlie Estates, Kirriemuir, Scotland
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Ranked #8 of 11 things to do in Kirriemuir
Type: Castles, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Castles, Sights & Landmarks
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English first
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Once a year, for 80 years, these gardens have been opened to the public in benefit of charity. The gardens and grounds are beautiful; the azaleas alone are worth the trip - their perfume pervades the whole garden and there are many more interesting and beautiful flowers, trees and shrubs which make a walk around interesting and enjoyable even to... More 

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Blairgowrie, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

we spent the afternoon here on Scotlands garden scheme on the 31 st May 2014. The rhododendrons were spectacular in size as well as colour. The laburnums were also beautiful making a splash of bright yellow against the pinks and oranges of the other plants . There was a pipe band playing in front on the striking building and the... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

What a wonderful day we spent at this grand castle set in the country. The river nearby set off the estate with wonderful mature trees in great variety in the parkland. The local highland dancers put on a great display by the youngsters - some very young. The pipes and drums played to welcome the crowds to this wonderful open... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

We went to the open day on Sunday 5th June, it cost £5 per adult to go into the grounds and we received one cheap photocopy of a map between us. But fair enough, we got to park and could wander around the gardens at leisure, though it was bitter cold weather which spoiled it. What was a rip off... More 

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