Things to do

Looking for activities? There’s plenty to do around the Larder

Loch Leven Castle, where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned

Loch Leven Heritage Trail

A unique 21km trail linking natural, historic and cultural heritage sites. Suitable for walkers of all ages and ability, cyclists, wheelchair and mobility scooter users. Information on maps, shorter walks, and children’s activities on their excellent website.

Get up close to nature

Bird watching and nature trails at RSPB Loch Leven

Visit Burleigh Castle

A 500-year-old tower house, and the seat of the Balfours of Burleigh for more than 250 years.

Follow Mary Queen of Scots to Lochleven Castle

Take a boat trip to the famous castle which held Mary Queen of Scots captive.

Walk the Michael Bruce Way

A 3.5 mile walk around the foothills of Bishop Hill; Michael Bruce was a poet writing in the eighteenth century and you can also visit his cottage which is now a museum.

Visit Kinross Farmers’ Market

Kinross Farmers’ Market takes place on every 4th Saturday of the month from April to October. It’s a great place to buy high quality, fresh food from local producers and artisan traders.

Holidaying here?

You find it’s a great area to use as a base to explore central Scotland – we’re less than an hour from Edinburgh, Glasgow, St. Andrews, Dundee and Stirling, not to mention the beautiful East Neuk. Find out more.


Sunday 26th August

Parkinson’s UK in Scotland invite you to join them on a walk around beautiful Loch Leven, starting and finished at the Larder.