International Dark Sky Park
The Tomintoul and Glenlivet area of the Cairngorms National Park is one of the best places to see a night sky brimming with stars. Huge efforts to reduce light pollution, some brilliant vantage points and vast horizons have seen the area recently awarded with the prestigious status of International Dark Sky Park. The Tomintoul and Glenlivet Dark Sky Park is the most Northerly Dark Sky Park in the world and among the darkest skies in the UK!
Read our blog on 'Top tips for spotting the Northern Lights in the Cairngorms'.