Life In Tayside
Dundee, Angus and Perth and Kinross make up the thriving and vibrant region of Tayside – between them offering the perfect blend of city, country and coastline. Covering a large area of the north-east of Scotland, it includes the stunning mountains and glens of Perthshire and Angus, and the historic cities of Dundee and Perth.
Close to larger cities such as Edinburgh and Glasgow without sharing their high cost of living, Tayside offers an excellent work-life balance with affordable housing, excellent schools and rural and city centre living in easy reach. From mountains to sandy beaches, cultural hotspots to superb leisure opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast, Tayside offers an exceptional quality of life.
The region is immersed in rich culture and activities with something for everyone. Angus has many quaint towns to visit along with the Angus Glens for any keen hill walkers and cyclists.
Steeped in Culture
Dundee offers the first V&A museum in the world outside London and the first ever design museum in Scotland and the Dundee Eden Project which is due to open in 2026. Perthshire provides rural countryside, highland hills and lochs, and the bustling city of Perth filled with historical attractions. The university town of St Andrews and home of golf is 30 minutes' drive from Dundee. There is easy access to hiking, skiing, world class mountain biking, water sports, and road cycling in some of the best of Scottish countryside.
Getting around is quick and easy on the excellent road and rail links and we’re well connected to the rest of Scotland and the UK. Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Glasgow are all less than 90 minutes from Dundee and there are direct flights from Dundee airport to London City and Belfast.