Aberdeen City Guide – Beaches

Aberdeen City Guides - Beaches

Welcome to my first post in my new City Guide Series. As I mentioned in last weeks post I will be sharing my top recommendations from places to eat, drink & visit in Aberdeen. You will also be able to find all my city guide posts in the city guides tab at the top of the blog.

So I though the perfect way to start the series was covering the best beaches around Aberdeen!

Aberdeen City Guides - Beaches

Aberdeen Beach

Aberdeen Beach is Aberdeen’s main beach front and only minutes from the city centre. Lined with cafe’s & icecream shops Aberdeen Beach is perfect for a stroll along the promenade. Once you’ve walked the length of the beach head to Foot Dee for a stroll along the sweet little streets.

Aberdeen City Guides - Beaches

Newburgh Beach

This one is a little drive out of Aberdeen but Newburgh Beach is a must see. With high sand dunes & a beautiful beach front, you feel as if you’ve been transported abroad. Lately there has been a huge number of seals swimming close to shore so it’s the perfect beach for the whole family.

Aberdeen City Guides - Beaches

Stonehaven Beach

As well as being a lovely little town Stonehaven is a lovely beach & a great place to walk around. While you’re there pick up an ice cream from Aunty Betty’s Ice Cream shop to enjoy on your walk!

Aberdeen City Guides - Beaches

Cruden Bay

Cruden Bay is another beautiful beach just outside of Aberdeen. Again this beach is a bit of distance from Aberdeen but its well worth the trip. Once you see the sand & sea you forget you are in Aberdeen. If you are up for a bit more of a walk you can talk a walk up too Slains Castle Ruins.

 

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