20+ Unmissable Experience Gifts in Scotland (for Every Budget!)

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Scotland is a stunning country, and one of the best gifts for someone who lives there or even someone just visiting, is an epic Scotland experience gift.

If you’re looking for the perfect birthday experiences in Scotland or something that really gets the adrenaline pumping, well look no further! We’ve put together this guide with some of the most exciting gift experiences in Scotland for you to peruse.

Whether your recipient/s are into heart-pumping adventure activities or romantic packages for two, we are certain you will find gifts to help them experience Scotland in a new way.

So read on for our list of the best Scotland experience gifts for every price point.

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This Cool Experience Box w/ Tons of Options

If you can't quite settle on what experience gift to get, a Tinggly box is an awesome option. Offering hundreds of cool experiences around the world in one easily wrappable box, it's a foolproof pick that anyone will love.

Best Experience Gifts for Scotland Under $100

Scotland is filled with rugged landscapes and wildlife, so there are plenty of exciting adventure gifts in Scotland to gift someone who likes to get outside. Here are a mix of outdoor adventures and indoor activities to gift someone in Scotland, that all cost less than $100.

This Wildlife Cruise from John o' Groats

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The northern part of Scotland near John o' Groats is prime wildlife spotting country, so you could gift an animal lover this wildlife cruise to spot seals, puffins, petrels and even whales!

A Ghost Bus Tour in Edinburgh

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For lovers of creepy history and ghost stories, this is a fun ghost bus tour through spooky Edinburgh at night! A very unique way to explore the Scottish capital.

Afternoon Tea on a Vintage Bus

Afternoon tea is always an enjoyable activity, and with this package you can treat someone to a special version in a vintage bus, in either Edinburgh or Glasgow!

An Indoor Climbing Class

If you're looking for a gift for someone who like to be active, this indoor climbing lesson in Scotland would tick the box! It also includes having a go at abseiling.

The Ultimate Scottish Whisky Experience

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Tasting some of Scotland's whisky (there's no e in Scottish whisky!) is a must-do for anyone. This day trip includes stops at two distilleries with lunch as well.

A Quad Bike Trek in The Highlands

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A unique way to see Scotland's stunning Highlands region is on the back of a quad bike. Gift this experience to someone who likes a bit of excitement with their sightseeing.

This Scottish Folk Cruise with BBQ for Two

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This is a very cool cruise on the River Forth near Edinburgh, which includes live Scottish folk music and a BBQ dinner for two. A great way to see the sights near the capital.

A Giant Swing Bridge Jump

Here's a great gift idea for an adrenaline-junkie in Scotland, the giant swing bridge jump in Killiecrankie! Recipients jump off a bridge to swing over the River Garry.

Sailing Under the Forth Bridge

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Rather than a passive cruise, you could also gift someone this sailing package where they'll get to actually help sail under the Forth Bridge and around Edinburgh!

Scotland Experience Gift Ideas Between $100-$200

These gift experiences for Scotland cost a bit more than the previous section, but still stay under $200, so you don’t need to be a Laird in order to afford them!

An Edinburgh Photoshoot

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Give the gift of incredible photos in Edinburgh with this package for a private photoshoot! Perfect for a vacation or even a resident who wants some great memories of the city.

A Bungee Jump Package

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Bungee jumping is an incredible experience, and with this gift package you can help someone enjoy it amidst the stunning landscapes of the Scottish Highlands.

Wizard's Afternoon Tea for 2 in Edinburgh

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Fans of Harry Potter will love exploring Edinburgh anyway, but with this magically-themed afternoon tea for two, it will be next level!

This Canyoning Adventure For Beginners

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Another great idea for adrenaline-junkies is this day trip canyoning, which includes plenty of fun climbing, jumping, sliding and swimming in Scotland's ancient canyons.

A Day Trip To the Scottish Highland Games

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The Highland Games are held between May-September, so if you know your recipient will be visiting then, you can gift them a day to enjoy folk music, dancing and feats of strength!

A Falconry and Bird of Prey Experience in Fife

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Anyone who loves animals will enjoy this excursion to Fife where they can learn all about handling birds of prey, while getting up close and personal to owls, hawks, and more!

This Overnight Hotel Stay in Scotland for Two

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A very romantic gift for a couple is this overnight stay voucher that they can then decide where to use it at many different hotels throughout Scotland.

Tickets For The Hogwarts Express!

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Any Harry Potter fan will jump at the chance to ride on the Jacobite Steam Train (AKA the Hogwarts Express) in Scotland! Give them the gift of magic with this day trip.

Scotland Experience Gifts Over $200

If you really want to treat someone, these activity gifts in Scotland cost more than $200, but an amazing time is almost guaranteed along with the price tag!

A Thrilling Rally Car Driving Experience

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If you're looking for a gift for someone in Scotland who's into rally cars, then they're sure to love being able to drive one for real on a special track in Fife.

This Swimming With Sharks Experience

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True thrill seekers will love being able to learn how to SCUBA dive while getting up close and personal with different varieties of sharks!

A Ben Nevis Mountain Climb

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Ben Nevis is the highest mountain in Scotland, so if you know someone who likes a spot of mountain climbing and wants to experience some incredible Scottish views - get them this!

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