Visit the Countryside Perthshire Big Tree Country Aberfeldy Birks of Aberfeldy Follow in the footsteps of the bard Robert Burns through this spectacular gorge to the small naturally formed sea,t where the famous poet was said to rest and find inspiration while listening to the roar of the nearby falls. 'Birks' is Scots for birch trees, and a beautiful birch woodland can be seen at the top of the gorge. You can also see a range of exotic specimen trees in a collection beside the Upper Birks car park. For more information, click here. Cluny House Gardens Wander through this wonderful wild woodland garden and discover rare and exotic plants from around the world merged with native plants to create the unique atmosphere of a Himalayan woodland paradise. This is the best site in Perthshire to see red squirrels. Watch as they run through the canopy and around Britain’s widest tree, a 130-year-old giant redwood. For more information, click here.