Why You Should Consider Scotland as a Stag Do Destination

glasgow at night

Going on a stag do this year? Looking for options on where to go? Looking for a crazy few days in Ibiza? What about Prague or Krakow? One place you really need to consider having a stag do at is Scotland. With its vast landscapes, amazing scenery, friendly culture and of course its unrivalled nightlife. Not just that but the hotels in Scotland are situated in some of the most stunning locations too.

Let’s find out why Scotland should be on your list as a stag do destination this year:

The city has some of the best nightlife especially in Glasgow and Edinburgh

When looking for a stag do destination some of the most important aspects are of course the nightlife. Glasgow and Edinburgh are two cities who know how to throw a party. Glasgow has some of the best-known clubs in Europe with the famous Sub Club while Edinburgh has great bars and clubs in its own right too.

Added to this; the people are really welcoming so if you’re looking for a really fun night out then Glasgow or Edinburgh is the place to be. Hint: We suggest getting in touch with specialist stag do organisations who can plan the whole night for you from providing guest passes and access to the top bars and clubs.

Scotland has some of the best options for outdoor stag do activities

Many stag do parties want a variety of activities during their weekend away, things to do during the day and night as a group. In Scotland, you have this in abundance due to the amazing outdoor space with lush greenery and mountains throughout the country.

This means stag groups have the opportunity to experience outdoor pursuits such as Clay Pigeon Shooting, Quad Biking, Canyoning, Mountaineering and even Mini Highland Games.

Scotland is easy to navigate

Another fantastic reason to visit Scotland for a stag do is because it is really quite easy to navigate around and get to places quite quickly. There is only forty-five minutes of travel time between Glasgow and Edinburgh. If you wanted to see the sights and sounds of Edinburgh and head to Glasgow for a night out, it’s easy to plan and it’s possible to fit both in on the same day.

If the idea for the stag group is to enjoy some water sport activities on the banks of Loch Lomond; you’re only thirty-five minutes’ drive time from Glasgow city centre.

Travelling to the likes of the Isle of Skye, it’s around five hours from the central belt. Compared to other destinations most of the must-visit locations in Scotland can be navigated in quick succession.

Scotland has some of the best sporting arenas anywhere in the UK and beyond

Whether your group like football, rugby or athletics; Scotland is the place to come to sample all the action. It could be to Ibrox, Parkhead or Hampden to catch Glasgow Rangers, Glasgow Celtic or the Scotland National Team in a match. Head to Edinburgh to see the Scotland rugby team play at Murrayfield. If you’re keen on athletics then head back to Glasgow to the Emirates Arena.

Enjoy a concert or two with the friendliest crowd in the world

It might be the SEC Hydro or Hampden Park but the Scottish crowd always make a memorable concert. Scotland is known around the world to have some of the most passionate fans so taking your stag do to a concert during your visit should definitely be on cards.

Scotland is the stag do destination that has it all. From great nightclubs and outdoor activities to fantastic venues and concert options as well as some of the greatest sporting teams anywhere in Europe. Above all, what makes Scotland the stag do destination is the people. They are warm, friendly and welcoming and this is what will make your stag do the most memorable.