Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve ***

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A must for walkers and nature-lovers, Ben Lawers is one of Scotland’s highest Munros, stretching 1,214m (3,984ft), and has the most celebrated collection of rare mountain plants in Britain.

Hike to the summit above Loch Tay and you’ll be rewarded with panoramic views of the rugged landscape from Glencoe to the Cairngorms. For walkers, there’s a selection of routes to suit all abilities – from the 1 mile, family-friendly Edramucky Trail to a testing trek across the Meall nan Tarmachan ridge. The most popular routes all start from the car park. Ben Lawers is also teeming with wildlife and is rich in archaeological remains.