The whole of the Park is divided into landscape character areas. These areas are all different but within each one there is a consistency of character formed by the topography, land use, history, settlement and development and the way the landscape is experienced.
Please select an area or settlement from the dropdown below.
Abernethy Forest Allanaquoich Haughlands Ardverikie Hills Auchnagallin and Blar Mor Badenoch Upper Strath Boat of Garten to Craggan Braes of Glen Livet Burn of Dalvey Glen Cairngorms Central Massif Castle Grant and Tomvaich Cathar Mor Conglass Water Corgarff and Cockbridge Coul Farm Craggan to Grantown on Spey Cromar Farmlands Delnabo Drumochter Pass Dulnain Strath Glen Beg to Dava Moor Glen Buchat Glen Doll Glen Fender Glen Gairn Glen Livet Glen Nochty Glen of Allt an Fhithich Glen Shee Upper Glen Glen Shirra Glen Tanar Glen Truim Glenmore Haughs of Cromdale Head of Glen Shee High Pass at Cairnwell Hills of Cromdale Inchnacape Insh Marshes Inshriach Forest/Mouth of Glen Feshie Inver to Cambus o'May Invercauld Invercauld Bridge to Inver Inverdruie to Pityoulish Kincraig to Loch Alvie Laggan Strath Linn of Dee Loch Alvie to Inverdruie Loch Uvie Lower Glen Banchor Lower Glen Beag Lower Glen Clunie Lower Glen Garry and Blair Atholl Lower Glen Muick Lower Strath Avon Lower Strathspey Mar Lodge Policies Mid Glen Clova Mid Glen Garry Mid Strath Avon Mid Strathdon Muir of Dinnet Newtonmore to Kingussie Select an area Pattack - Mashie Pityoulish to Boat of Garten Rothiemurchus Forest Spey Dam Strathdearn Hills The Angus Glens Uplands The Lecht The Monadhliath - North Monadhliath The Monadhliath - South Monadhliath The North Eastern Hills The North Eastern Hills - Deeside Hills The Slochd The Southern Hills - South Eastern Glens The Southern Hills - South Western Glens The White Mounth Tomintoul Road Upper Glen Banchor Upper Glen Clova Upper Glen Clunie Upper Glen Esk Upper Glen Garry Upper Glen Isla Upper Glen Muick Upper Glen of the Spey Upper Glen Prosen Upper Glen Truim and Dalwhinnie Upper Strathdon Waters of Deskry, Carvie and Conrie
Aviemore Ballater Blair Atholl Boat of Garten Braemar Carr-Bridge Dalwhinnie Dulnain Bridge Grantown-on-Spey Killiecrankie Kincraig Kingussie Laggan Nethy Bridge Newtonmore Strathdon Tomintoul