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Cadbury's hunt: Egg-citing way to see Scotland's treasures

The National Trust for Scotland is gearing up for one of its busiest weekends ever this Easter.

Easter fun: Egg hunts will take place across the country.
Easter fun: Egg hunts will take place across the country. National Trust for Scotland

With temperatures across the country set to soar, the National Trust for Scotland is gearing up for one of its busiest Easter weekends ever.

Almost 40,000 chocolate eggs have been delivered to 44 of the conservation charity's locations in preparation for the Cadbury's Easter Egg Hunts taking place across the holiday weekend.

An ideal way to celebrate the first signs of spring, fun seekers can also discover some of Scotland's most treasured places and spaces all while uncovering clues to receive a delicious chocolate prize for their efforts.

Discover: Visit Scotland's treasured places.
Discover: Visit Scotland's treasured places. National Trust for Scotland

National Trust for Scotland properties across the country will be participating in the hunts, including Culzean Castle in Ayrshire, Harmony Garden in Melrose, Pollok House in Glasgow, Brodick Castle in Arran, Alloa Tower in Clackmannanshire, and Crathes Castle in Aberdeenshire.

Aberdeenshire

  • Castle Fraser, Garden & Estate, Inverurie, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Craigievar Castle, Alford, Fri 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Drum Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Fyvie Castle, Garden & Estate, Turriff, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Haddo House, Ellon, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Leith Hall, Garden & Estate, Huntly, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Mar Lodge Estate, Braemar, Sunday, April 21
  • Pitmedden Garden, Ellon, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22

Ayrshire & Galloway

  • Brodick Castle, Garden & Country Park, Isle of Arran, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Broughton House & Garden, Kirkcudbright, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Culzean Castle & Country Park, Maybole, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Threave Garden & Estate, Castle Douglas, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 

Edinburgh, Lothians & Borders

  • The Georgian House, Edinburgh, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Harmony Garden, Melrose, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • House of the Binns, Linlithgow, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Newhailes House & Garden, Musselburgh, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22 
  • Preston Mill & Phantassie Doocot, East Linton, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22

Fife, Clackmannanshire & Stirling

  • Alloa Tower, Alloa, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Battle of Bannockburn, Stirling, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Ben Lomond, Drymen, Sunday 21 - Monday, April 22
  • Culross Palace, Royal Burgh of Culross, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Falkland Palace & Garden, Falkland, Friday 19 - Sunday, April 21
  • Hill of Tarvit Mansion & Garden, Cupar, Friday 19 - Sunday, April 21
  • Kellie Castle & Garden, Pittenweem, Friday 19 - Sunday, April 21

Glasgow & Argyll

  • Arduaine Garden, Oban, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Crarae Garden, Inveraray, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Geilston Garden, Cardross, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Greenbank Garden, Clarkston, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Holmwood House, Glasgow, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Pollok House, Glasgow, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • The Tenement House, Glasgow, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22

Highlands

  • Balmacara Estate, Kyle of Lochalsh, Friday, April 19
  • Brodie Castle, Forres, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Glencoe Visitor Centre, Glencoe, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Hugh Miller's Birthplace Cottage & Museum, Cromarty, Saturday 20 - Monday, April 22
  • Inverewe, Poolewe, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22

Perthshire & Angus

  • Barry Mill, Carnoustie, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Branklyn Garden, Perth, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • The Hermitage, Dunkeld, Saturday, April 20
  • House of Dun, Montrose, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • JM Barrie's Birthplace, Kirriemuir, Friday 19 - Monday, April 22
  • Killiecrankie, Pitlochry, Sunday, April 21

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