Take part in the Christmas customs of Scotland at the 5-star Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire Scotland. Located on 850 countryside acres, this nearly century-old hotel will be dressed to the holiday nines and overrun with yuletide fun: Festive Market on Dec. 12 and 13, with stalls overflowing with artisan-made works from 45 different vendors; a pantomime adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s classic, “The Jungle Book,” on Sun., Dec. 20; family-fun activities on Christmas Eve and day – everything from air rifle shooting and owning a pony for the afternoon to fireworks, caroling and presents for the children. Gleneagles’ three-night Christmas Crackers package is offered Dec. 24-26 with an option of a free night added before or after for guests who join the hotel for its full Christmas program. www.Gleneagles.com

Discover exquisite luxury at the 5-star Gleneagles Hotel located on 850 rolling countryside acres in Perthshire, Scotland. Rich with history, the nearly century-old hotel is home to a lavish award-winning spa, three championship golf courses, and an impressive array of outdoor activities. Indulge in the distinctive grandeur offered in each of Gleneagles unique suites.

The hotel’s restaurant collection offers options ranging from fine dining to casual fare. Andrew Fairlie’s self-named restaurant offers a menu which fuses French and Scottish flavors. A concentrated focus is placed on sourcing the freshest ingredients possible from the finest suppliers and markets. Andrew was trained in the southwest of France and is one of Scotland’s most celebrated chefs, holding two Michelin stars.