Dundee and its surrounds are a golfer’s paradise.

The city offers 2 good quality municipal courses (both with 9 and 18 holes ) at Caird Park and Camperdown Park.

In addition, there are 2 members clubs; Downfield Golf Club, described by Paul Lawrie as one of the finest inland courses in Britain and Ballumbie, situated on the outskirts of the city. All welcome visitors.

Dundee is also served by a further 34 courses within a 40 minute drive of the famous Carnoustie Championship course, venue for seven Open Championships.

Known as Carnoustie Country, it is one of Scotland's top golfing destinations. Dundee, as part of Carnoustie Country, provides the perfect backdrop to enjoy a golfing break with opportunities around every corner to explore the surrounding rich heritage and beautiful countryside.

You can find out more at the Golf Dundee website.

Running

Running in Dundee is a popular pursuit. You can run up hill, along the coast, out into the countryside or remain in an urban environment - whatever takes your fancy. The city boasts several running clubs which meet regularly and welcome visitors:

Swimming

Dundee is now home to one of Scotland’s newest leisure pools and The Olympia is the number one destination for people looking to make a splash when visiting Dundee.