More than double the size of the Lake District, Cairngorms National Park is the largest protected area in the United Kingdom. The Cairngorms covers a substantial swathe of the Scottish Highlands, encompassing a range of habitats and a home to a wide array of wildlife including the captivating red squirrel.
- Where: The Scottish Highlands
- Ideal for viewing: red squirrel, Scottish wildcat, golden eagle, pine marten, crested tit
- Excellent for: Wildlife photography