Aviemore is a quintessential Highland town. Located close to the Cairngorms, it is one of the most picturesque towns in Scotland with a robust tourist economy and an excellent transport infrastructure. The A9 is close at hand while Aviemore Railway Station offers high speed travel throughout Britain. Aviemore is reasonably close to Inverness Airport; for more leisurely travel, there are tracks for hiking and cycling. The neighbouring Cairngorms provide skiing opportunities on Aviemore’s doorstep, with swimming and golfing on offer in the town itself.
As well as a range of leisure activities, Aviemore possesses a primary school with neighbouring Kingussie providing secondary education. The town has a strong economy centred on retail and hospitality, including a wide variety of restaurants and shops.