Activities

Introduction | Attractions

The area is also home to the famous businesses of Baxters of Speyside, Walkers of Aberlour, Johnstons of Elgin, and such famous names in whisky as Glenfiddich, Glen Grant, Glenlivet, Cardhu, Strathisla and Dallas Dhu.

Leisure activities in the area include fishing, sailing, walking, hiking, climbing, ice skating, skiing and swimming, so you will find plenty to do here. Otherwise, take it easy and unwind. The pace of life here encourages relaxation, and we guarantee that the pure fresh air, fine Scottish hospitality and famed Scottish food and drink will tempt you, like many others, to return again and again.

Johnstons Cashmere Heritage Centre

Newmill, Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 4AF

Take a free guided tour of the entire manufacturing process with an experienced tour guides. Watch for yourself as the cashmere is dyed, teased, carded, spun and hand finished by the latest generation of Elgin craftsmen.


Ballindalloch Castle

Ballindalloch Castle, Banffshire, AB37 9AX

Ballindalloch is one of the most beautiful and renowned castles in Scotland. Known as the Pearl of the North, it is located in the heart of Speyside, near to the famed local whisky distilleries of Cragganmore, Glenlivet, Glenfarclas and Glenfiddich.


Walkers Shortbread

Aberlour House, Aberlour-on-Spey, Scotland, AB38 9LD

Ballindalloch is one of the most beautiful and renowned castles in Scotland. Known as the Pearl of the North, it is located in the heart of Speyside, near to the famed local whisky distilleries of Cragganmore, Glenlivet, Glenfarclas and Glenfiddich.