Moray is the area that covers the area South of the Moray Firth between Aberdeenshire and Inverness City. Parts of this area also get called Banffshire and Aberdeenshire. It covers a good deal of the Northern and Eastern part of the Whisky trail and includes the area of outstanding natural beauty that is found along the Spey valley. The main city within the area is Elgin with its famous and spectacular cathedral but the whole area is stunning and the Moray Firth coastline has a wild and inspiring atmosphere.
Things to do in Moray
Glen Grant Distillery And Garden
Glen Grant distillery has an interesting distillery tour and a lovely garden and woodland walk
Elgin Cathedral is a magnificent ruin, most of which dates back to the 13th century.
Ballindalloch Castle is situated in the heart of Speyside, a region of Scotland well-known for its whiskey. It is one of the only private castles in Scotland that has been continuously lived in by the family that founded it, the Macpherson-Grants.
Ballindalloch Castle has been the home of the Macpherson-Grants since the Sixteenth Century and today is one of the finest surviving examples of a classic Scottish baronial castle.
Cragganmore Distillery is one of Scotland's many whiskey distilleries located across the country, creating one of the most complex single malt whiskeys of the Speyside malts.
Spynie Palace, located in Moray, Scotland, was founded in the late 12th Century. The Palace was for 500 years the seat of the bishops of Moray. The Palace sat on the edge of Spynie Loch.