Opened in 1984, the Fochabers Folk Museum and Heritage Centre houses a collection of gigs and carriages and an eclectic array of everyday objects showing the way of life and traditions of the north east of Scotland in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Things to Do in Moray Speyside Scotland
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The contrasting landscape of Moray Speyside presents multiple opportunities for adrenaline junkies and sports enthusiasts.
A rugged coastline and mountains provide the perfect backdrop for climbing, mountain biking, rafting, sailing and hiking; whilst the rolling slopes and flatlands lend themselves ideally to gentler activities of walking, golfing and cycling.
Visit a whisky distillery, take a RIB trip to see dolphins, cycle, ride or run your way to the high tops or onto the coast or visit one of our many castles, attractions or beauty spots.
Moray’s low rainfall, warm sunshine and mild coastal airs make our golf courses playable all year round.
Designers such as James Braid, Sir Henry Cotton and Tom Morris have made their mark on the region’s courses, and famously, former British Prime Ministers Ramsay MacDonald and Herbert Asquith counted Lossiemouth’s Moray Golf Club among their favourites.
From classic coastal links at Moray and Cullen to courses with grand views of the hills, such as the course at Rothes, Moray Speyside is the perfect holiday destination for golf-loving visitors.
Check out more about golf in the region on the Moray Speyside Golf website where you can browse all of the golf clubs in the area.
One of the very best ways to get an overview of the grand landscapes around the area is on horseback; a range of local providers offer guided rides and treks using local knowledge to take their guests over high ground and valley - all of it ideal terrain for sturdy Highland horses.
Moray Speyside is also a fabulous place for road cyclists, with a wide range of routes offering something for cyclist of all abilities, from short, circular routes to epic adventures in the remote hills and valleys of Speyside and the Cairngorms.
As you can see, there is a huge selection of things to do in Moray Speyside Scotland.
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The castle ruins crown a lonely hilltop with dramatic views over the surrounding hills. Auchindoun Castle was built about 1480 by Thomas Cochrane, Earl of Mar and favourite of James III. It still retains fine architectural details and is surrounded by the ramparts of an Iron Age hillfort. Accessible on foot only, route is steep […]
Charming small gallery of Batik fine artist Jane Lannagan. Original works by Jane and other artists, prints, cards, ceramics and interesting gifts.
The ruin of a small late medieval church with a richly carved sacrament house of a type characteristic of north-east Scotland.
The Findhorn Foundation is a spiritual community, an ecovillage and a learning centre – a unique laboratory for change, offering a broad range of workshops, events and a variety of ways to participate, with the aim of inspiring and demonstrating new ways of living for a peaceful and sustainable world. Learning within the Findhorn community […]
Off road touring company utilising 8 wheel drive Argocat vehicles to offer clients a selection of exciting and unusual tours ranging from Whisky Smugglers Trails to Hilltop Treks and Traditional Picnics. We also offer Corporate days out with distillery visits, clay pigeon shooting and Argocat safaris.
A registered charity (SC028270), Moray Art Centre offers an annual programme of local and international exhibitions, events, classes and arts residencies, along with interesting and flexible spaces for rent, both for exhibitions and all types of meetings and events. The environmentally built and designed Centre is situated in the unique landscape of Findhorn Bay, Moray. […]
The fishing town of Buckie in the North East of Scotland has been keeping one of Scottish Golf’s best kept secrets for many a year – its links style course. Slightly elevated above the sea, the course boasts unbeatable views across the Moray Firth towards the hills of Caithness. Built on sand, Buckpool has fast, […]
Discover your ultimate whisky distillery experience; it is time to celebrate everything that makes Scotland unique. Our tailored tours and events are all about giving you the authentic Scottish experience: unforgettable dram stops, Clan castles steeped in history as well as breath-taking natural scenery. Dare to dream and we will make it happen! Looking for […]