On the road between Grantown on Spey and Keith in Southern Moray/Speyside border. Home to distillery of same name and also Walker's shortbreads

Known to some (including tourism organisations) as The Jewel of Speyside, Aberlour is a charming village with the distillery of the same name and also Walker's Shortbread factory. Another of the great food and condiment manufacturers in the area like Baxters at Fochabers. This being Speyside there are many distilleries and castles in reach.

Alternatively, watch the anglers on the river or simply stop for tea at the Railway Cafe with its platforms and old railway signs. 

Castles Nearby

Ballindalloch Castle

Still occupied by the Macpherson-Grants but is open from Easter to September

Nearby Distilleries

Glen Grant Distillery

The distillery was owned by Chivas Brothers Ltd, best known for their Chivas Regal blended scotch whisky, the world's second-biggest single malt whisky brand.

Aberlour Events

Aberlour Strathspey Highland Games

It is one of the Highland games with massed pipe bands, Highland dancing, heavy and light events, haggis hurling, tug of war, stalls, a beer tent and side stalls. Charges for an Adult £5 and for a Child £2.

Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival

Themed on Whisky, Food, Music and the Heritage & Culture of Speyside, the 2014 Festival will offer a wide array of quality events.

Autumn Speyside Whisky Festival

A lively celebration of the Scottish national drink in one of the most beautiful producing areas - almost fifty world-famous distilleries are located on Speyside.

Spirit of Speyside Festival

Enjoy distillery visits, music, dining and many other themed activities during this celebration of whisky in its spiritual home.

Travel Directions to Aberlour

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