Aberlour is famous for Walkers Shortbread, a family-owned firm that export around the world, and Aberlour Distillery, for its water of life.
For our angling enthusiasts, salmon fishing permits on the river Spey can be obtained from Aberlour Hotel.
You can pre-book distillery tours, which include tutored nosing and tastings of the water of life, at local Distilleries such as Aberlour, Glenfarclas, The Macallan, Cardu, Glenfiddich, Balvenie, and Glenlivet to mention a few.
There are two Whisky Festivals a year, one during the first weekend of May and another during the last weekend of September.
Highland Games are held in Dufftown during the last weekend of July and Aberlour is held during the first weekend of August. Both of them are great fun for the whole family – there will be highland dancing, caber tossing, hammer throwing, and mass pipe bands!
Be sure to check out the Aberlour community tearoom which serves tea, coffee, and homemade bakes.
Picnic areas can all be found in Alice Littler Park in Aberlour.
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