Tomintoul to Grantown-On-Spey
Tomintoul is the highest village in the Cairngorms and is known for its abundance of sporting pursuits including a vast network of bike and walking trails. The town even has its own Munro, a mountain over 3000ft, called Ben Avon. In the past, Tomintoul was known for its illicit whisky stills. Today, whisky still plays an important role, with Glenlivet and many other Speyside distilleries just a stone’s throw away. Stunning dark skies and easy access makes Tomintoul one of the best places in the park to discover the wonders of the night sky, so enjoy a day of activities before a night brimming with stars. In Grantown-on-Spey, a bustling high street boasts traditional architecture, quirky cafes and unusual shops. Enjoy a glimpse of a Japanese Pagoda which has been turned into an events space to host year-round happenings. A beautiful setting next to the River Spey with many walking opportunities and views stretching as far as the Cairngorms and including Ben Rinnes and the Cromdale Hills.