The Highlands of Scotland Visitor Attractions for Groups

Key to Facilities: PR: Party Rate Available, R: Restaurant, CP: Coach Parking, GL: Guides/Lecturers, EPW: Educational Parties Welcomed, final figure refers to Max Party Size. Quality rating awarded by VisitScotland Quality Assurance.

Isle of Skye Clan Donald Skye
Armadale
Sleat
Isle of Skye
IV45 8RS

t: 01471844305
f: 01471844275
Visit Clan Donald Skye - the romantic ruined Armadale Castle & Gardens, Museum of the Isles, woodland walks, study centre, plus restaurant & gift shops–all with glorious views across the Sound of Sleat.


Prices: Group rate (minimum 10 people) £6.95
Open: 30 March - 31 October
w: www.clandonald.com
e: office@clandonald.com

Contact: Mags Macdonald

PR GL R CP EPW 100

Visitor Attraction
Assisted Wheelchair Access Walkers Welcomed Classic Cars Ancestral Tourism

Brora Clynelish Distillery
Brora
KW9 6LR

t: 01408 623000
f: 01408 623004
Visit Clynelish Distillery and take a guided tour to see the distillers at work producing their own brand of liquid gold.


Prices: From £6.00
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.discovering-distilleries.com
e: clynelish.distillery@diageo.com

Contact: Kate Keith
GL CP EPW On Application

Visitor Attraction

Dalwhinnie Dalwhinnie Distillery Visitor Centre
Dalwhinnie
Inverness-shire
PH19 1AB

t: 01540 672219
f: 01540 672228
One of Scotland's highest distilleries - mid way between Perth and Inverness. Home of the Gentle Spirit. A warm welcome awaits.


Prices: From £7.50
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.discovering-distilleries.com
e: dalwhinnie.distillery@diageo.com

Contact: Ewan MacKintosh
PR GL CP On Application

Visitor Attraction

Forres Brodie Castle
(the National Trust for Scotland)
Brodie
Forres
Moray
IV36 2TE

t: +44(0)131 4580204
Beautiful 16th-century tower house, packed with paintings, antique furniture and porcelain, and the magnificent library contains 6,000 volumes. Surrounded by peaceful parkland. National Collection of daffodils.


Prices: From £6.50 or Discover Tickets
Open: Apr-Oct
w: www.nts.org.uk/traveltrade
e: traveltrade@nts.org.uk

PR GL R CP EPW

Castle
Assisted Wheelchair Access Silver Walkers Welcomed Cyclists Welcomed Ancestral Tourism

Fort William Ben Nevis Highland Centre
Belford Road
Fort William
PH33 6BZ

t: 01397 704244
Here you will find a wide selection of knitwear, countrywear, Scottish gifts and food as well as the whisky shopoffering free tastings.Original end of the West Highland Way where you can purchase souvenirs. Drivers' room.


Prices: Free
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.simplythebestdestinations.co.uk
e: simplythebest@ewm.co.uk

Contact: Aileen Haggart
R CP No limit

Tourist Shop
Access for visitors with mobility difficulties

Fort William Nevis Range
Torlundy
Inverness-Shire
Fort William
PH33 6SQ

t: 01397 705825
f: 01397 705854
Let Britains only mountain gondola transport you 650m up Aonach Mor. Meander along the mountain trails to panoramic viewpoints, then relax with a specialiaty coffee in the restuarant and bar with breathtaking views.

Open: Closed Mid Nov-Mid Dec for annual maintenance. Closed Christmas Day
w: www.nevisrange.co.uk
e: info@nevisrange.co.uk



Assisted Wheelchair Access Gold

Glencoe Glencoe Visitor Centre
(the National Trust for Scotland)
Glencoe
PH49 4LA

t: +44(0)131 4580204
Location of James Bond film 'Skyfall'. Award winning visitor centre with innovative interactive displays and stunning mountain views. Wildlife safari tours.


Prices: from £5.00 or Discover Tickets
Open: All year
w: www.nts.org.uk/traveltrade
e: traveltrade@nts.org.uk

PR GL R CP EPW

Visitor Attraction
Assisted Wheelchair Access Gold Walkers Welcomed Cyclists Welcomed Ancestral Tourism

Golspie Dunrobin Castle
Golspie
KW10 6SF

t: 01408 633177
Dunrobin Castle dates from 1400.The Castle contains a magnificent collection of furniture,silver,tapestries, and family portraits. Outstanding formal gardens designed by Sir Charles Barry. Falconry displays Monday to Saturday.


Prices: £7.50- £8.50
Open: April 1st -October 15th
w: www.dunrobincastle.co.uk
e: info@dunrobincastle.co.uk

Contact: Scott Morrison
PR GL R CP

Visitor Attraction
Walkers Welcomed Cyclists Welcomed Golfers Welcomed Classic Cars Ancestral Tourism

Inverness Cawdor Castle
Nairn
Highland
IV12 5RD

t: 01667 404401
A superb fairy-tale castle and just what every visitor is looking for. Fine paintings,tapestries and furniture. Three gardens, courtyard cafe, shops, nature trails, putting green, golf course, events programme and much more.


Prices: Groups (over 20 people) £8.75
Open: Open 7 Days; 1st May - 5th Oct
w: www.cawdorcastle.co.uk
e: info@cawdorcastle.co.uk

Contact: Sandra Campbell
PR GL R CP EPW

Castle
Walkers Welcomed Cyclists Welcomed Golfers Welcomed Classic Cars Ancestral Tourism

Inverness Culloden Battlefield
(the National Trust for Scotland)
Culloden
Inverness
IV1 5EU

t: +44(0)131 4580204
Award-winning visitor experience with 360o total immersion theatre and superb displays of artefacts and weaponry. Listen to first-hand accounts leading up to 16 April 1746 when the course of British and world history changed forever. Multilingual audio battlefield guides.


Prices: from £8.00 or Discover Tickets
Open: All year
w: www.nts.org.uk/traveltrade
e: traveltrade@nts.org.uk

PR GL R CP EPW

Visitor Attraction
Unassisted Wheelchair Access Gold Walkers Welcomed Cyclists Welcomed Ancestral Tourism

Inverness James Pringle Weavers Shopping Village
Holm Mills
Dores Road
Inverness
IV2 4RB

t: 01463 223311
f: 01463 231042
Here you will find a wide selection of knitwear, countrywear,outerwear,golf equipment and accessories, whisky shop,Scottish gifts and food, Pavers Shoe shop.Highland Weaveing Exhibition. Ghillies Restaurant. Coach washing facilities.


Prices: Free
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.simplythebestdestinations.co.uk
e: simplythebest@ewm.co.uk

Contact: Neil Souter
R CP No limit

Visitor Attraction
Access for visitors with mobility difficulties

Inverness Loch Ness by Jacobite
Dochgarroch Lock
Dochgarroch
Inverness
IV3 8JG

t: 01463 233999
f: 01463 710188
Experience the mystery of the world's most famous loch on a Jacobite cruise. We sail all year and offer a range of tours from 1 hour to 3 hours with information in 9 languages.


Prices: From £14.00
Open: All Year
w: www.jacobite.co.uk
e: info@jacobite.co.uk

PR GL R CP EPW 150

Tour
Gold Walkers Welcomed

Isle of Skye Dunvegan Castle & Gardens
Dunvegan
Isle of Skye
IV55 8WF

t: 01470 521206
Any visit to the Isle of Skye would be incomplete without savouring the wealth of history and clan legend on offer at Dunvegan Castle & Gardens - ancestral home of the Chiefs of Clan MacLeod for 800 years. Built on the shores of Loch Dunvegan, it is the oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland.


Prices: Please visit our website for details of admission charges, www.dunvegancastle.com
Open: 1 April-15 October 10am-5.30pm. 16 October-31 March by appointment.
w: www.dunvegancastle.com
e: info@dunvegancastle.com

PR R CP

Historic House
Ancestral Tourism

Isle of Skye Talisker Distillery
Carbost
Isle of Skye
IV47 8SR

t: 01478 614308
f: 01478 614302
Visit Talisker Distillery, the only distillery on the Isle of Skye and home of Talisker single malt. Tastings, tours, selection of fine malt whiskies available. Restricted access for wheelchair users.


Prices: From - Adults £8.00
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.discovering-distilleries.com
e: talisker@diageo.com

Contact: Fiona MacIntyre
GL CP All by Appointment

Visitor Attraction

John O Groats John O Groats
County Road
John O
KW1 4YR

t: 01955 611326
A superb selection of quality knitwear, clothing, accessories and souvenirs at the UK's most northern point.Coffee Shop serving Costa Coffee


Prices: Free
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.simplythebestdestinations.co.uk
e: simplythebest@ewm.co.uk

R CP No limit


John O'Groats John O'Groats Ferries
Ferry Office
John O'Groats
Caithness
John O'Groats
KW1 4YR

t: 01955 611353
f: 01955 611301
ORKNEY DAY TRIPS FOR COACH PARTIES 40 minute ferry crossing from John O'Groats. Once ashore on the Islands your exclusive coach with local driver guide will take you on a fascinating tour. Ferries leave Daily at 9am and 10.30am


Prices: On Application
Open: May-Sep
w: www.jogferry.co.uk
e: fred@jogferry.co.uk

Contact: Fred Fermor
PR CP 100


Loch Ness Loch Ness Nessie Shop
@ Loch Ness Clansman Hotel
Brackla,
Loch Ness-side
Inverness
IV3 8LA

t: 01456 450743
Large FREE Car/Coach Park with FREE access to the Loch-Side! Great value, large Gift Shop with Whisky, Crystal, Books, Clothing, Souvenirs & sundry items. OPEN ALL YEAR. Hourly Boat Trips & Coffee Shop on site.


Prices: Free
Open: Daily except Xmas Day & Boxing Day
w: www.lochnessgifts.com
e: info@lochnessgifts.com

GL R CP EPW LOCHNGIF3183


Muir of Ord Glen Ord Distillery Visitor Centre
Muir of Ord
Ross-shire
IV6 7UJ

t: 01463 872004
Enjoy a tour at the nearest distillery to Inverness and have a dram of the Classic Highland Malt we have been making since 1838. Browse our range of Single Malt Whiskies from all corners of Scotland.


Prices: Glen Ord Tour £5.00, Tasting Tour £10
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.discovering-distilleries.com
e: glen.ord.distillery@diageo.com

Contact: Scott Christie
PR GL CP No Limit

Visitor Attraction

Poolewe Inverewe Garden (the National Trust for Scotland)
Poolewe
Ross-shire
Poolewe
IV22 2LG

t: +44 (0)131 4580204
Journey through breathtaking scenery to the UK’s most northerly subtropical-style garden paradise. This award-winning oasis of the north boasts 10,000 recorded plants from around the world, including China, Chile, the Himalayas, and Indian subcontinent, as well as the rare Wollemi pine, until recently considered extinct.


Prices: from £7.00 or Discover Tickets
Open: Apr-Oct
w: www.nts.org.uk/traveltrade
e: traveltrade@nts.org.uk

PR GL R CP EPW

Garden
Assisted Wheelchair Access Gold Walkers Welcomed Cyclists Welcomed

Spean Bridge Spean Bridge Mill
Spean Bridge
PH34 4EP

t: 01397 712260
Watch Mary Carol Souness, our resident weaver, bring the Scottish weaving tradition alive. Knitwear, tweeds, tartans, Scottish gifts and souvenirs, food and whisky shop with tastings.Coffee Shop and Drivers' rest area.


Prices: Free
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.simplythebestdestinations.co.uk
e: simplythebest@ewm.co.uk

Contact: Marianne Campbell
R CP No limit

Tourist Shop

Tain The Glenmorangie Distillery
Tain
Ross-shire
IV19 1PZ

t: 01862 892477
On the gentle shores of the Dornoch Firth in the Highlands of Scotland lies the Glenmorangie Distillery, renowned for crafting the most delicious malt whisky in the world. Open to visitors for tours and tastings.


Prices: The Original Tour £5, The Signet Tour £30 & The Hertitage Tour £120
Open: Peak Season - June-Aug 7 days, Mid Apr/May/Sept/Oct -Mon-Sat, Low -Mon-Fri
w: www.glenmorangie.com
e: tain-shop@glenmorangie.co.uk

Contact: Annette MacKenzie
GL CP EPW Larger groups pre-booking advisable

Visitor Attraction Scotland

Ullapool West Highland Woollen Company
5 Shore Street
Ullapool
IV26 2UJ

t: 01854 612399
Superbly located on the harbour front, here you will find a unique selection of quality knitwear, countrywear, gifts and food.


Prices: Free
Open: Jan-Dec
w: www.simplythebestdestinations.co.uk
e: simplythebest@ewm.co.uk

Contact: Donna Douglas
CP No limit