explore grantown on spey

there's so much to see, do & experience

Grantown on Spey
The perfect base from which to explore

Grantown on Spey is in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park and only 14 miles from Aviemore and 35 miles from Loch Ness. It is surrounded by hills, mountains and woodlands and sits on the edge of the River Spey. Below are some of the attractions and sights that we enjoy.

Retail Therapy

Grantown on Spey has a wonderful High Street and Town Square full of small, independent retailers. You won't find any large chains here! Shop for unique gifts, clothing, souvenirs and delicious food. Please support our High Street during your stay!

Walking in the Anagach Woods

Walking & Cycling

Surrounded by miles of trails:

  • Anagach & Beachen Woods and the Viewpoint Walk
  • Dava Way / Speyside Way
  • Hire mountain, hybrid and e-bikes from Basecamp Bikes.

Download a trail map here

Red squirrel in the garden

Wildlife Watching

There is lots of wildlife in the woodlands around the town. The Grant Arms Hotel, in the Town Square, hosts evening talks, guided walks and other events.
If you'd like to go out with a guide, Speyside Wildlife offers day tours with experienced guides.

Historical Attractions

    View of Cairngorms Mountains from the 2nd tee at Craggan Golf Course

    Outdoor Activities

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    Indoor Activities

    For more information and to find out what events are happening locally
    visit www.grantownonline.com