Glen Moray distillery nestles on the banks of the river Lossie in the Royal Burgh of Elgin - the capital of Speyside. The original road into the town passes through the distillery grounds under the shadow of Gallow Hill, where executions were carried out until the end of the 17th Century!
The delight of a of visit is the chance to explore a friendly and authentic working distillery, where your tour guide could be one of the distillery workers, all of whom love to share their knowledge of the art of whisky making.
Built originally as a brewery in the classic, square layout of a Scottish farm, Glen Moray has an attractive courtyard surrounding by traditional, low-ceilinged warehouses.
Fifth Chapter Indepth Tour: £30 (advance booking only)How to get there Glen Moray Distillery is situated approximately 35 miles east of Inverness on the western outskirts of Elgin just off the A96. From Inverness, as you arrive in Elgin cross the river Lossie then turn right off the A96 into Wittet Drive and follow the signs to the distillery.
Distillery Visitor Centre Open 2011: Monday to Friday: 09:00 to 17:00 Tour times: 09.30, 11.00, 12.30, 14.00, 15.30
May to September: 10:00 to 16:30 Tour times: 10.30, 12.00, 13.30, 15.00