8 days in Moray Itinerary

8 days in Moray Itinerary

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Elgin
— 2 nights
2
Forres
— 4 nights

2
nights
Elgin

Elgin ©
Elgin is a former cathedral city and Royal Burgh in Moray, Scotland. Your day by day itinerary now includes The Malt Whisky Trail. Take a break from Elgin with a short trip to Glenfiddich Distillery in Dufftown, about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Elgin Cathedral, get your game on at Elgin Kart Raceway, explore the historical opulence of Duffus Castle, and play a few rounds at Maverston Golf Course.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Elgin online trip itinerary planner.

Bangor, USA to Elgin is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangor to Elgin is 5 hours. When traveling from Bangor in May, plan for little chillier days in Elgin, with highs around 56°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Forres.

Things to do in Elgin

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

The Malt Whisky Trail, Glenfiddich Distillery
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The Malt Whisky Trail ©
The Malt Whisky Trail
Elgin Cathedral ©
Elgin Cathedral
Glenfiddich Distillery ©
Glenfiddich Distillery

4
nights
Forres

Forres ©
Forres is a town and former royal burgh situated in the north of Scotland on the Moray coast, approximately east of Inverness and west of Elgin. Explore Forres' surroundings by going to Boat of Garten (Boat of Garten Community Garden & Loch Garten Nature Reserve), Landmark Forest Adventure Park (in Carrbridge) and Cairngorm Mountain (in Aviemore). Next up on the itinerary: sample the fine beverages at Benromach, explore the historical opulence of Cawdor Castle, kick back and relax at Nairn Beach, and have some family-friendly fun at Bowhunter Archery.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Forres trip builder tool.

Forres is just a stone's throw from Elgin. In May, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Forres

Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Aviemore, Nairn
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Cairngorm Mountain ©
Cairngorm Mountain
Landmark Forest Adventure Park ©
Landmark Forest Adventure Park
Benromach ©
Benromach

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