Day Trips to Whisky Distilleries or Breweries
The whisky distilleries below can be visited as part of a day trip out from Loch Ness or Inverness. The Scottish Highlands are famous the world over for its malt whiskies which owe a lot to the peaty waters of the Highlands. Take a trip to one of the distillery visitor centres, sample the "water of life" and capture the spirit of Scotland.
Or take a free tour at an organic beer brewery on the Black Isle
Welcone to the Evolution
Black Isle Brewing Co is nestled in the beautiful surroundings of the Scottish Highlands, a true beervana. We use only the best, freshest, organic ingredients for our brews. Shop, free tours and tasting.
Highland Real Ale from Loch Ness
The Loch Ness Brewery is attached to the Benleva Hotel on the shores of Loch Ness and long-time stalwart supporter of real ale. The brewery provide traditionally brewed styles as well as more adventuresome modern brews.
Sample the spirit of Scotland
A visit to Glen Ord is a delight to the eye & the palate. Watch our distillers at work creating a magicial malt whisky which is sweet, malty & dry on the palate. Our shop is well stocked with a wide variety of Single Malts, books, glassware & other items