The Macallan Distillery

In July 2019, the £140 million new distillery and visitor experience made the shortlist for the Stirling Prize for excellence in architecture. Also in 2019, the distillery won the RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award.

The Malt Whisky Trail

The Speyside Cooperage is the only cooperage in Britain with a visitor centre. Where you can experience the ancient art of coopering. The cooperage continues to work and produce the age-old product, still using traditional methods and tools. Although shipped across the world, many of the casks remain in Scotland, providing a vital ingredient in Scotland’s whisky making process.

The Malt Whisky Trail is a uniquely immersive whisky experience — but the journey you’ll take along The Trail is about so much more.

As you embark along the road through malt whisky country, you’ll encounter a huge variety of sites to see and things to do.

You’ll find globally renowned textiles mills, cosy seaside cafes, and world-class outdoor pursuits.