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|This is Moray is new and for you. It features a comprehensive guide to all key aspects of living, working and visiting in Moray.|
The beautiful county of Moray lies hidden from the main Scottish tourist route, in the north-east of Scotland and is ideally situated in the sheltered Moray firth area between the mountains of the Highlands of Scotland in the west and the Grampians in the east.
|This is Moray||Offers local and tourist information on Moray to a local and, through the power of the internet, to a global audience, whether you want to know how to contact a local doctor, locate a local tradesman, check your lottery results, or plan a holiday or business meeting in Moray from afar, we hope you have everything you could possibly want.|
|Moray has much to offer tourists and those wanting to get out and about, due to its situation between the Cairngorm mountains in the south, and the beautiful sandy coastline of the Moray Firth in the north. Moray benefits from an abundance of long stretches of unspoiled golden beaches, dotted by picturesque fishing villages along the coast. There is a large population of interesting wildlife including bottlenose dolphins which can be viewed from shore or by boat.|
A Speyside Distillery in a beautiful setting.
At play on the beach at Findhorn
|Moray attractions and activities |
|Moray is a top destination for sea fishing, as well as Salmon and Trout fishing on the world famous River Spey and the River Findhorn. There are eight 5 star visitor attractions in the area as well as 16 golf courses, including a famous championship links course at Lossiemouth. There are activities such as horse riding, mountain biking, walking, field sports, hiking, hill walking, climbing, camping and caravanning, sailing, diving, water skiing and winter skiing. Moray is the county of Macbeth and is steeped in history, with a wealth of castles, historical buildings and sites to explore. Moray is whisky country and has the only Malt Whisky Trail in the world, which is a unique selling point for the area.|
Moray is also central to areas such as Inverness and Loch Ness in the west and Royal Deeside in the east, and so is an ideal location for day trips to many other areas in the North East of Scotland or in the Highlands.
For further details relating to attractions or activities, please visit our Moray Attractions or Moray Activities sub categories under the main category heading of Visit Moray.