FAQ

The Highland Whisky Festival, is a celebration of the region’s finest distilleries on the North Coast 500 route. Below you’ll find some key information about the festival:

Covoid-19 Concerns

Regrettably after much consideration, and with the health and safety of distillery staff, visitors and our local communities at the forefront of our mind, we have decided to cancel the Highland Whisky festival 2020.

We look forward to raising a glass with you in 2021, when the festival will be back and better than ever. We will keep you updated on our plans for the future.

Please stay safe!

What are the event dates for each distillery?

The 2020 festival has been cancelled due to COVOID-19. 2021 Dates will be announced when possible

How do I get to each distillery?

The easiest form of transport to each distillery is by car however there are also many other forms of transport to help you get from distillery to distillery. We’d recommend chaecking out the local taxi and coach companies near each distillery you are traveling to. Please find the address of each distillery below:

Wolfburn Distillery, Henderson Park, Thurso, Caithness, Scotland, KW14 7XW

Pulteney Distillery, Huddart Street, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5BA

Clynelish Distillery, Brora, Sutherland, KW9 6LR

Balblair Distillery, Edderton, Tain, Ross-Shire, IV19 1LB

Glenmorangie Distillery, Ross-shire, IV19 1PZ

The Dalmore Distillery, Alness, IV17 0UT

Glen Ord Distillery, Muir of Ord, Ross-shire, IV6 7UJ

Tomatin Distillery, Tomatin, Inverness-shire, IV13 7YT

Where can I stay if I don’t live nearby?

We have lots of suggestions for accommodation and restaurants in the local areas that surround each distillery. You can find these on the ‘Journey’ page once you scroll down to the bottom of the pages.

Will I be able to bring my children along to the Highland Whisky Festival events?

Yes we welcome children, however any child under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult and will not be able to partake in any whisky tasting during the tours.

Please drink responsibly.

If you have any further questions please send us an email: highlandwhiskyfestival@multiplyagency.com