Dalwhinnie | Caledonian Sleeper |

Dalwhinnie with purple heather on the hills


Lying in the Badenoch region at the head of Loch Etricht in the Cairngorms National Park, Dalwhinnie means “Plains of meeting” in Gaelic. Home to the Dalwhinnie Distillery, the highest working distillery in Scotland at a height of 1154ft (351m), Dalwhinnie is surrounded by dramatic mountain scenery including nearby Ben Alder. Explore by bike or on foot and take in the rugged mountains and glistening lochs.

Landmarks and Attractions

Cairngorms landscape

Surrounded by the stunning scenery of the Cairngorms National Park, characterised by rugged mountains, rolling hills. Visitors can explore this breath-taking landscape through hiking trails, scenic

Dalwhinnie Distillery

Renowned for producing fine single malt Scotch Whisky, visitors can take guided tours of the distillery to learn about the whisky-making process, sample a selection of whiskies and discover the rich history and craftsmanship behind this iconic spirit.

Laggan Wolftrax Cycling

Located near Dalwhinnie, Laggan Wolftrax is a mountain biking centre offering thrilling trails and scenic routes for cyclists of all skill levels.