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PLACES TO VISIT AROUND AUTUMN GOLD B&B
ENVIRONMENT – HERITAGE – MUSEUMS – CASTLES, GARDENS & NURSERIES
WATERFALLS – TOURS & CRUISES – FOOD & DRINK, WHISKY DISTILLERIES
Visit the DOLPHINS at Chanonry Point
ART, CRAFT & DESIGN   
Golf         Riding     Fishing    Sailing       Birdwatching   RSPB Udale Bay

AUTUMN GOLD Bed & Breakfast is an excellent touring base for visits and day trips to a huge variety of attractions in the Highlands of Scotland. Also Ben Nevis and Glencoe, the Isle of Skye, the Cairngorms National Park, the North-West Highland coast and the Whisky Trail are all within 2 hours drive of our B&B.

NNR: National Nature Reserve
RSPB: Royal Society for the Protection of Birds 

ENVIRONMENT, BIRDWATCHING, WILDLIFE WATCHING

Charlie Phillips Images Photographs of wild dolphins, other marine mammals

WALKING in Scotland

Glen Affric NNR, Corrimony RSPB, Glen Strathfarrar, Craigmonie Woodland, Reelig Glen, Abriachan Woodlands

Munlochy Bay, Kessock Red Kite Centre, Kessock Dolphins & Seals, Chanonry Point dolphins, Loch Ruthven RSPB, Culbin Sands, Rogie Falls Salmon Leap

Loch Fleet Nature Reserve, Falls of Shin Salmon Leap    Beinn Eighe NNR, Knockan Geopark, Insh Marshes RSPB, Loch Garten RSPB ospreys, Landmark Forest theme park, Highland Wildlife Park
   
HERITAGE, MUSEUMS

Corrimony Cairn    Tomich Village, Guisachan House, Beauly Priory
Beauly Centre, Craig Mony Fort, Abriachan Bronze Age Hut,
 Inverness Museum   Inverness Cathedral 

Clava Cairns, Fort George Culloden Battlefield, Caledonian Canal Centre, Fortrose Cathedral, Groam House Pictish Museum,
Strathpeffer Pavilion       Strathpeffer Spa Village, Strathpeffer Highland, Museum of Childhood

Glenelg Brochs, Cromarty Courthouse  Cromarty Village, Hugh Miller’s Cottage, Dornoch Cathedral
Pictish Trail, Gairloch Museum, Ullapool Museum, Highland Folk Museums Kingussie and Newtonmore, Ruthven Barracks, Strathspey Steam Railway

Visit the Dolphins at Chanonry Point 


 

      Met Office.gov.uk      WEATHER  Cromarty   

 


Visit the Dolphins at Chanonry Point

Charlie Phillips Images
Photographs
of wild dolphins, other marine mammals

Cromarty said to be the Highlands' best preserved historic town, and a "jewel of vernacular architecture".      
Cromarty Courthouse Museum

Hugh Miller's Cottage  geologist, and writer

Fort George
Fort George

CASTLES, GARDENS & NURSERIES 

Urquhart Castle  Loch Ness
 Abriachan Gardens, Highland Nurseries, Ardfearn Nursery,  Highland Liliums, Inverness Floral Hall

Cawdor Castle & Gardens
 Castle Stuart, Eilean Donan Castle, Brin School Fields, Lochalsh Woodland Garden

Dunrobin Castle
 Brodie Castle, Inverewe Gardens, Attadale Gardens, Leckmelm Gardens

WATERFALLS

 

Corrimony, Plodda, Dog Falls, Guisachan, Guisachan, Dhivach Falls, Invermoriston

 

Foyers,      Rogie  Falls   (salmon leap)

 

Corrieshalloch Gorge, Falls of Shin (salmon leap), Falls of Glomach

Invergordon   website gives information on the port, attractions and the Naval Museum and Heritage Centre

TOURS & CRUISES

 

Puffin Express Loch Ness Cruises
 Jacobite Cruises  ***** Recommended

Discover Loch Ness
 Castle Cruises   Cruise Loch Ness

 

Ecoventures (dolphins)    Calum’s Seal Trips, Summer Isles Cruises, Summer Queen Ullapool

       
FOOD & DRINK, WHISKY DISTILLERIES

 

Highland Wineries             Glen Ord Distillery

 

Black Isle Brewery         Tomatin Distillery

 

West Highland Dairy, Glenmorangie Distillery, Baxter’s Highland Village
   
   
ART, CRAFT & DESIGN


Made in Scotland, Loch Ness Clayworks, Iceberg Glassblowing, Rainnea Graphics, Kilmorack Gallery, The Beauly Gallery    Tore Art Gallery Northern Lights Candles, Castle Gallery, Riverside Gallery

 

The Ceramic Experience, Peter Tyler Woodturner
The Studio,
Highland Stoneware, Strathpeffer Station, Strandlines Ullapool, Johnstons of Elgin,

And, of course, Loch Ness 2000 Exhibition Centre and Original Loch Ness Monster Visitors Centre ... 

And many, many more… Just ask us!

 

Local information & Links
Golf
         Riding     Fishing    Sailing 
Hillwalking     
WALKING  
Birdwatching   RSPB Udale Bay


Jacobite Cruises Loch Ness
 ***** Recommended


Inverness Castle
 

FOUR SUGGESTED DAY TRIPS FROM AUTUMN GOLD BED AND BREAKFAST

The following four day trips from AUTUMN GOLD B&B are only a sample of the numerous car tours we suggest to our guests. Alternative places to visit include the Isle of Skye, Ben Nevis and Fort William, the Loch Ness trail and many more… They allow the visitor to gain an overall impression of the variety of landscapes and of the natural and human heritage the Highlands of Scotland have to offer. Catering for all tastes and ages these tours offer opportunities to visit museums, whisky distilleries, castles, gardens or to do a bit of shopping, beachcombing, nature trail walking or wildlife watching. The traveller is really spoilt for choice! 

THE WHISKY TRAIL  AUTUMN GOLD - Inverness - Clava Cairns (4000 years old chambered cairns and standing stones) - Cawdor (castle and gardens) - Elgin (mill and 13th century ruined cathedral) - Craigellachie (Speyside cooperage) - Dufftown (Glenfiddich whisky distillery) - return journey along the Moray Firth or via the Spey valley and the RSPB Loch Garten osprey visitor centre.

BEACH LOVERS AND DOLPHINS  AUTUMN GOLD -  Munlochy Bay (this is red kite country with birdwatching for waders, ducks, geese and swans) - Fortrose (cathedral, dolphins) - Rosemarkie Groam House pictish stones museum, shore walks and beach) - Cromarty (NTS Hugh Miller’s Cottage Courthouse and self-guided audio tour of this picturesque former fishing village, dolphin cruises) - Cromarty Firth (dolphins, waders, ducks in winter/spring and baby seals in early summer).

THE WEE MAD ROAD  The road from Achiltibuie north to Lochinver is known locally as the 'wee mad road'
AUTUMN GOLD - Beauly (Made in Scotland Craft Centre, Priory and Beauly Heritage Centre) - Muir of Ord (whisky distillery) - Garve -moorland and hills - Ullapool (picturesque fishing harbour and museum) - moorland, lochs and mountains- Achiltibuie (remote seaside crofting village) - sandy beaches, rocky coves and seals - Lochinver (fishing harbour and pottery) - "The mad wee road" of Scotland, weaving its way between mountain and sea - Kylesku (fjord, Highland fashion) - Inchnadamph (moorland, lochs, deer and mountains) - Elphin - Knockan Geology Park - Ullapool.

GARDENS, HERITAGE AND WALKS  AUTUMN GOLD - Beauly - Muir of Ord - Rogie Falls (salmon leap) Garve (as above) - moorland and mountains - Dundonnell (sea loch) - Inverewe (NTS subtropical gardens) - Gairloch (sandy beaches and local heritage museum) - panoramic views towards the Hebrides - Loch Maree (probably the most beautiful loch in Scotland) - Kinlochewe (lochs and mountains, nature trails, Beinn Eighe Visitor Centre) - Garve - AUTUMN GOLD.


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Contact: Mort & Barbara Mortimer
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Tel: 01381 610725
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Balblair, Black Isle, By Dingwall,
Ross-shire IV7 8LR
SCOTLAND

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