New Adventures in Malt
- Destinations: Isle of Harris, Isle of Raasay, Isle of Skye
- Length of trip: 3 days
- Distilleries: TORABHAIG DISTILLERY, ISLE OF HARRIS DISTILLERY, ISLE OF RAASAY DISTILLERY
Discover three exciting young distilleries, their inspirations and aspirations, and their deep connections to their communities.
Torabhaig Distillery is housed in an old farm steading which has been lovingly restored. Visitors can take a guided distillery tour and enjoy a tutored tasting of Torabhaig Allt Gleann – the second expression in a series of four which will take them to their 10-year-old release.
Harris Hotel has been family owned and run for over 100 years. Here you will find Hebridean hospitality at it’s best. Quality accommodation, superb food, friendly staff and a relaxing atmosphere. 5 minutes from ferry terminal. A la carte menu featuring fresh local seafood. Whisky bar with over 100 varieties. Open everyday to non-residents.
ARMADALE CASTLE, GARDENS & MUSEUM
Discover 1500 years of history at the spiritual home of Clan Donald. Explore our magnificent garden, romantic castle ruin and award-winning museum. Enjoy family activities, stunning views, woodland walks, cafe, shop and regular events programme. The last ancestral home of the Macdonalds of Sleat, this magnificent highland estate in south Skye is now operated by the Clan Donald Lands Trust. Visitors can explore 40 acres of historic gardens and woodland walks around the romantic ruins of Armadale Castle, and enjoy stunning views across the Sound of Sleat to the mountains of Knoydart.
ISLE OF SKYE CALMAC FERRY
If driving up from the south, Calmac offers a ferry from Mallaig to Armadale, just minutes from Torabhaig Distillery. Calmac also offers ferries to Skye from Harris and North Uist.