Book your Autumn break in Dornoch

Dornoch Castle Whisky Tasting

Autumn in the Northern Highlands

Dornoch is so perfectly situated for a little break during the beautiful autumnal months. The Highlands are known for having stunning weather during August and September so come along a discover what there is to explore in and around Dornoch.

Only an hour from Inverness airport on the main A9 road, Dornoch is very accessible from London, Belfast, Dublin, Birmingham, Manchester and Bristol. There are also great train links from Edinburgh and Glasgow.

The highlight of the Autumn- Dornoch Whisky Festival

Dornoch Whisky Festival- Friday 26th- Monday 29th October

Now in it’s 4th year, the Dornoch Whisky Festival is back with some fantastic events including a Gin & Chocolate Pairing, Whisky & Chocolate Pairing, Blind Whisky & Gin Tasting, Cheese, Wine & Craft Beer Tasting, Traditional Ceilidh and a Quiz Night.

Head on over to the website now to read the full programme and buy your tickets! 

What else is there to DO in and around Dornoch during your holiday?

Dornoch’s award winning beach is stunning at all times of year but basking in the Autumn sunshine is a particularly lovely way to pass the days! Experience the miles of beautiful sand and the views across to Golspie, Tain and towards the Kyle of Sutherland. Perfect for rock pooling with the children, walking for miles with your dogs and getting in some refreshing wild swimming (bring your wetsuit!) Visit Whisky Distilleries and Castles, go exploring on foot or by bike or even travel over to the wild West coast for the day! You will never be bored in Dornoch!

Don’t forget you can find out loads of local information on our website as well as ideas of things to do such as:  WildlifeGolfWhisky and Shopping!

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