Steading 5 Balvatin Cottages is a fantastic base for the many visitor attractions and outdoor activities in the Cairngorms National Park and beyond.
IDEAL FOR FAMILIES
Alba Chocolate Workshops
Runs workshops from their production unit in Newtonmore.
Check for details on opening times and pricing
Tel: 01540 673 847 PH20 1AL
Dalwhinnie Distillery Tours
Take a whisky and chocolate distillery tour that gives you an explanation of the traditional art of malt whisky distilling. Fascinating process with informative guides.
Open daily Monday-Sunday
Check for details on pricing here
Tel: 01540 672219
Highland Folk Museum, Newtonmore
Step back in history at this award winning site complete with a 1700s township, a working croft and a 1930s sweetie shop.
Open daily from Easter to October
Free entry and easy walk from Steading 5
Tel. 01540 673551 PH20 1AY
Highland Wildlife Park, Kincraig
Home to over 200 animals including tigers, polar bears and wolves. Worth going for the views alone! 200 acres and home to huge variety of animals.
Tel. 01540 651270 PH21 1NL
Zip Trek Adventure Park, Aviemore
Over 2km of zip wires to zoom around through the trees and over a beautiful gorge.
Family friendly and brilliant fun!
Tel. 01540 651777 PH21 1NE