The Home of Scottish Malt Whisky

Before the production of whisky was regulated, the secluded hills of Glenlivet provided many places for illicit whisky stills. It is said that there were over 200 illegal stills here in the late eighteenth century.

Whisky Distillery Visitor Centres

Today, many of the local distilleries have visitor centres that offer a fascinating insight into the distillation process, not to mention the opportunity to sample their wares!

Visitor centres within half an hour's drive include: