20 Best Things To Do In Grantown-on-Spey Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Grantown-on-Spey

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 113 fun things to do in Grantown-on-Spey for you and the family to discover, including museums and art galleries, activity centres and beaches. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 51 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Grantown-on-Spey day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Grantown-on-Spey with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Hill top view of Cairngorms National Park in Grantown on Spey

Cairngorms National Park

  • Grantown-on-Spey
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cairngorms National Park is huge and full of things to do and see! It contains Britain's most massive and highest mountain range and some of the best...

Man on high rope course at Craggan Outdoors in Grantown on Spey

Craggan Outdoors

  • Grantown-on-Spey
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Craggan Outdoors offers one of the widest ranges of outdoor activities available in the Scottish Highlands, include archery, art and creativity, clay...

Falcon flying at Loch Garten Osprey Centre in Aviemore

Loch Garten Osprey Centre

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Loch Garten Osprey Centre, which can be found at RSPB Loch Garten Osprey Reserve is the ideal spot to observe these magnificent birds, with fantastic...

Families on Runaway Timber Train ride at Lanmark Forest Theme Park in Carrbridge

Landmark Forest Adventure Park

  • Carrbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Landmark Forest Adventure Park is a pick ‘n' mix bag of all sorts of action and play, and it’s pretty sweet to boot! Of course, kids will run straigh...

People riding horses in river at Tomintoul Riding Centre

Tomintoul Riding Centre

  • Tomintoul
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

TRSS approved Tomintoul Riding Centre offer guided off road 1 hr or half day treks as well as day long trail rides and 6 day trail riding holidays, a...

Reindeer at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre in Aviemore

Cairngorm Reindeer Centre

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

There are currently around 150 reindeer at the Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, approximately 50 of them ranging the Cairngorm Mountains and the remainder...

Map and booklet for Aviemore Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Aviemore Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's lots to discover and learn on the Aviemore self guided spy themed Treasure Trail as you embark on this family mission. Clear directions will...

Girl by train conductor at Strathspey Railway in Aviemore

Strathspey Railway

  • Aviemore
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

You will be taken back in time to a ten mile long 1950s branchline where, remarkably, little has changed on the line since 1863 when the Victorians b...

Boy on climbing wall at Outdoor Discovery in Aviemore

Outdoor Discovery

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Outdoor Discovery Some of the snow sports available here on both their real and dry slopes include skiing and snowboarding with lessons available, pl...

Boy on high rope course at Treezone in Aviemore

Treezone

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Treezone is an awesome activity facility set up amongst the Caledonian Pines on the splendid Rothiemurchus Estate. Brave and active families can enjo...

Lake and mountains at Rothiemurchus Estate in Inverness

Rothiemurchus Estate

  • Inverness
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Rothiemurchus Estate offers a wide range of outdoor activities (mostly for over 8s) and has loads of footpaths and cycle trails to explore in the hea...

People on dog sled at Cairngorm Sleddog Centre in Aviemore

Cairngorm Sleddog Centre

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Cairngorm Sleddog Centre is the only daily working sleddog centre in the UK (and one of only 5 in Europe!), offering a truly unique experience for an...

View from CairnGorm Mountain in Aviemore

CairnGorm Mountain

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The railway at CairnGorm Mountain is an exciting way to see this unique area. Look out for reindeer and some of Britains most famous birds. At the to...

Gardens at Logie Estate in Forres

Logie Estate

  • Forres
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Logie Estate , is set in the beautiful Findhorn Valley near the town of Forres, which is renowned for its spectacular gorge scenery through which the...

Man on segway in woods at Aviemore Segway Treks

Aviemore Segway Treks

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Want to explore Scotland in a new and exciting way? Then the two-wheeled adventures at Aviemore Segway Treks are definitely for you! Set right in the...

Girl on quad bike at Cairngorm Quad Bikes in Aviemore

Cairngorm Quad Bikes

  • Aviemore
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Looking for something fun to do with your teens? Go on a thrilling off-road adventure with Cairngorm Quad Bikes and explore the beautiful highlands o...

Visitor outside at Cawdor Castle in Nairn

Cawdor Castle

  • Nairn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

A visit to Cawdor Castle can be exciting, educational, seasonal or exploratory, or even better you can make it all of them by doing everything availa...

Sunrise at Brodie Castle in Forres

Brodie Castle

  • Forres
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Brodie Castle is stuffed to the turrets with the legacy of generations of the Clan Brodie, including antique furniture, decorative plasterwork, and p...

Man rolling barrel at Speyside Cooperage Visitor Centre in Craigellachie

Speyside Cooperage Visitor Centre

  • Craigellachie
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Speyside Cooperage Visitor Centre Discover the ancient art of coopering at Speyside Cooperage. The Acorn to Cask exhibition illustrates the lifecycle...

Visitor centre at Loch Insh Watersport and Activity Centre in Kingcraig

Loch Insh Watersport and Activity Centre

  • Kincraig
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Set your little fishes free at Loch Insh Water Sport and Activity Centre in The Highlands. Let them learn a brand new skill or enjoy a leisurely ride...

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