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Check our seasonal calendar to inspire your Scottish holiday at any time of year. Filled with ideas to help you plan your trip, let us help you get the most out of Scotland whenever you intend to visit.

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Whisky May

May is whisky month, a fabulous celebration of Scotland's national drink, as world-famous an icon of Scotland as tartan and bagpipes. Whisky is so much a part of Scotlands heritage that the name even comes from the Gaelic 'uisge beatha' meaning 'water of life'. Visiting a distillery gives a wonderful insight into the craft and tradition that goes into ever drop.

Events in May

Events & Festivals in May

This month it's all about whisky - explore the craft, history and taste of the 'water of life'

Flora & Fauna in May

Flora & Fauna in May

Explore our coastal landscapes, including the glorious and delicate machair

Food & Drink in May

Food & Drink in May

Follow the Malt Whisky Trail, the only official malt whisky trail in the world

Activities in May

Activities in May

Why not hit the saddle and enjoy one of Scotland's cycle trails?

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