Looking for some fun this June? These events in Moray are not to be missed! If you are thinking of walking the Dava Way or the Moray Coastal Trial, this is the perfect opportunity to experience some Scottish culture. Especially in the June, walking holidays in Scotland are an easy way to relax!
At EasyWays, we understand our customers’ needs and worries. We want your time in Scotland to be special and memorable. To make this happen the people at EasyWays have local knowledge and experience of walking routes themselves. Because of this we know what to do if there is a problem or a difficult situation!

Kinloss Abbey Guided Tour – 28th May 2017

Scottish woodland at events in Moray

The scenery around Moray is even better in summer.

Located just 7 minutes from Forres – where the Dava Way begins – Kinloss is a small village near the north coast. On the 28th May, Kinloss Abbey hosted a tour! The free event provided visitors with an insight into it’s amazing history and development over the years. Kinloss Abbey is a 12th Century formerly Cistercian Abbey. Because of events in Moray like this, the area is thriving this June!

The Moray Walking & Outdoor Festival 2017

moray coast sunset

There are spectacular views of the Moray coast to enjoy.

In mid-June, the north coast welcomes The Moray Walking & Outdoor Festival! From the 16th to the 25th of June, there are 50 events taking place over the ten days. Whether you looking for a historical stroll or a film night, this festival is a great way to spend your summer. If you are walking the Dava Way or the Moray Coastal Trail, you will be able to reach any events in Moray area easily! In summer in the Scottish Highlands there are a range of activities to enjoy, if you are in need of a bit of fun, look at our last post about geocaching!
EasyWays offer a personal service, making sure that you have no stresses which interrupt your holiday.

“We had a great time up on the Moray Coast. It is a really beautiful area with so much wild life. The accommodation you planned for us was perfect. A big thank you for a truly memorable five days.”
Margaret & Ann, Moray Coastal Trail, August 2015

Ghost Train Walk 2017

dava way sign post

A lovely area to explore.

Taking place on the 24th to the 25th of June, the Ghost Train Walk is an overnight walk starting in Grantown-on-Spey (transport is provided). With a distance of around 23 miles the walk ends near Forres in Dallas Dhu! If you are walking the Dava Way this is the perfect opportunity to have a bit of fun!

European Pipe Band Championships 2017

bagpipe players in pipe band

Join in with an international celebration of Scottish culture!

Another extremely popular event taking place this June is the European Pipe Band Championships! On the 24th of June, thousands of pipers, drummers, highland dancers will ascend on Grant Park in Forres to take part in the Highlands’ biggest piping event of the year. A great day out, the event will also showcase local food, drink, crafts and more! In such idyllic settings, everyone is welcome to experience the epitome of Scottish culture.
If you are interested in any of the events mentioned and are walking with EasyWays and have any enquiries, don’t hesitate to get in touch!