Things To Do

Whether travelling solo or with the family, you’ll be spoilt for choice when visiting Nairn. And with an extensive calendar of annual events, there is always something to keep you entertained – alongside a whole host of easy to access, family friendly visitor attractions in the town or a short drive away. Whatever floats your boat and puts the wind in your sails, there is so much to discover in and around our town.

Championship Golf

Learn about Nairn’s golfing history and 2 challenging courses.

Visitor Attractions

Beaches and castles, galleries and battlefields, museums and distilleries: there’s so much to discover in and around Nairn.

Sporting Activities

From active sports like mountain biking, sea kayaking and surfing to golf, bowls and fishing: whatever your sport, Nairn is your Highland playground.

Retail & Leisure

Nairn home to a variety of independent shops and boutiques. From vintage vinyl to crafty wee gifts and everything in between, Nairn offers a truly unique shopping experience.

Wildlife & Nature

Whether you are a serious bird-watcher or just a curious visitor, in Nairn, you can experience nature up close and personal.


Learn more about Nairn’s Beaches.

Events Calendar

Find out about all events happening in Nairn


Walks for all abilities in all seasons. Relax, unwind and feel restored among the natural beauty of the Moray coast.


Printable and downloadable maps of Nairn