Aviemore Railway Davy Nelson

Strathspey Rail Tour

Pick up points


Time: 8.5 hours | Distance: 138 miles

Highlights

Steam Train

10:30am | Steam Train

  • Nostalgic journey into the past
  • Travel on the famous Steam Train between Aviemore and Broomhill

Take a nostalgic journey into the past and travel on the famous Steam Train between Aviemore and Broomhill.

Speyside Heather Centre

11:20am | Speyside Heather Centre

  • Heather Centre
  • Break and light lunch

From Broomhill you will continue your journey by coach to the nearby Heather Centre where we will take a comfort break and light lunch.

Highland Folk Museum

12:50pm | Highland Folk Museum

  • Visit the Highland Folk Museum
  • Learn how the highland people lived and worked in the period 1700- 1960

Travel on to Newtonmore and visit the Highland Folk Museum. Learn how the highland people lived and worked in the period 1700- 1960.

Ruthven Barracks

3:00pm | Ruthven Barracks

  • Historical Ruthven Barracks in Kingussie
  • Number of fortifications established in Scotland around that time 
  • Stonework still stands today

Finally, journey to the historical Ruthven Barracks in Kingussie. Built in the early 1700,s to quell the Jacobite uprising, it represents a number of fortifications established in Scotland around that time. Although now mostly in ruins much of the stonework still stands today.