BALLINDALLOCH CASTLE is the much loved home of the MacPherson-Grants and has been since 1546. Set in the most beautiful surroundings of the Spey Valley it lies in the heart of whisky country with well known names such as Glenlivet and Glenfiddich. Ballindalloch not only has a beautiful castle it is home to the oldest cattle herd in the world the Aberdeen Angus. The River Spey and Avon run through the grounds so the fishing is excellent offering trout and salmon. The Castle and grounds are open from April to September.