Try and spot the bottlenose dolphins of the Moray Firth, Scotland.

WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre

Who: WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre

Where: Spey Bay, Moray IV32 7PJ, Scotland, UK.

Focus: Land-based dolphin watching

Suitability: All ages:

  • Family-friendly.
  • School groups – nursery, primary and secondary,
  • Youth and community groups.

Cost: FREE – donations accepted


  • Dolphin spotting: Try and spot the largest bottlenose dolphins in the world and add data that helps inform conservation decisions.
  • Wild life: As well as bottlenose dolphins, you might see ospreys, grey and common seals, the occasional otter and many coastal birds.
  • Daily guided tours (sorry, no dogs allowed)
  • Unguided walks: (dogs allowed) Join the Speyside Way on well-maintained flat cycle and footpaths – one mile to the old iron railway bridge. .
  • Historical site – 18th Century salmon fishing station and UK’s largest surviving icehouse.
  • Whale Bones: See and touch a collection of huge whale bones.
  • Interactive exhibition and audio-visual displays, including an acoustic exhibit where you can listen to the sound of the sea.
  • Wildlife cameras and Binoculars – ‘Dolphin cam’ and ‘river cam’.
  • Kids’ area – colouring table, giant jigsaws and more!
  • Sightings board – collect data used in conservation efforts.
  • Gift shop and café

Visit WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre for more information and to plan your visit.



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