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Narin Beach

Narin, Moray

The beach at Narin (Tramore Strand) extends north from the rocky shore at Narin village out towards the island of Inishkeel. and then continues north-east to Carrickfadda.


Toilet facilities
The village of Narin has a couple of restaurants
Accommodation and shops



Nature and Wildlife

Narin beach is backed by an extensive sand dune system with a well-defined Primary discharge dune ridge. Habitats include machair and marshy grassland. the area's renowned for bird life.

Water Quality

Not Tested




Dogs must be on a leash and droppings removed.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Tourist Information


Nearest town: Narin
County: Moray
Latitude/Longitude: 57.6085, -3.75732
Postcode: IV36 2TE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Narin beach is located beside Narin village off the R261. and well signposted.

Nearest Railway Stations

Nairn (Approx. 5 miles away)
Forres (Approx. 5 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking available.

Nearby Car Parks

Dyke, Dyke (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Playing Field, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
Harbour Street, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
Watsons Place, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4.3 miles away
Cumming Street, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Library, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Falconers Lane, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
Fairlie Lane, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
King Street, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
Nairn Station, Nairn (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Narin