Farm Experiences


Come and Join My Herd for a unique food and farm experience!

Take an exclusive tour around our working farm, meet our native breed, have the chance to photograph them, learn about their history and receive a delicious locally sourced afternoon tea packed lunch which can be enjoyed in our designated picnic area or be taken away to be eaten at your leisure.

Our Afternoon Teas are sourced from Country Flavours of Alford and will include a selection of fresh home baking, sandwiches and sausage rolls (see image) – If you have any dietary requirements please add these to the additional information section on checkout.

Spaces are limited so please book well in advance to guarantee your spot!

Tour duration: 1 Hour + unlimited time to enjoy your Afternoon Tea Picnic at your leisure.

Upon purchasing a ticket for this event you agree to the Food and Farm Terms and Conditions – Please ensure you have read these in full before processing to payment. You also agree to supply contact details for all adults to be processed as part of NHS Track and Trace and are aware you will be refused entry to the premises if you are showing any signs of Covid-19 inclusive, but not limited to, a continuous cough, fever or loss of taste and smell. Social distancing must be maintained at all times, and you must adhere to all health and safety protocol and signage while visiting the farm. Households must not interact with each other. Face coverings must be worn at all times whenever indoors. Per government guidance Under 12’s are not counted towards maximum household ‘bubble’.

PLEASE NOTE: Appropriate footwear and clothing must be worn on the day, our farm is a working farm and weather can be changeable here in Aberdeenshire – please ensure you wear boots/wellies where possible.

GIFT VOUCHER USAGE: Please note if you have an existing Gift Voucher, these were for our standard pre covid tours, which are currently not running – we aim to start these again in July 2021. If you would like to upgrade to our socially distanced Afternoon Tea experiences at the cost of £15pp, please email with your preferred date to request availability and use your voucher.



We offer large group tours and excursions of up to 48 people including several packages where we can supply food, refreshments and local craft beers – please Contact Us to discuss your requirements.


Lochton of Leys Farmhouse,
Banchory, AB31 5QB