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Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience

Edinburgh Whisky Tour

3 hours

Edinburgh whisky experience

Drinking holes, distilleries, and a wee dram of single malt Scotch in the “Gateway to Scotch whisky”

  • From 88.09 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 3 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish)

What you'll do

Welcome to the heart of Scotland’s whisky wonderland – now let’s get down to business! You’ll try several single malt whiskies from Scotland’s major whisky-producing regions, and your whisky-loving local host will help you pick up on the different notes, from the subtle flavors of the Lowlands to Islay’s bold and smoky Scotch. Learn a little about the distillation process, then head to a small batch producer to experience Edinburgh’s take on the craft revolution. End your whisky-fueled walking tour at a local pub, and let the drams flow while your host shares the Scottish traditions and witticisms surrounding the traditional tipple. Who would’ve thought you’d end your day as a whisky connoisseur?

Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience
Edinburgh whisky experience

Where you’ll go

In the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland’s aptly named “Gateway to Scotch whisky”, you’ll sample wee drams of the amber-colored liquor that put the city on the map. You’ll follow your local host, a fellow whisky aficionado, down the razor-thin cobblestone alleys cutting through the center of Edinburgh’s iconic Old Town. In this neighborhood that looks like a page from a fairytale, you’ll not only see some of the city’s most famous landmarks but taste the best of Scotland’s national drink. You’ll stroll (or stumble) along the length of the Royal Mile, a historic hub of drinking and dining where single malt liquid gold flows freely, and pick a low-key pub to drink whisky like the locals do: surrounded by music, friends, and the echo of laughter.

    • Learn about (and, more importantly, taste) a selection of Scotch whiskeys in the heart of Edinburgh
    • Stroll through the historic Old Town and hear stories from your host about Scotland’s proud whisky-producing tradition
    • Get a masterclass in the flavor profiles of different whisky-producing regions
    • End your experience at a local pub to see how the locals do after-work drinks
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • Private and personalised experience
    • 3 hours with a host
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • 4 whisky tastings per person
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drinks in addition to those included above
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 14 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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