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Ultimate whisky experience from Edinburgh

Availability: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Duration: 9 hours, 45 minutes
Language: English, Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover all the secrets about whisky and its making process
  • Visit the distilleries Dewar's and Deanston
  • View stunning scenery across Loch Lubnaig
  • Explore the Scottish wilderness in one day with expert local guides
What to expect

Leaving Edimburgh the tour begins with a journey north to Kinross and to Dewar's Aberfeldy Distillery for the first whisky themed stop of the day. Dewar's world-renowned crafted highland single malt Aberfeldy whisky has been produced at Aberfeldy Distillery since 1898. You will spend 2 hours here for the optional whisky and chocolate tasting tour; comprising of a full guided tour of the distillery, warehouse and interactive heritage exhibition, and a tasting of Aberfeldy's 12 year old single malt whisky, the premium Dewar's 12 year old blended Scotch and super-premium Dewar's 18 year old blended Scotch, matched with chocolate sourced from a local chocolatier. The tour costs £23 for three whisky samples with paired chocolates.
After a Dewar's Aberfeldy Distillery tour, you will continue to the village of Aberfeldy for lunch. You will spend time here exploring its streets, enjoy the scenery with plenty of time to grab a bite to eat before our whisky tour continues to Loch Lubnaig, and then to Deanston Distillery. Located on the River Teith, Deanston Distillery was a cotton mill for over 180 years and has been distilling whisky using traditional methods since the 1960s. Here is the optional tasting is £13.
The final stop of the day is a short photo break at Doune Castle (famous for its appearances in Outlander, Game of Thrones and Outlaw King) before you return to Edinburgh.

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What's included
  • Knowledgeable driver guide
  • Luxury modern air-conditioned coach
  • Written translations (on request)
What's not included
  • Deanston Distillery: £13
  • Dewar's Whisky and Chocolate tasting: £23
  • Food and drink
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  • Children from 5 to 16 years old
  • Students with a valid ID
  • Senior +60 years
  • Unfortunately, children under the age of 5 are not allowed on this tour
Where

521-523 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PE

Meeting point:

The tour departs from outside the green Ensign Ewart pub, at 521-523 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PE.

What to remember
  • Please be at the departure point 15 minutes prior to departure.
  • Written translations are available in the following languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian and Chinese (Mandarin) and can be requested by sending an email to tours@timberbushtours.com
  • Please bring warm and / or waterproof clothing, and take a sun-block or a hat for sunny days
  • Unfortunately, children under the age of 5 are not allowed on this tour
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When
  • Departure at 8.45am
  • Returns by 6.30pm
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Provider
Timberbush Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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