Hidden Heartlands whiskey trail
History & heritage tours

Hidden Heartlands whiskey trail

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Wednesdays
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 8 hours
Do this because
  • Experience a masterclass in premium whiskey tasting in the heart of the Irish countryside
  • Stop off for lunch at Ireland's oldest pub in the authentic rural town of Athlone
  • Visit the home of one of the biggest Irish whiskeys in the world, Tullamore D.E.W.
What to expect

On this full day whiskey trail, you will be taken on luxury transport from the heart of Dublin into rural Ireland, accompanied by your guide and whiskey expert.

Your first stop will be the Kilbeggan Distillery where you'll enjoy a master class in the tasting of three Irish whiskeys from the Kilbeggan Distillery Range – Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey, Kilbeggan Single Grain and Tyrconnell Single Malt.

Next, you'll visit one of Ireland’s most authentic towns, Athlone and enjoy some free time to explore or grab lunch. Your host will then take you to Ireland's oldest pub Sean’s Bar and you’ll enjoy a tasting of Sean’s Specially Blended & Single Malt Irish Whiskeys.

Another quick transfer by road will have you at the home of Tullamore D.E.W., one of the biggest Irish whiskeys in the world. You'll take the tour at Tullamore with Whiskey Wise Masterclass in the impressive D.E. Williams Branch House. Part-bar-part-grocery, this unique space was inspired by the branch houses of D.E.W., a chain of one-stop shops that thrived across the midlands over 100 years ago! After time for shopping, you'll hit the road for Dublin and be back downtown for 6 pm.

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What's included
  • Guided tour of Kilbeggan Distillery with a master class in whiskey tasting
  • Visit to Sean’s Bar, Athlone with a tasting of Sean’s Specially Blended & Single Malt Irish Whiskeys
  • Tour of the Tullamore D.E.W. with Whiskey Wise Masterclass
  • Full day transportation in executive vehicle with experienced driver/guide
  • Bottled water on board
What's not included
  • Lunch or snacks

119 Grafton Street, Dublin 2, D02 E620, Ireland

Meeting point:

Please meet your tour at James Fox Cigar & Whiskey Shop.

What to remember
  • You will be contacted by the operator prior to your tour- please provide contact details upon completing your booking. If preferred, you may contact the tour operator directly on +353 86 8872792
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  • Please check the calendar to find this tour's availability
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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