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Tickets for The Scotch Whisky Experience: Silver & Gold Tours

A barrel of Scotch fun in the world of whisky

 
Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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Duration: 50 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Audio guide: In 20 languages, including subtitles for 6 European languages
Smartphone tickets accepted

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Overview

Highlights

  • Go on a barrel car ride and learn about Scotch whisky history and production. Afterwards you won't be an expert, but you will be able to talk like one
  • Get a specially designed whisky tasting glass and sample single malts or blended Scotch whiskys
  • See amazing views of the south side of Edinburgh from the McIntyre Gallery

Description

Talk about a barrel of fun! Take a sensory trip into all things whisky, right in the heart of Edinburgh. Learn about Scotch whisky production on a barrel car ride, taste a dram, get a specially designed whisky tasting glass, and visit the World’s Largest Collection of Scotch Whisky!

Scotch whisky production is a mystery no more, thanks to this tour through a replica distillery on Edinburgh's Royal Mile.

A barrel car ride whisks you through the history and production process with your enthusiastic guide, who will help you sniff out the perfect whisky to suit your tastes.

Experience The World’s Largest Collection of Scotch Whisky - there are 3500 individual bottles here, and you'll learn about the aromas and flavours in your chosen dram of single malt or blended Scotch whisky. Your whisky expert will uncover the history, mystery, and romance of Scotland’s best-known export.

After choosing one of 6 different whiskies to sample, you can soak up sensational views over Edinburgh from the McIntyre Gallery – the perfect end to a perfectly Scotch experience.

Ticket

What's included

Audio guide in 20 languages (Silver and Gold)
Crystal whisky tasting glass (Silver and Gold)
A dram of Scotch whisky, Irn-Bru available for under-18s (Silver and Gold)
Souvenir crystal tasting glass (Silver and Gold)
Tasting tray of 4 single malts (Gold only)
One-year membership of the Scotch Whisky Appreciation Society (Gold only)

Amendment policy

  • Changes are not possible for this ticket

Instructions

  • Show your smartphone ticket at the reception of Scotch Whisky Experience
  • Please make sure to be there at least 5 minutes before your chosen timeslot
  • Gold tours run every 20 minutes (10:20-15:00, 1 April - 30 September; 10:20-16:30, 1 October - 31 March)

Venue

Opening hours

Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Monday 10:00 - 17:00

How to get there

The Scotch Whisky Experience
354,Castlehill, EH1 2NE, Edinburgh
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Ratings & reviews

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Mar 7, 2020
Excellent
Excelled
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Mar 7, 2020
Excellent
Super experience :)
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Feb 22, 2020
Average
The inside tour was great but the ride AV didn't work at all so we sat through a dark nearly silent 15 minutes. Super boring.

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