Edinburgh: The Scotch Whisky Experience Tour and Tasting

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Enjoy a guided tour and tasting in one of the world's largest collections of Scotch whisky. Discover the art of blending and the secrets of single malt whisky across our 5 whisky-producing regions.


  • Learn about the origins, art of whisky making & maturation of Scotch whisky.
  • Discover the contrasting aromas of Scotland’s five whisky-producing regions.
  • Enjoy a tutored dram, as you explore our world-famous Scotch whisky collection.
  • This immersive whisky experience is interactive, informal, educational & fun.


We’re the only visitor attraction in the WORLD to take guests on a grand tour of Scotland’s five whisky producing regions, telling the whole story of Scotch whisky! With us, you’ll discover each region’s unique aromas and flavours, from the floral and fruity malts of Speyside, to the smoky and peaty whiskies of Islay. During your guided tour, you'll explore the glass & marble vault of our amazing Scotch whisky collection - one of the world’s largest collections, with almost 3,500 individual bottles. You begin your tour by learning about the production and maturation process of single malt Scotch whisky, before enjoying a sensory journey across Scotland, and introduction to the five Scotch whisky-producing regions. Next, you'll discover the art of blending, in our Blenders' Sample Room, learning the secrets of how the world-famous blends are created, before enjoying the chance to explore 'one of the seven wonders of the Scotch whisky world' - the glass & marble vault of our world-famous Scotch whisky collection. When you select the Gold Tour option, after enjoying a fully guided Silver Tour, you'll compare and contrast four regional single malts, while relaxing in the McIntyre Gallery. Assisted by experienced guides, and provided with tasting notes, you'll be able to sip like a true connoisseur.


Guided tour Scotch whisky tasting or soft drink option Gift of a crystal tasting glass for visitors over 18 years of age Tasting tray of 4 additional single malt Scotch whiskies (if Gold Tour option is selected)

Important Information

  • Scotland has a 'Challenge 25' policy, so you must bring official photo ID to prove that you are over 18 years of age to be allowed to taste whisky.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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