From Edinburgh: Peaks, Paddling & Whisky Adventure

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Pentland Hills Hike, Whisky Tour, and Reservoir Kayaking/ Paddleboarding Adventure. Embark on an unforgettable journey through the scenic beauty and rich heritage of Scotland countryside.


  • Unlike traditional day tours, minimal time spent on the minibus
  • Enjoy the calm waters of the reservoir - choose from a kayak or SUP paddleboard
  • Hike in the Pentland Hills - Breathtaking views, picturesque scenery
  • Guided tour of the distillery and whisky-making process,
  • Small tour group - 8 people maximum


Embark on an unforgettable journey through the scenic beauty and rich heritage of Scotland countryside. This adventure seamlessly blends invigorating outdoor activities with the indulgence of Scotland’s finest whisky. Begin with a hike in the majestic Pentland Hills, followed by a fascinating tour of the Glenkinchie Distillery, and cap off your day with an exhilarating kayaking/ paddleboarding experience on the serene Gladhouse Reservoir. Start your day with a refreshing hike through the Pentland Hills, a range of hills just southwest of Edinburgh. Known for their rolling landscapes and panoramic views, the Pentlands offer a tranquil escape into nature. After the hike, immerse yourself in the world of Scottish whisky at the Glenkinchie Distillery. Located in the peaceful East Lothian countryside, Glenkinchie is renowned for its light, floral single malt whisky. Conclude your adventure on Gladhouse Reservoir, the largest body of freshwater in Midlothian. Choose from a kayak, paddleboard, and canoe. This serene location is perfect for both beginners and experienced paddlers.


Transportation by air-conditioned minibus Guided Hike Distillery tour and tasting ticket Paddle instructor Equipment rental Water - bring your own re-usable water bottle

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