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Whisky-Tasting Day Trip from Edinburgh

By: Rabbie's
Highlights
  • Visit the Glengoyne Distillery and Deanston Distillery with your guide
  • Panoramic views over the lakes and peaks of the Scottish Lowlands
  • Free time at Loch Lomond in the Trossachs National Park
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Whisky-Tasting Day Trip from Edinburgh
US$ 50 per adult
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Whisky-Tasting Day Trip from Edinburgh
US$ 49.21 per adult
Overview
Scotland’s whisky distilleries are widely considered the best in the world, with a history dating back centuries. On this full-day tour, spin through the Scottish Lowlands by air-conditioned mini-coach with your guide, and sample Scotch whisky at the Glengoyne Distillery and Deanston Distillery. You’ll have time to explore the shores of Loch Lomond in the Trossachs National Park, with round-trip travel from Edinburgh included.
What to Expect
Meet your guide in central Edinburgh in the morning, and take a seat in your air-conditioned mini-coach. Then, spin out of the city into the Scottish Lowlands to begin your full-day tour. Along the way, soak up sweeping views over the Scottish countryside as your guide sheds light on the country’s whisky-making history.

First, stop at the Glengoyne Distillery in Dumgoyne and take a guided tour. Here, see how Scottish whisky is made the traditional way, sample some of the whiskies in production, and learn what makes the Glengoyne Distillery’s whiskies so special.

Continue on through the beautiful Trossachs National Park to Loch Lomond—one of the region’s top natural attractions. You’ll have plenty of time here to admire the dramatic lake and mountain scenery, and stop for lunch (own expense).

Next, visit the Deanston Distillery—nestled on the banks of the Teith River and widely considered Scotland’s most environmentally friendly distillery. During your tour, see how whisky is made the Deanston way and taste two types of single malt Scotch.

When your time at the Deanston Distillery comes to an end, return in comfort to central Edinburgh to conclude your tour.
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Reviews (26)

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Must Visit Place for Scotch Lovers

Beautiful place. Huge distillery with large barrels everywhere.. Simply loved the ambience and Scotch Machineries.

Thank adityab720
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
The Best of Scotland

Another journey together as a family and what a fabulous time it was thanks especially to Stevie and David from the Rabbies group! We spent 8 days exploring the heart of Scotland from Edinburgh to Islay and up to Speyside and the magnificent Cairngorms (and...More

Thank Rosalind W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome whiskey tasting tour with Jodie!

Just dropping a note to say how much we enjoyed our whiskey tour with Jodie! She was hilarious, played awesome music and we learned a ton about Scottish history along the way. Also- completely amazed by her driving and handling those tiny roads! Highly recommend...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Very Scottish activity

Even if you are not a drinker this is a fun activity. You’ll learn all about how whiskey is made and what makes the distinct flavors and smells. They help you learn about the regions and clans with lots of history. They also have the...More

Thank dianetraveling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Will do tour again

Went on the Scotch Whisky and Loch Lomond tour when I was in Edinburgh. The guide/driver was Roger who was great and explained some interesting facts about not only the tour but also some facts about Scottish History and Folklore . We went to the...More

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The one we joined was not private. It was, however, with 8 other people so felt like a ‘private’ one. If you visit the tour operator’s website there is a section about private tours. Best to get in touch with them as they... More
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