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“AWESOME tour for whiskey lovers!”
31 Aug 2019
“World Class Tour of Dublin”
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Fully escorted whiskey trails and distillery tours, Ireland. At the heart of our tours is whiskey (and in some cases, Irish gin and vodka!) but there's lots of essential Ireland along the way.
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JCI Ltd, 240 Seapark, Malahide, | Co. Dublin, Dublin K36 P089, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a custom tour with John and it was AWESOME! He did a great job of adapting to what we enjoyed, sharing interesting tidbits along the way, and pointing us in the right direction of great local treasures. He went above and beyond in...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank EandCD
Reviewed 31 August 2019

We really enjoyed our time with John driving/walking through Dublin. John provided a wealth of local knowledge and was extremely courteous. We will be recommending John to all of our friends and family who come for a visit.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Colin D
Reviewed 25 July 2019

What a splendid way to spend a day. Sit and relax in a car while looking at the fantastic scenery of Ireland with a friendly and perfect guide, John, who knew so much and told us so many interesting things. When arriving at the distilleries...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank barbroe64
whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2019

Hi Barbo, what a great review! Thank you so much. It was fantastic meeting you and your family, I hope all is well and keep in touch! Best wishes, John

Reviewed 23 July 2019

A gracious and informed host. Couldn't have been better! John is well-connected, and knows the area and the people. We visited an interesting mix of old and new distilleries. He was an informative and knowledgeable host. Highly recommended.

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Q9538DFsimond
whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2019

Hi Simon, thank you very much indeed for writing a wonderful review. I really enjoyed that trip with you and Tim. Hope you're keeping well, all the best for now. John.

Reviewed 9 May 2019

John was great and doing this with a group of 4 made it easy to share and get around. John's explanations of what was going to happen at each venue and his prompting of the guides to answer questions raised during our chats in the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank pdwalkerjr
whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2019

Hi Paul, thanks very much for writing a lovely review ! Hope you're having a great time on the seas :). Enjoy the rest of your travels and thanks again. Best wishes, John

Reviewed 8 May 2019 via mobile

We just spent the most wonderful afternoon with John Callely driving us around Dublin to learn about and enjoy Irish whiskey. First stop was the whiskey museum where we learned about the history of whiskey in Ireland and tried a few small batch whiskeys. Then...More

Thank kirday
whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2019

Hi Kirstin! Thanks very much for your wonderful review! The guys and girls you meet on the trails are just wonderful whiskey ambassadors, it's the people experience that our guests enjoy most! Have a great trip west and enjoy Scotland (and their whiskies!). All the...More

Reviewed 1 May 2019 via mobile

Me and my dad had an amazing time with John on the tour around Dublin. John gave us 100% service and planned everything perfectly. We will defintely come on a tour again when in Dublin.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ErikH2130
whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2019

Hi Erik, I missed your review when it cam in - I am sorry about that ! Thanks very much for writing a wonderful review. I hope you're well and please give my best to Kjell. Best wishes, John

Reviewed 26 April 2019

I brought a couple of friends on this tour who were visiting from the US and had a few days to spend in Dublin. This was a perfect way to spend an April afternoon around the city, and my visitors got so much more out...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mredlock
whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2019

Hi Mark, thanks so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic detailed review. It was great to have you and your friends on tour and thanks for braving it while on a crutch - hope you're well on the mend! All the...More

Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

We had a great tasting from John. He knows a lot about good Irish Whiskey and tells with great passion and entheusiasm. A true professional who will entertain any group.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alex-ten-Klei
whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Thank you very much Alex - very kind of you! It was great fun, hope you had a great overall trip to Dublin ! All the best, John

Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

As a part of a business trip we had the pleasure to take part and taste some great whiskey! Thank you for a very professional and sharp experience. If you are looking to expand your knowledge about whiskey that is the way... Assaf Israel

Date of experience: February 2019
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whiskeyisland, Owner at Whiskey Island - Premium Tours & Tastings, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Thank you Assaf ! Hope you had a good time in Dublin and enjoyed the night on the town after the tasting !

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