1. United Kingdom
  2. Scotland
  3. Edinburgh
  4. Edinburgh Old Town

Edinburgh's New Town Whisky Tour

Product ID: 109930
Discover Scotland's national drink in the heart of its historic capital city, with this expert-led whisky tour.
About this activity
Duration: 2.5 hours
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Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Taste 4 premium single malt Scotch whiskies
  • Learn curious and quirky facts about whisky
  • Go on a walking tour to 4 of the best whisky venues in the city
Full description
Join a whisky tour through some of the best and most beloved whisky bars that the Scottish capital has to offer. Learn how to drink whisky as locals do and gain a unique perspective on this famous drink.

Enjoy 4 premium malt whiskies in addition to a unique storytelling experience with your guide: a passionate, local whisky expert. Explore the historic New Town of Edinburgh, learning the tales and travails of its past and the role whisky played in this history.

Reveal curious facts about the drink, identify flavors and different regional styles, understand the types of wood involved in the process and different distillery profiles.
  • 4 premium malt whiskies
  • 2.5-hour whisky and walking tour in Edinburgh
  • Dedicated and experienced guide
What’s Not Included
  • Accommodation pick-up and drop off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Additional food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Children under 18 years

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 11 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    4.6 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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a wondetful activity with a Professional Guide. Sam was a brilliant Guide who knew all about whisky, its origins and the history. We had great time and would recommend this tour for anyone! Worth every penny.

November 23, 2019

Great tour to learn about whiskey and its history. In addition, you will be taken to great whiskey bars that you would normally miss completely. Sam was such a great guide, very friendly and even convertet my girlfriend to somewhow like whiskey :))

September 22, 2019

Well worth the time and money! Cam was very well informed!

we tasted scotch from each region with Cam narrating the entire way. We visited great bars walking through the old and new towns. Great experience. I highly recommend this tour with Cam.

July 26, 2019

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Once Upon a Whisky

Product ID: 109930