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Galway: Traditional Irish Poitin & Gin Distillery Tour

Product ID: 291190
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Discover the magic behind Ireland’s traditional spirits at the Micil Distillery. Enjoy 2 two tastings. Learn the history of poitin and gin distilling in Galway.
About this activity
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Duration 75 minutes
Starting times 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM, 6:00 PM
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Gain insight into the history of Irish spirits
  • Visit a working distillery
  • Sip fine Irish spirits during 2 tasting of poitín and gin
  • Learn the history of this family-run operation
Full description
Gain up-close insight into the world of micil, poitín and gin on a tasting tour of the Micil Distillery. Learn how these traditional Irish spirits are made and what makes theses products so unique. Hear the history of this family-run operation, from the original founder Micil Mac Chearra in 1848 through to his great-great-great-grandson, Pádraic, our current head distiller.

Experience the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of a working distillery, and hear interesting, funny and daring stories. Taste spirits steeped in heritage during 2 tastings.
  • 2 tastings
  • Private tour (if option chosen)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years

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Meeting point

Micil Distillery (at Oslo Bar) Oslo Bar, 226 Upper Salthill Road, Galway, H91 N9WK, Ireland

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What to bring
  • ID card, copy accepted
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• Participants of the tour must be 18 years of age or older

From US$ 401.31 Per group up to 8

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Connemara Wild Escapes

Product ID: 291190