Edinburgh Scotch Whisky Experience Silver Whisky Tour

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Edinburgh
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Tour description

This 50-minute guided tour at 10am daily, ideal for whisky novices and families, is the perfect introduction to the world of whisky. Discover the whisky making process on the bubbling barrel ride through a replica distillery. Explore the five Scotch whisky producing regions and learn how the geography and weather combine to create regional characteristics shaping a single malt whisky's unique flavor. Delve into the history and alchemy of blending, and learn how the art of creating a perfectly balanced blended Scotch whisky came about. Finally, enjoy a guided tasting of your chosen whisky within the world's largest collection of Scotch whisky.The Tour cannot be changed to a different time

Start in late morning in the heart of Edinburgh's world heritage site, right next to Edinburgh Castle. A guided whisky tour plus a nosing and tasting of a Scotch whisky (or soft drink) at the old town's Scotch Whisky Experience. This 10am tour includes: • Whisky barrel ride through a replica distillery discovering the secrets of the production of single malt Scotch whisky • Introduction to the aromas in whisky and the five whisky producing regions  • Your selected dram of Scotch whisky, or Irn Bru for those under 18 years of age • Viewing of the world's largest collection of Scotch whisky • Gift of crystal whisky tasting glass (adults and concessions only) • Audio guide available (20 languages)

What's included

  • Beverages
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional guide and escort/host
  • The Tour is at 10am - cannot be changed to a different time
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What's not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • The Tour is at 10am - cannot be changed to a different time


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Family friendly
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Free drinks included