The New Scotch Whisky Experience Tours

Blenders Ghost Visit the new Scotch Whisky Experience for a sensational journey! This spirited insight into the world of Scotland’s most famous export takes you from its cottage industry beginnings to the global success it is today.

All Whisky tours start with a swirling, bubbling barrel ride through a replica distillery as you become part of the Whisky-making process.

Along the way you’ll hear the stories behind this magical craft. Throughout your interactive tour, our expert guides and Whisky advisors are with you every sip of the way.

Tours finish with a close-up look at the world’s largest collection of Scotch Whisky and the chance to taste Scotch Malt Whisky (or Irn Bru for children).

Find the tour which suits you from the options below or mix and match Silver and Gold for the best blend for your party’s visit.

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VIEW OUR WHISKY TOURS - Click on the tours below to see details and prices.

More detailsThe Silver Tour
Ideal for families and first timers (all day, every day)

This tour includes:
  • Whisky barrel ride through the production of Scotch Whisky
  • Introduction to the aromas in Whisky
  • A dram of Scotch Malt Whisky (Irn Bru for under 18s)
  • World's largest collection of Scotch Whisky
  • Whisky tasting glass to take away (adults and concessions)
  • Discount voucher for our shop
  • Audio guide available (15 languages)
Online Tour Bookings

Daily: First tour 10:20hrs, last tour 17:00hrs (17:30hrs Saturday and Sunday)
(Approximately 1 hour)

Adult £13.50, Concession £10.50, Child (6-17years): £6.75
Family (2 adults and 2 children): £32
10% discount for groups of 15 or more

Advance sale tickets, an ideal gift (valid for 1 year) can be purchased here.

More detailsThe Gold Tour
Get a real taste for Whiskies (all day, every day)

This tour includes all elements of The Silver Tour plus:
  • A tasting tray of four Single Malts with tasting notes
  • Scotch Whisky Appreciation Society membership (one year)
  • Future admission to the silver tour on a 2 for 1 basis
  • Whisky tasting glass to take away (adults and concessions)
  • Discounts in our bar and shop
  • Audio guide available (15 languages)
Online Tour Bookings

Daily: first tour 10:20hrs (12:30hrs Sundays), last tour 17:00hrs
(Approximately 1 hour +)

Adult £23.50, Concession £20

Advance sale tickets, an ideal gift (valid for 1 year) can be purchased here.

More detailsThe Platinum Tour
A Whisky lover's dream (once a day)

This tour includes all elements of The Silver Tour plus:
  • Guided nosing and tasting of two contrasting Single Malt Whiskies
  • Extended viewing of the World's largest collection of Scotch Whisky
  • Taste of an exclusive 21-year-old Scotch Whisky to finish
  • Whisky tasting glass to take away (adults and concessions)
  • Discounts in our bar and shop

Daily at 17:45hrs (1.5 hours)
(Approximately 1 hour +)

Adult and Concession £27.00

Please call 0131 220 0441 during office hours (Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00hrs) to check timings and to book your tour. Advance sale tickets, an ideal gift (valid for 1 year) can be purchased here.

More detailsThe Taste of Scotland
A Scottish blend of Whisky and cuisine (once a day)

This tour includes all elements of the Platinum Tour plus:
  • Three-course Scottish food experience menu in Amber Restaurant
  • Bite-sized Scottish starters, a taster of main dishes and dessert
  • Dram of Whisky with dessert
  • Whisky tasting glass to take away (adults and concessions)

Daily at 17:45hrs (1½ hours) followed by food tasting experience

Adult and Concession £54.00

The Taste of Scotland must be booked in advance on 0131 220 0441 during office hours (Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00hrs). Advance sale tickets, an ideal gift (valid for 1 year) can be purchased here.

More detailsThe Morning Masterclass
Perfect for true Whisky enthusiasts (weekdays at 10am daily - pre-booking essential)

This tour includes:
  • Private viewing of the Diageo Claive Vidiz Scotch Whisky Collection
  • Sensory Perception Test
  • Comparative tastings of one Blended, one Single Grain and two Single Malt Whiskies
  • Nosing of new-make spirit
  • Whisky Shop discount voucher for 70cl bottles or our Tasting Packs
  • Boxed crystal Whisky tasting glass
  • Complimentary gift
  • Tea or coffee and shortbread

Weekdays at 10am - pre-booking essential

Adult and Concession £30.00

The Taste of Scotland must be booked in advance on 0131 220 0441 during office hours (Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00hrs). Advance sale tickets, an ideal gift (valid for 1 year) can be purchased here.

More detailsEducational Tours
Suitable for school children/students (weekdays at 10am - pre-booking essential)

Suitable for school children/students (min 20 people). The tour can be themed to suit your group. One of our senior team will take you through the background to the business and how it has developed and diversified over the years. We will cover our key areas of operation and key markets. Please enquire for any specific content which we will accommodate whenever possible.

Also includes:
  • Whisky barrel ride through the production of Scotch Whisky
  • World's largest collection of Scotch Whisky

Daily Monday to Friday at 10:00hrs (1 hour)

Student £10.50, Adult: £13.00

Please call 0131 220 0441 during office hours (Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00hrs) to book.

Diageo Claive Vidiz Collection

Diageo Claive Vidiz Collection

A once in a lifetime opportunity to enter the world’s largest collection of Scotch Whisky; almost 3,500 individual bottles.

McIntyre Whisky Gallery

McIntyre Whisky Gallery

In the McIntyre Whisky Gallery, learn about the history of Scotch Whisky.

Sense of Scotland

Sense of Scotland

In the Sense of Scotland room, our whisky experts will help you discover the aromas of whiskies and match a Scotch Whisky to your palate.