Plan your visit

We are open 7 days a week, 364 days a year

Welcome to our 'plan your visit' section, where you will find our latest opening times, and information to help you find us. Should you require further information, don't hesitate to contact us on info@ScotchWhiskyExperience.co.uk .

For information on the accessibility of our facilities, please visit our Accessibility page.

The Gold Tour

Opening Times

Duration: 1.5 hours
Jan - March: 10am - 5pm
April - July: 10am - 6pm
August: Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm
August: Saturday - 10am - 5:40pm
August: Sunday - 10am - 6pm
Sept - Dec: 10am - 5pm

Prices

Adult:
£26.00
Concession:
£23.75

Morning Masterclass

Opening Times

Duration: 1.5 hours
Once a day at 10am - pre-booking essential

Prices

Adult:
£40.00

The Platinum Tour

Opening Times

Duration: 1.5 hours
Daily early evening. Click 'buy tickets' to check time slots.

Prices

Adult:
£36.50

The Taste of Scotland

Opening Times

Duration:
1.5 hours tour experience
1.5 hours suggested dining time
Daily early evening.
Unavailable on the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo performance dates during August

Prices

Adult:
£70.00

The Silver Tour

Opening Times

Duration: Approx 50 minutes
Jan - March: 10am - 5pm
April - July: 10am - 6pm
August: Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm
August: Saturday - 10am - 5:40pm
August: Sunday 10am - 6pm
Sept - Dec: 10am - 5pm

Prices

Adult:
£15.00
Concession:
£13.00
Child:
£7.50
Family:
£37.00

Amber: Coffee Shop

Opening times

Daily
Opens: 10.00

Amber Restaurant

Opening times

Sunday - Thursday
Opens: 12.00
Last orders: 19.30

Friday - Saturday
Opens: 12.00
Last orders: 21.00

The Scotch Whisky Shop

Opening times

Opens: 10.00
Closes: 19.00

Location

Where to find us

Getting Here

The Scotch Whisky Experience is located in the Old Town of Edinburgh, beside Edinburgh Castle. You can plan your journey by car or public transport using a journey planning website such as Travel Line Scotland or The AA Route Planner; simply enter your postcode and ours, which is EH1 2NE.

On foot

We are in the heart of Edinburgh city centre and therefore within easy walking distance of the main transport links and central hotels and attractions. 

Train

The nearest railway station is Waverley Station (0.6 miles away).

There are taxi ranks located outside of the railway station at the Market Street exit.

Bus

There are no buses that go directly to the Scotch Whisky Experience however there are many stops in the surrounding area. For information about city bus ticket options see Lothian Buses. Buses 3, 5, 7, 8, 14, 30, 31, 33, 37 and 49 all cross over, and stop on North Bridge; it is then a 0.4 mile walk to the Scotch Whisky Experience.

Tram

Edinburgh Trams offer a tram service from the airport, which stops 0.5 miles from the Scotch Whisky Experience. For information about city tram ticket options see Edinburgh Trams website.

Car

When entering Edinburgh following signs for “city centre” and “attractions”. You can approach from Johnstone Terrace, The Mound leading to Bank Street, George IV Bridge and the Lawnmarket. The High Street and Ramsay Lane are closed to traffic. On street parking is available on Johnston Terrace. You can pay with coins in the meter or by mobile phone.

There is also a multi story car park on Castle Terrace. The postcode for your sat nav is EH1 2EW and it is located 0.4 miles from the main entrance of the Scotch Whisky Experience.