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The Platinum Tour

A whisky lover's dream

Booking is open from Monday 17 May onwards. You can reschedule if Covid restrictions prevent you attending or we are unable to open.

A whisky lover's dream: an early evening tour, with an extended viewing of The World's Largest Collection of Scotch Whisky. After their tour visitors will be sent a link to a guided nosing and tasting of single malt whiskies and a blended whisky to enjoy at home at their leisure.

This tour includes:

  • Whisky barrel ride through the production of Scotch whisky
  • Introduction to the aromas in whisky
  • Extended viewing of the World's Largest Collection of Scotch Whisky
  • Tutored nosing and tasting of 4 specially selected contrasting regional single malts and 1 deluxe blended Scotch whisky.
  • Boxed crystal whisky tasting glass
  • Complimentary gift
  • Please note that this tour is available in English only
  • Please note that this tour is strictly for those aged 18 years and over

Essential companions are admitted free of charge, however if they wish to participate fully in the tour (whisky tasting, receive gifts etc), then they will be charged at full-price. 

Please note pre-booking is recommended. 

Book here now, to enjoy a Taste of Scotland Experience along with your Platinum Tour.

Due to current restrictions, why not book one of our virtual whisky tasting events? Full details here

Gift tickets:

- 1 adult Advance sale Platinum tour ticket (valid for one year), please buy here
- Gift Pack - 2 adult Platinum tour tickets (valid for one year), one 5cl Scotch Whisky Experience blended miniature in gift packaging, please buy here

Virtual whisky tasting experiences - why not buy a gift of a virtual whisky tasting experience? We can bring our amazing tasting experience to you! Guests will be guided through a virtual (online), tutored tasting by one of our whisky experts from our Edinburgh home at The Scotch Whisky Experience, with the backdrop of the world’s largest and most beautiful Scotch whisky collection.  Tasting packs will be delivered in time for the event. (UK only). Choose from our Christmas whisky tasting, or our whisky regions and chocolate tasting. 

Full information on the accessibility of your visit within our building and on our tour can be found here.



Recent Reviews

Platinum Tour a Trip Highlight

Took the Platinum Tour last Friday and it was certainly the best thing I did that day, and perhaps all trip! Normally a bourbon drinker, I learned so much about the process of making scotch, as well as how to actually appreciate a dram.

Great tour

One of our group specifically asked to visit the Scotch Whisky Experience as part of our visit to Edinburgh. The rest of us were a bit skeptical, but we went along. WOW!

We ended up doing the Platinum tour. The tasting was led by a very knowledgeable guide in a manner similar to wine tasting. You observe the colour, spend some time on the aromas and then taste. The samples varied widely which made it very interesting - we had a blast!

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Taste of Scotland
Why not upgrade your Platinum tour to include our Scottish dining experience afterwards?