Scotch Whisky Experience

LOCATION

EDINBURGH, EDINBURGH

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Take a barrel ride and become part of the whisky making process. Experience the varying aromas of various regional whiskies - fruity, sweet or smoky flavours. The experts will help with selecting the prefect dram. Enter the world's largest collection of Scotch whiskies and enjoy a special tutored nosing and tasting of a dram. Whisky bar with over 400 single malts, blends, Scotch whisky, liqueurs and cocktails.

Scotch Whisky Experience
354 Castlehill, The Royal Mile, EDINBURGH, EH1 2NE

Features

Facilities
  • Parking nearby
  • Cafe
Accessibility
  • Fully accessible
  • Facilities: Please see website for Access Guide
  • Accessible toilets
Opening times
  • Open all year
  • Opening Times: Open for tours daily Jan-Mar & Sep-Dec, 10-5; Apr-Jul, 10-6; Aug, Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat 10-5.40, Sun 10-6. Amber Coffee Shop open daily from 10. Amber Restaurant open daily from 12. Shop open 10-7. Closed 25 Dec

About The area

Discover Edinburgh

Edinburgh is one of Britain’s most spectacular cities and both Old and New Towns have UNESCO World Heritage status. At its heart, the Old Town is a treasury of architecture stretching back to medieval times with its labyrinth of narrow lanes (‘wynds’ or ‘closes’). While the New Town's splendid district of squares, crescents and gardens are surrounded by impressive Georgian town houses.

It isn’t just a magnificent, bustling city, it’s surrounded by countryside – offering visitors the best of both worlds. Dominated by hills and the sea, with the rolling Pentland Hills to the south and the broad expanse of the Firth of Forth estuary to the north, it benefits from a rugged and varied landscape. So much so, the city has its own miniature mountain, Arthur’s Seat, which looms over the Old Town and the Palace of Holyroodhouse, dwarfing even Castle Rock and its crowning fortress, Edinburgh Castle.

A couple of miles east, Portobello is Edinburgh’s seaside area, with a long stretch of golden sand that attracts droves of city dwellers on sunny summer days. 

 

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