Scotch Malt Whisky Distillery Tours
Highland Car Tours specialise in providing bespoke whisky tours throughout the highlands of Scotland, the islands and down to the Malt Whisky Trail in Speyside. We can either devise an intinerary for you or are happy to accommodate your requests. Below are a sample of distilleries in Speydside, the Highlands and Islands that feature a visitor centre and offer tours. Many other distilleries provide private tours on request and this can be arranged on your behalf.
Speyside Scotch Malt Whisky Distillery Tours
Situated in the heart of the Malt Whisky Trail on the outskirts of Dufftown on Speyside, the family owned Glenfiddich Distillery was established in 1886. With many brands and ranges the most famous being the Glenfiddich single malt Scotch whisky. Enjoy a free tour of this distillery to learn about the family, the distillery and it's success. The distillery also has a free dram, restaurant and shop.
The Aberlour Distillery visitor centre has been awarded the maximum five-star status by Scotland’s National Tourism Board. The relaxed and informal tours enable guests to experience the whisky-making process and sample a selection of the finished products in a tutored tasting session. Tours are by appointment
Remotely located high in the hills of Speyside, the new visitor centre has a fascinating hands-on display of The Glenlivet and its history is not to be missed before the guided tour takes in the distillery and the vast bonded warehouse. You can choose a dram of The Glenlivet 12, 18 years old, or Nàdurra. And drop in to the coffee shop for light meals and fine home baking.
Situated in Keith and dating from 1786, much of the buildings have changed little, from the old cobbled courtyard to the distinctive double pagodas, making it one of the most picturesque distilleries in Scotland. On this specialised guided tour, learn about single malt and blended whiskies and how the history of both are entwined, and experience the "Chivas Life" with a superior dram of Chivas Regal 12 year old and Chivas
For fans of Glen Grant malt whisky a tour of this beautiful distillery situated in Rothes in Speyside has a visitor centre which features a guided tour of the distillery and a private tasting if required. There is wide range of scotch malt whiskies in the Glen Grant range on sale in the shop.
Located on the outskirts of the ancient market town of Forres lies Benromach Distillery. From a small and almost lost distillery emerged a single malt with distinctive qualities. Enjoy a personal tour, experience a tutored tasting or wander through the museum, browse our shop or exclusively hand fill your own unique bottle of Benromach Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
Highland Scotch Malt Whisky Distilleries
The Glenmorangie Distillery is north of Inverness on the A9, half a mile from Tain in the Highlands of Scotland. The Glenmorangie Distillery tour gives you unparalleled access to the distillery and warehouses. Enjoy a dram or view their large range in the gift shop
Producing whisky since 1839 the Dalmore Distillery is located on the shore of the Cromarty Firth. Visitors to the distillery receive a rare insight into the skill, expertise and crafting required to produce The Dalmore.
Island Scotch Malt Whisky Distillery Tours
Located on the shore of Loch Harport on the Isle of Skye Talisker distillery was built in 1831 and produces Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Enjoy a tour of the distillery and a taste of the award winning Talisker 10 year old. Afterwards enjoy a browse through the distillery shop. For a good choice of hotels with discount prices, visit Hotels Reservation in Isle of Skye for more information.