Whisky is the most typical product in Scotland and as such, you will find it in almost any place you visit during your stay in Edinburgh. Now, if you want to taste the very best and learn all of its secrets, you must leave behind the typical tourist circuits and travel guides.
In this Whisky Tour through Edinburgh’s Old and New Towns, you will taste some of the best Scotch Whiskies out there, accompanied by a specialized guide that will share with you all the secrets about the elaboration process and how to properly taste this traditional drink.
The tour starts on the Royal Mile, and will begin visiting one of the more respected whisky merchants of the world, with a large number of international recognitions.
After our first stop, you will then head to one of the coolest pubs in Edinburgh located in a beautiful Victorian building. You will try an excellent Campbeltown Whisky, one of the rarest you can find (even in Scotland) and will surely surprise you.
You will continue your visit and head into a hidden and mysterious pub, where you will taste a typical Speyside whisky, the most important region in Scotland, with curious notes of vanilla, honey, cinnamon and caramel, a very interesting mix.
Finally, you will finish the tour with a visit to one of the most important institutions of Edinburgh dedicated to whisky. This building houses a collection of more than 400 varieties, and you will have the opportunity to taste one of Islay's very best.