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Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies

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Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies

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Overview

The Waverley Pub is one of Edinburgh’s most popular drinking establishments and stocks a huge variety of Scotch whisky. On this tasting tour, sample four single malt whiskies from four different whisky-producing regions of Scotland, uncover the secrets of Scotch whisky-making, and experience the Scottish tradition of storytelling.
  • Authentic Scottish experience: Scotch whisky and traditional storytelling
  • Enjoy a guided tasting of four single malt Scotch whiskies
  • Taste the difference between a highland and lowland whisky
  • Learn about Edinburgh’s whisky scene from a local guide
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Expert guide, whisky enthusiast and storyteller...all in one!
Drink alternatives are available upon request for those who do not drink whisky
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Departure Point

192 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1RW, UK

Departure Point: Tour departs from outside Caffè Nero on the Royal Mile besides the statue of Adam Smith. Just look for our green and white umbrellas that say "Free Tour" on them. Please arrive at least 15min before the tour departs. Address: 192 High Street, EH1 1RF

Departure Time

5:00 PM

Return Details

3-5 St Mary's St, Edinburgh EH1 1TA, UK
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Little Fish Tours
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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What is the policy on sanitization during Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
See all safety measures taken by Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies.
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What is the social distancing policy during Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies?
A:The policies on social distancing are:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies.
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
See all safety measures taken by Whisky and Folklore in Edinburgh Including Four Single Malt Scotch Whiskies.

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  • "Highly recommend this activity while you are in Edinburgh old town!" See review

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star-5
Excellent
Rhonda_L
, Dec 2021
Ali our tour guide was very knowledgable, informative & a good craic . Learned at lot about whiskey and it’s Scottish roots . Tasting was great too with 4 very different tastes .
star-5
Tis the season to be whiskey
Sharrin_J
, Nov 2021
Alaistair is a great host and full of fun and historical stories of whiskey and Scottish history! Really enjoyed this! If you're looking for a walking tour this is not for you as you walk from the meeting point to the pub basically, Slung!
star-5
Informative and funny at the same time
Kerrie_D
, Oct 2021
Had an amazing time. The time literally flew by. Found it so interesting and funny at the same time. Learnt so much about the 4 different whisky’s we tasted. John was brilliant the whole room was totally silent when he told his stores. I Would definitely recommend this tour to my friends and colleagues 5* from me
star-5
Fantastic!!
Conrad_L
, Oct 2021
A lively and entertaining evening. Fun and informative. Our host was brilliant. A highly recommended experience.
star-5
Definitely one to do.
Sophie_D
, Sep 2021
Highly recommend this tour, we had an amazing time. The tour guide (Ben) was highly knowledgeable and the folklore was very interesting.
star-4
Enjoyable tour, even for non-whisky lovers
CarlosAlfredo_J
, May 2021
The whisky selection was very good. Different types to discover the range of whisky. The tasting tips were very useful and understandable. We really enjoyed the stories.
star-5
Great Experience
Samir
, May 2021
It was a great experience! Our guide Luca was a great storyteller. He went the extra mile and recommended a great place to eat as well after we had finished
star-5
great experience
Grace_K
, Oct 2020
It was a really exciting time. I got to know more about whiskey and I was able to hear interesting stories as a bonus. A special time that passed without knowing how an hour passed.
star-5
Fine Whisky and historic tales
paul_M
, Sep 2020
Excellent whisky experience and with Ben the guide telling many Scottish stories which made the tour very enjoyable .........highly recommended
star-5
Highly Recommend For All
Alisha_B
, Mar 2020
Wonderful time! Nothing pairs better than good whiskey and a good story. Alistair’s extensive research of all things Scottish whiskey, combined with his passion and knowledge of historic Scottish events, figures, and folklore, offers a tremendous way to spend an evening in Edinburgh - educational, relaxed, and thoroughly enjoyable. Whether you’re new to whiskey, or an experienced drinker, you’ll enjoy Alistair’s distinct and delicious recommendations. I recommend extending the night with another glass downstairs at the pub with the lovely people you meet along the tour.

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