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VISIT GLENGOYNE: REPUTED TO BE SCOTLAND’S MOST BEAUTIFUL DISTILLERY
"There can be no better place on earth to sit and take a glass of malt whisky" Richard Grindal, The Spirit of Whisky
Within easy reach from Glasgow, Loch Lomond and Edinburgh, Glengoyne Scotch whisky distillery is open all year round offering the most in-depth range of visits in the industry.
Glengoyne is proud to offer entertaining and in-depth distillery visits including the Master Blender tour where guests create their very own blended whisky.
Please see below for our full programme of tours. The Glengoyne, Wee Tasting and Tasting tours run on the hour and no prior booking is required for groups of 10 or less.
For our more specialised distillery tours (Master Blender and Masterclass) or if there are more than 10 guests we would ask for an advanced booking - please Contact Us to arrange.
New range of Glengoyne Distillery Tours
Glengoyne is now offering a fantastic NEW range of comprehensive Guided Tours that take you behind the scenes at the distillery and give you an amazing insight into the production of Scotch whisky.
Glengoyne Tour £7 per person
Warm your cockles with a dram of Glengoyne 10 year old Highland Single Malt Whisky overlooking our waterfall and glen and view our unique film before being whisked off to discover the secrets of Scotland's slowest whisky distillation at this stunning, quirky wee gem of a place.
We'll end your tour in our well stocked shop, surprisingly enough. (45 minutes)
Wee Tasting Tour £9 per person
Just like above, but with an additional tasting of our award winning Glengoyne 17 year old Highland Single Malt Whisky. Two great drams and an hour of fun. (1 hour)
Tasting Tour £17.50 per person
Get all the fun of the Glengoyne Tour, followed by an in-depth, tutored tasting of Glengoyne 12, 17 and 21 year old Highland Single Malt Whiskies in our sumptuous Club Room.
Relax and linger as we guide you through our family of whisky. (1.5 hours)
Teapot Tipple Tour £25.00 per person
Enjoy a glass of 10 Year Old and all the fun of the Glengoyne Tour, followed by three unique, full strength, un-chill filtered drams, each of which are exclusively available at Glengoyne Distillery only.
Your in-depth, tutored tasting in our sumptuous Club Room will begin with The Teapot Dram - lovingly recreated in memory of the days when all 'our boys' helped themselves to three large drams from the canteen teapot each day – and culminate in two very special single casks, one of which is available for you to bottle straight from the cask, if you so desire. Relax and linger as we guide you through these local rarities. (1.5 hours)
Master Blender Session £40.00 per person
Create your very own blended whisky
We'll dram you with 10 Year Old, let our Distillery inspire you then deposit you in our unique Sample Room to learn the dark art of the Master Blender.
Taste Langs Select blended whisky and award winning Glengoyne 17 year old Single Highland Malt and create your very own blend of whisky which will be bottled in a 100ml sample bottle for you to take home, along with a certificate. This is great fun. (1.5 hours)
The Masterclass £125.00 per person
The most in-depth and comprehensive distillery tour in Scotland.
Unique to Glengoyne, the Master Class offers the most in-depth and comprehensive distillery tour in Scotland. This specialised tour includes a visit to the Glengoyne warehouses which are not normally open to the public and explores the key areas of whisky making in some depth
This experience includes tastings of Glengoyne 12 and 17 year old Highland Single Malt, 3 Glengoyne Single Cask whiskies and 6 sherry samples. Guests will have the opportunity to create their own blend in the whisky Sample Room. A light lunch is provided. At the end of the visit, guests are presented with a 200ml bottle of their created blend, a Master Class certificate and a Glengoyne commemorative book. (5 hours)
A Century of Whisky £150.00 per person
Enthused by a dram of Glengoyne 10 year old, you'll enjoy an in-depth distillery tour followed by a tutored tasting of our company's oldest and rarest whiskies, the breathtaking Glengoyne 40 year old and Isle of Skye 50 year old in their own bespoke crystal 'copita' glasses, which you will take home with you.
Together, these three liquid jewels represent a century of maturation. We'll bring these great drams to life for you, sharing their distillation, maturation and flavour profiles - exposing 100 years of hopes and fears, of wandering legs and golden tears. (2 hours).
Glengoyne Tour accolades:
"THE best whisky tour" - Sunday Times
"Glengoyne leads the pack" - Malt Advocate
Distillery Opening Times
March - November
First Tour: 10am - Last Tour: 4pm
Shop: 10am - 5pm
December - February
First Tour: 10am - Last Tour: 3pm
Shop: 10am - 4pm
Open 7 days
Any questions? You can phone the distillery on Tel. +44 (0)1360 550 254
Location & Opening Times
The distillery is easily accessible from Glasgow, Edinburgh and the central belt of Scotland. With numerous hotels and guesthouses on our doorstep, why not stay a night or two and really get to know the area?
The Slainte Mhath Shop
Located inside the oldest warehouse on site, dating back to 1833, the Slainte Mhath Shop retains the atmosphere and charm of the old days. You can feast your eyes on the 'Whisky Wall,' which includes not just our core range of 10 years old, 12 years old Cask Strength, 17 years old and 21 years old single Highland Malt Scotch Whiskies but also wonderful limited edition Single Casks and Special Vintages. Award winning whiskies sit side by side with glassware and crystal presentation sets, clothing, foods, confectionary and preserves, books and an eclectic range of whisky collectables. Make sure to also visit our Online Whisky Shop
Visit the Glengoyne website