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2-hour Whisky Tasting Tour of Edinburgh

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    Stop At: Mercat Cross, Parliament Square, Edinburgh Scotland

    Start your tour at the Mercat Cross and discover the importance of this 8-sided historically significant monument

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Mercat Tours, 28 Blair St, Edinburgh EH1 1QR, UK

    Enjoy a candlelit whisky tasting in our Megget’s cellar, where you’ll get the chance to taste four Scottish whiskies, under the guidance of our whisky specialist – in a kilt, of course!

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: St Giles' Cathedral, High Street Historic Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RE Scotland

    See the stunning architecture of St. Giles Cathedral

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Edinburgh Old Town, Old town, Edinburgh EH1 Scotland

    Experience the nooks and crannies of Edinburgh's closes

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2PB Scotland

    Discover the closes and old stories of Edinburgh's past

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We loved the tour so much. Lauren was fantastic. I was smiling pretty much the whole time. We were thinking of even going to another tour tonight!

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Hannah O
    MercatToursLtd, Manager at Mercat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Hannah, I really appreciate you taking time to get in touch and thank you for your wonderful 5 star review! Make sure to hold onto your ticket so we can welcome you back with your returner's discount. Until then, Kat

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Fair warning I know very little about whisky and actually didn't like it much when I signed up for this tour., Our guide Lydia is so knowledgeable about Edinburgh and took us on a small walking tour of the city before settling in for a...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 736kathrynk
    Reviewed July 8, 2019

    Arwen made it a fun night with her interesting stories and interactions with the visitors. The tour was about the right length

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Kjackson1960
    Reviewed January 28, 2019

    A very enjoyable and entertaining whisky tasting tour ,Nora is an excellent tour guide who kept us entertained with her knowledge of Edinburgh and whisky for the whole of the tour,Highly recomend

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank paul j
    Reviewed November 27, 2018

    We were first taken on a walking tour of several sites of historical relevance and told about the history of whisky making in Edinburgh and Scotland. We were then taken to a cellar for the whisky tasting and to learn about whiskies from the key...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank Vsy4
    MercatToursLtd, Manager at Mercat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

    Thanks for the feedback - glad you enjoyed your whisky tour with us. All the best, Jean

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