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“Neat Tour” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Bushmills Distillery

Bushmills Distillery
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Giant's Causeway and Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge Day Trip from Dublin
Ranked #3 of 17 things to do in Bushmills
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Owner description: Opened in 1608, this is the oldest licensed distillery in the world and exports its whiskey internationally.
Red Deer, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Neat Tour”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2014

The distillery is a good tourist destination just to say you've been. Tour was very interesting and informative. Free samples are given out if you want to taste of the whiskey.

Visited February 2013
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“True Irish Whiskey”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2013

A visit to this place was part of our itinerary when we went on the Giant's Causeway bus tour. Upon arriving here, you could already take a whiff of the whiskey made here. The tour guide said that occasionally, they give out free taste of the whiskey, but unfortunately, we weren't able to get that free taste, because I think there were so many people visiting this distillery. There is also a pub inside that you can dine in, eat and drink. Aside from whiskeys, there are other souvenir items you can buy, like shot glasses, shirts, key chains, etc.

Visited October 2013
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Henlow, United Kingdom
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“The original site of Whisky”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2013

This distillery dates to 1608 and offers the visitor an insight to true whisky making. If you like whisky then this is the place to go, with generous samples and informative tours. Bushmills is also a tourist place in its own right, placed right on the main Antrim Coast road & next to the Atlantic Ocean.

Visited August 2013
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Wallsend, United Kingdom
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“Excellent tour”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2013

Arrived on a very cold December morning. We were told that the next tour would be in 20 minutes time and would we like a hot toddy while we were waiting. That was an excellent start to a very interesting and informative tour of the distillery. Lots of steps but my partner who has recently undergone a hip replacement operation managed it with little difficulty. The tour ended at the bar where we were able to sample the products. There was a shop where it was possible to purchase the products including a fantastic 12 year old single malt which was only obtainable there and also a very clean and reasonably priced café. Tour takes about 45 minutes.

Visited December 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
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“Great tour!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2013

Stopped off here recently on way to Giants Causeway and it was great, especially the free Hot Toddy on arrival! The tour was very informative and not too long! Tour guide was very good and the gift shop was reasonable too!

Visited December 2013
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