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Through the years, a warm welcome has always awaited our peaty pilgrims. So follow in the footsteps of the Ardbeggians of yesteryear and join Jackie and Co to explore our wonderful Distillery and beyond. Simply choose from our range of fascinating tours – unless otherwise stated, it’s advisable to book in advance. Call +44 (0) 1496 302244 or contact us here.

Ardbeg Tour & Tasting

An opportunity to take a tour, taste Ardbeg and learn some of the secrets of the distillery along the way. What makes Ardbeg tick? Have fun with your knowledgeable guide and ask the questions you need answered. Return to the Chairman's Study for a tasting and a dram.

Tour time: 1200 and 1530

Duration: 1 hour

Price: £5 per person

Jan - Mar Monday - Friday
April - Easter Monday - Saturday
Easter - Sept Monday - Sunday
Oct Monday - Saturday
Nov - Dec Monday - Friday

 

Ardbeg Full Range Tour and Tasting

What makes Ardbeg deep, complex and smoky? This is your chance to unearth the mysteries of Ardbeg. Take apart the Ardbeg equation piece by piece and rebuild again in the Chairman’s Study where you get to sip and savour all our Ardbeg whiskies.

Tour time: 1030

Duration: 1.5 hours

Price: £10 per person

Jan - Mar Monday - Friday
April - Easter Monday - Saturday
Easter - Sept Monday - Sunday
Oct Monday - Saturday
Nov - Dec Monday - Friday

 

Ardbeg Across the Decades (with sounds in the Study)

Every distillery has a past. Ardbeg has a wonderfully rich evocative past. This tour will guide you through Ardbeg's decades - piecing together the history of the Ardbeg community and Distillery with beautiful new photographs, stories and tales gathered from those who were there…and some who weren’t. Back in the Study you will share some rare drams from the 70s, 80s, 90s and noughties and listen to some music tailored perfectly to your whisky!

Tour time: 1400

Duration: 2 hours

Price: £35 per person

Apr - Oct Monday - Friday

 

Deconstructing the Dram (with Warehouse 3 tasting)

This is not a tour for the first time visitor. Using all your senses we will take apart the Ardbeg production process and put it back together again. Take the Ardbeg whisky apart dram by dram and play your part in the creation of our unique spirit. Speak to the mashman en route, take a malt sample, take a hydrometer reading and end up in the warehouse for our BIG O – a fun nosing quiz which challenges you to guess what aromas lie within our Ardbeg whiskies.

Tour time: 1400

Duration: 2 hours

Price: £35 per person

April - Oct Monday, Wednesday, Friday