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Blair Athol Distillery

Perth Road, Pitlochry PH16 5LY, Scotland
+44 1796 482003
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Nice distillery

A nice distillery to visit. They gave a good explication of the whole whisky-process (with tasting... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Torhout, Belgium
via mobile
Nice and informative tour for non-whisky drinkers

We visited this distillery because of a voucher which came with our holiday, so we had no special... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Roermond, The Netherlands
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Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working Distilleries in Scotland established in 1798. We are open to the public 362 days a year and are the spiritual home of Bell's. We have a range of tours and tastings available and the full list can be found by our website.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Perth Road, Pitlochry PH16 5LY, Scotland
+44 1796 482003
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A nice distillery to visit. They gave a good explication of the whole whisky-process (with tasting after the visit) Nice to do

Thank Mario_Nancy
Reviewed yesterday

We visited this distillery because of a voucher which came with our holiday, so we had no special expectations. There was a fault in the planning in which they did not include us in the schedule of the day, however this was no problem and...More

Thank Spekpony
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Even a confirmed wine drinker like me enjoyed learning about the head, heart and soul of whiskey. Lauren was a delightful and informative guide into the complexities of the distillation and production of this special libation. Highly recommended!

Thank Elizabeth155004
Reviewed 2 days ago

While visiting Scotland, whisky distillery tour is a must even you’re not a whisky drinker. The tour was informative and entertaining. Derrick, our tour guide, has a whimsical sense of humour that kept everyone interested. There was the tasting at the end. Don’t worry if...More

Thank thitsar
Reviewed 3 days ago

This site offers the opportunity to follow the brewing process end to end, I am not the specialist but this is the best whiskey I have tried,

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been working as a tourguide since 5 years visting a lot of Distillerys. But the tour through the Blair Athol Distillery was different. It was joyful and easy to understand for my guests. That because of the profound knowledge of the funny guide...More

1  Thank adrianlindig
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very entertaining and informative tour with Karen. Took us through the whole process of whiskey-making from initial fermentation to double-distillation. Were even taught the right way to drink the produce at the end :-)

Thank Gareth5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Frankly I never expected the guided tour of the distillery would be so informative and interesting and the full credit for the same goes to our tour guide STEWART. There was never a dull moment with him and we had a very enjoyable value for...More

Thank VivekBhat
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our guide Jill met us on arrival and firstly told us of the safety instructions we were to follow once we were inside the distillery. We then visited the different areas in the distillery where she explained in detail the different processes in the whisky...More

Thank Holidaymaker250000
Reviewed 6 days ago

My tour group visited Blair Athol DIstillery last month while touring the UK. The tour was very informative and Helen, our tour guide, was absolutely delightful! She was charming, entertaining, and her sense of humor added so much to the tour. The tasting was enjoyable...More

1  Thank SCHELLY T
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30 March 2017|
Response from jambo1955 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know maintenance is completed.
16 March 2016|
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Response from scottishlady714 | Reviewed this property |
i visited last easter walked from pitlochry took taxi back as raining