Whisky & Beer
Whisky and Beer Tasting Tours Love Whisky? These tours are a given. Tried whisky and you’re not so sure? Let us surprise you – you may end up being whisky’s new biggest fan. What you can expect from our brewery and distillery tours? Both in the land of whisky in Scotland and Australia’s oldest neighbourhood, our ambassadors have found the best quality tours that celebrate all things whisky and are authentic to the place you’re in too. What type of whisky and beer activities do we offer? Historic Pub Tour of the Rocks, Sydney, Australia This historic pub tour, a passionate local guide will escort you, on foot through Australia’s oldest neighbourhood, The Rocks, visiting five heritage pubs, with dinner and drinks all included. You’ll visit an original convict gaol cell and get behind the scenes access inside the working brewery of Australia’s oldest brew-pub. Then learn how Australia's only military uprising was because of alcohol, and how the outbreak of the bubonic plague affected ‘the taste of a beer'. Soak up the atmosphere of a once forgotten era, rife with corruption, shady characters and organised crime, and discover hidden tunnels used for rum smugglers and shanghaiing unsuspecting sailors! The Whisky Making Adventure, Edinburgh, Scotland With over 100 distilleries in the world famous land of whisky, choosing one can get quite tricky. That’s why our ambassadors have whittled them down and selected the very best one for you. It’s a unique and very different whisky experience – I’m sure you’d expect nothing less. Your day starts with a 6 mile rafting trip from Aberfeldy to Grandtully in stunning Highland Perthshire where you will experience the landscape that contributes to the making of whisky. You will be rafting on some of the water the Dewars Distillery has not used in the whisky making process and you pass by the distillery that you will be spending the afternoon in. After lunch, take a guided tour of Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery to discover how they make the beautifully balanced single malt at the heart of Dewar’s Scotch. Take part in a multi-sensory tutored session to explore the flavour profiles and whisky regions of Scotland. Use your new found knowledge to create your own personalised blend of Experimental Batch using cask strength single malt and grain whisky. Why should you try these activities? For whisky connoisseurs or just the whisky curious – we’ve picked the very best tours to include the finest malts and plenty of fun.