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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    521 Lawnmarket
    521 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PE, UK
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  • 1
    South Queensferry
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Killin
    Stop: 90 minutes
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  • 4
    Loch Lubnaig
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 5
    Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Doune Castle
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    521 Lawnmarket
    521 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PE, UK
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Important Information
Departure Point
521 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2PE, UK
Duration
10h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Dewar’s Aberfeldy Distillery
  • Entry/Admission - Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 29 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Aleksa Bezbradica wrote a review Oct 2020
Frankfurt, Germany9 contributions7 helpful votes
An educating experience, to say the least...Tourguide Jim was, to put it simply, a true Scot and obvious Whisky enthusiast. The trip was very educational, and I do feel I’m going home feeling just a tiny bit more Scottish...at the very least, now I know at which side the Barley
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Response from Excursion21654348230, Guest Relations Manager at The Ultimate Whisky Experience from Edinburgh
Responded 20 Oct 2020
Hello Thank you for reviewing our Ultimate Whisky Experience from Edinburgh. It sounds like you had a great time and enjoy that bottle of scotch :) We hope to see you again soon! Best Wishes Martin
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Charris111 wrote a review Sep 2020
Bristol, United Kingdom20 contributions49 helpful votes
Fantastic day, Jim our driver and tour guide was brilliant, had so much knowledge and kept us entertained throughout the drive with Scottish facts and stories. The distilleries were great especially Dewars. Would 100% recommend as a day excursion out of Edinburgh!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Excursion21654348230, Guest Relations Manager at The Ultimate Whisky Experience from Edinburgh
Responded 19 Oct 2020
Hello Thank you for reviewing our Ultimate Whisky Experience from Edinburgh. Jim will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed your day - he really is an asset to us with his in-depth knowledge of the whisky industry in Scotland. Thank you for your recommendation and I hope we see you again soon! Best Wishes Martin
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tonysprings wrote a review Aug 2020
hartlepool269 contributions230 helpful votes
This is a brilliant trip which takes in one of my favourite whisky's Dewars.Our driver Gillian is a superb host who is extremely knowledgeable and friendly. She is a very good driver with wonderful stories and also some good music including a bit of Deacon Blue. Every
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from Timberbush T, Manager at The Ultimate Whisky Experience from Edinburgh
Responded 21 Aug 2020
Hi tonysprings, Thanks for the lovely review - it's great to hear you enjoyed your day! I hope you enjoyed all the tasty whiskies too! I'll pass on your kind comments to Gillian! All the best, Amy
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Craig T wrote a review Mar 2020
9 contributions20 helpful votes
Had a local guide. Martin as the driver. Excellent tour. Saw more of Scot land an the surrounding area. Then on the day tour. The whisky tasting was ok. But still good scenery on the drive.
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Bracha R wrote a review Jan 2020
Rehovot, Israel20 contributions42 helpful votes
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We were just 5 people on the tour , Jim was a great guide who not only entertained us with history and stories he also took the time to show us some of scotland's beautiful scenery- waterfalls, crannog and castles- super fun day. The distillery was of course the highlight and we
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Timberbush T, Manager at The Ultimate Whisky Experience from Edinburgh
Responded 30 Jan 2020
Dear Bracha R, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review for your Driver-Guide Jim and your Ultimate Whisky Experience tour. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with us. I am so pleased to hear that Jim was able to make the tour more special with his expert knowledge, history lessons and extra stops! I am glad he was attentive and caring for everyone on tour. We pride our company on our professional driver-guides! I am so happy we provided you with a nice relaxing tour for your day out of the city! Please do think of us again if you wish to travel more in Scotland, Kind regards, Ophelie
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By: Timberbush Tours Edinburgh - Day Tours
JCTURP
JCTURP
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3 day Highland/Isle of Skye
This review is a bit tardy! We traveled in October of 2019. If I could give Timberbush 10 stars, I would. Timber
EstelleM329
EstelleM329
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Great service
I am from Canada and was scheduled to do this tour in March of 2020, my entire trip was canceled with only a week’s
484teganm
484teganm
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King Dan.... faultless!
Sadly our whiskey tour was canceled the day before and we got moved to the highlands tour with King Dan the followi
Msvanlint
Msvanlint
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Great family full day.
An excellent day out for all the family. We booked the ferry trip and the castle in advance and wish the ferry trip
Jessica_Alice1988
Jessica_Alice1988
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Highlands tour
We did the Loch Ness and Highlands tour with Timberbush in October 2020. We enjoyed the tour a lot. The tour is a
EricaCross
EricaCross
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See as much as possible in 1 day
Yes, you do spend 10 hours on the bus. But it is totally worth it! Our tour guide and driver Alan was a walking enc
jlmwigram
jlmwigram
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Day trip to Loch Lomand, Stirling Castle and The Kelpies
What a fantastic trip we had, I would highly recommend this trip to anybody. Stuart our guide was amazing, always c
ELRP
ELRP
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Amazing trip and best guide
Although 12 hours may seem like a long route, Gary (the guide) made them so pleasant that I could have continued th
666gratiac
666gratiac
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Worth your time and money
We learned a lot from Allan our tour guide of the day about the highlands and the history about the places we visit
DrGerges
DrGerges
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Excellent experience!
I had the Loch Ness trip with Timberbush. It was an amazing experience! Really enjoyed. Highly recommended for anyo
BECMATTManchester
BECMATTManchester
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Fabulous
Fabulous trip, we had a perfect day. Eric was our driver and guide he was so friendly and very informative such a
Angela L
Angela L
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Loch Ness/highlands tour
We had a great day today on this trip. Loads of photo stops and reasonable comfort breaks. Loved the LockNess cruis
Kazpaz
Kazpaz
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Brilliant day out
Brilliant day out..Holy island was amazing..sadly the castle was closed but we'd definitely go back again to see it
AIRBUG91
AIRBUG91
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Beautiful day out
Although it was a long day as the locations are quite far from Edinburgh, we had a great day and saw beautiful scen
segdehp
segdehp
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Great trip
This tour is probably one of the best we have been on. Gary our guide and driver was a mine of knowledge, personabl
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