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Isle of Jura Distillery

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Craighouse, PA60 7XT, Scotland
+44 1496 820385
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An old dream came true!

In the 70’s I worked for the group the Jura Distillery belonged to at the time and always dreamt of... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Genève, Suisse
Great Day out completed by sampling some lovely whisky

We decided we had to visit Jura as I was given two bottles of Jura for my 70th birthday. One was... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Craighouse, PA60 7XT, Scotland
Craighouse, PA60 7XT, Scotland
+44 1496 820385
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

In the 70’s I worked for the group the Jura Distillery belonged to at the time and always dreamt of visiting the Isle of Jura and its distillery. We had a private tour with Rachael who is very knowledgeable and passionate. The tasting at the...More

1  Thank Tannay53
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We decided we had to visit Jura as I was given two bottles of Jura for my 70th birthday. One was Superstition and the other a rare bottling of Prophecy. We made a day of it taking the ferry at about 10.00am and returning about...More

1  Thank NIRS3
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Rachael was an extremely capable and knowledgeable guide on our tour of Jura's only distillery. We followed the distilling process learning many interesting details along the way. I particularly appreciated the take-away dram given to drivers, something all the distilleries offer on Islay as well....More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Fantastic and extremely knowledgeable guide. I would thoroughly recommend the tour. The history of the building is very interesting.

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Had a great day in Jura we visited the distillery as my husband loves Jura whisky, we done the tour which was great can't remember the name off the women who took us on the tour but she was brilliant and really knew her stuff!...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Our cruise included a tour of the distillery - first a very knowledgeable guide gave us a sit-down introduction with three tasting samples. We then went next door to look at the stills (very impressive). The distillery shop looked inviting - if you wanted to...More

Thank Kay327
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Better than average tour of the plant. We were allowed to see, feel and touch more than we we used to. We got some really good info about Whisky making. Unfortunately Jura is not the Whisky we like best (matter of taste and says more...More

1  Thank Eric C
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent tour given by a very informative guide who answered every question in a very knowledgeable manner. A very scenic location with other visitor attractions on the island. Well worth the ferry crossing from Islay.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Have been to Islay before, but this was first time on Jura, lovely island, great to see lots of red deer. The lady at the distillery was very friendly. My wife and I had very pleasent chat with her. We bought a 21 year old...More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took our two grandsons to the Isle of bute as a day trip, my wife and I have been on Rothesay many times before but have never been round the full island, so we decided to take the kids and our...More

Thank Alan S
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