This is the ultimate Coastal Scotland Tour! We work our way from the southwest corner in Campbeltown and head all the way up the West Coast to the Orkney Islands. Along the way, we visit some of the best distilleries in Scotland.
Glen Scotia, Springbank, Oban, Tobermory, Talisker, Old Pulteney, Scapa and Highland Park are just some of the stops along the way.
Not only are we visiting some of the best distilleries in Scotland, but these distilleries will take us to some of the most beautiful parts of Scotland. This will be a beautiful trip along the coast, stopping to take in the majestic beauty found on these remote islands and locations.
We include a nice balance of whisky, history and culture on our Scotland journeys. And some great, fresh seafood along the way!!
Charles Grabitzky has been taking groups to Scotland, Ireland, Japan and Kentucky on whisky tours for many years. “This tour has it all. Great whisky, incredible scenery and fresh food. It’s hard to beat this itinerary. And you don’t have to totally be into whisky to enjoy this adventure.”
If you have never been to Scotland on a whisky tour, this is the best time to start.
Friday, July 31 – Arrive in Campbeltown for a 2-night stay. Afternoon tour and warehouse experience at Glen Scotia.
Saturday, August 1 – Relaxing morning. Afternoon tour of Springbank followed by a Cadenhead’s warehouse tasting.
Sunday, August 2 – We drive up to Oban for one night. Afternoon tour of the Oban Distillery.
Monday, August 3 – After breakfast at the hotel, we ferry to the island of Mull which we explore during the day. Afternoon tour of the Tobermory Distillery. One night at Tobermory.
Tuesday, August 4 – We ferry back to the mainland and visit the Ardnamurchan and Torabhaig distilleries. We drive to the Isle of Skye where we stay for two nights.
Wednesday, August 5 – Morning at leisure to explore the Isle of Skye. Afternoon premium tour of the Talisker Distillery. (B)
Thursday, August 6 – We leave the Isle of Skye and head north. Stops at Old Pulteney and Wolfburn before the ferry to the Orkney Islands where we stay in Kirkwall for two nights.
Friday, August 7 – Morning visit to Scapa followed by an afternoon premium tour of Highland Park.
Saturday, August 8 – We ferry back to the mainland and make our way down to Inverness for one night.
Sunday, August 9 – From Inverness, we head back to Edinburgh for our flight back.
Please note, this itinerary is subject to change based on availability and distillery visit times.
- Highland Park
- Glen Scotia
- And many others
- Historical sights and castles
- Nature walks
- Special Tastings
- Other cultural sights
- 9-night stay in Scotland
- Transportation within Scotland
- Distillery Tours and Tastings
- Cultural visits
- 9 breakfasts (hotel)
- Transportation to or from Scotland (air) before/after tour
- Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
- Alcoholic drinks during included meals, unless noted
- Tips to driver
We select the best hotels for the group within Scotland with walking access to restaurants and all local attractions.
$2695 USD Per Person
A deposit of $495 is due to secure a place on the trip. Reservations are taken on a first-come / first-serve basis. Limited spaces available on this trip and it will fill up due to popularity of these distilleries.
Single supplement is $900 (if you require your own room). Otherwise, we will pair you up with other guests.
Final payment is due 60 days prior to the start of the tour. Please contact us for a Reservation Form if you are interested in joining us on the tour.