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Whiskey Tasting Tour of Dublin

  • Learn the history of Irish whiskey as you sample six different types
  • Maximize time spent in Dublin with no worries about picking the right bar
  • Visit historic watering holes including The Palace Bar
Whiskey Tasting Tour of Dublin
From US$56.77
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Whiskey production has a long history in Ireland, and Dublin has its fair share of spots for the drink. Save yourself the hassle of figuring out where to go and hop on this whiskey tasting tour, with six varieties to taste. Follow a whiskey connoisseur and learn the drink’s history while visiting three notable bars. Your tour concludes at a bar that was the home of Dublin’s original whiskey society.

What to Expect

Meet your guide in Dublin city center at Dingle Whiskey Bar where you kick things off with two samples of Irish whiskey. Learn about the history of whiskey and distilleries in Dublin and across Ireland from your guide.

The tour continues at a historic pub, Bowes Lounge, to try two more quality whiskeys. Your guide shares the ins-and-outs of whiskey tasting.

The tour finishes at the Palace Bar, home to Dublin’s original whiskey society, located in Temple Bar, the cultural quarter of Dublin. Sample two final premium whiskeys, selected by your guide.

After the tour, use your central location to explore Dublin independently.

Reviews (30)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great whiskeys and great tour guide

Andrew is a great tour guide and provided us with a lot of interesting facts and great whiskey related stories. The whiskeys we've tasted were all very good and tasty and the guidance of Andrew really helped us improving our tasting experience. We would recommend...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robinv1522
Reviewed 23 October 2018
We learned a lot about Whiskey

We enjoyed our tour a lot with Andrew. He tought us many things about Whiskey and its history. The three pubs we visited were nice and comfy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank theresablubber
AndrewMRooney, Owner at Dublin Whiskey Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, thanks for the nice review. We are always delighted when people leave our tour with a bit more knowledge about Irish whiskey. The pubs get even comfier as the Irish winter sets in. Thanks Andrew

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Great Irish Experience in Dublin

We thoroughly enjoyed our walking, whiskey tour of Dublin. Justine was an excellent guide as we went to three different pubs and sampled at least five different whiskeys. I am a fan of whiskey, but not a connoisseur, so I learned a lot about the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Casey N
DublinWhiskeyTours, Owner at Dublin Whiskey Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hi, and thank you for your honest and informative review. We are delighted you got to enjoy your tasting tour of Dublin with Justine. We are also happy that you left our tour with enough knowledge to pass it on to a local bartender too....More

Reviewed 27 September 2018
A great way to spend an afternoon in Dublin

I really enjoyed the knowledge of our guide and his enthusiasm for Irish whiskey. It was great to go to a couple of different bars all around Dublin and try a wide variety of styles and types of Irish whiskey. Would recommend to anyone visiting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sam D
DublinWhiskeyTours, Owner at Dublin Whiskey Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your nice review. We are happy you got to enjoy tasting our whiskey selection and that you enjoyed our bar selection. We only use the best whiskey bars in the city. We hope you got to enjoy more Irish whiskey back home....More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile
Ellen was great

Not a huge fan of whiskey but went with a hen party. Ellen was great and full of facts would highly recommend even for the non whiskey fans!More

Thank 798kellyf
DublinWhiskeyTours, Owner at Dublin Whiskey Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you for your review and we are happy that you could enjoy your tour with Dublin Whiskey Tours. We have designed the tour for both the novic, expert and even the non-drinker to enjoy. Its a great mix of Irish whiskey, stories, science and...More

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Juan V
30 August 2018|
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Our tour was totally spoken, but the tour guide spoke slowly, repeating and explaining when necessary, and giving every plenty of time to ask questions. This was a great, well rounded overview of Irish whiskey!