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Eimverk Distillery

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Eimverk Distillery is Icelands' first and only whisky distillery and a perfect destination for whiskey fans and for anyone with an interest in Icelandic Spirits. We are also the only distillery producing spirits from 100% Icelandic barley, we make...more
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Lyngas 13, Reykjavik 210, Iceland
+354 698 9691
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been to a lot of distilleries, and this was one of my favorites! We tasted 3 kinds of whiskey (one of them is bound to suit your tastes) 4 kinds of gin, and Icelandic Schnapps called Brennivin. It was so good I bought 4...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robert P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Be careful if you drive here, you’ll be given lots of tasting options! We had a really great tour, very informal and definitely at the moment one of a kind in Reykjavik/Iceland. I was a bit confused by the comment that they are the only...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Matt B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Honestly expected this to be boring, never been on a distillery tour but I do love whiskey and wanted something different to do aside from Blue Lagoon, Geysers etc. must say I was pleasantly surprised. Paul was the perfect host, he kept the tour interesting,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jack i
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paul was our tour guide, he serves as the marketing manager. We arrived earlier than the others and were offered a Gin and Tonic while we waited, which was absolutely perfectly mixed! First you sample the Young Malts and the Whisky, then have a little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bryngreen
Reviewed 3 November 2018

This is honestly the best distillery tour I've ever done. This tour is extremely intimate and personal, filled with lots of interesting information. The tour is led by Paul who has a great sense of humour, and delivers an honest and informative tour of this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jonny B
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This is one of the best tours we went on when in Iceland. The tour itself was educational, and yet, Paul and his corny jokes did a great job of not having it be boring or bland. He thoroughly described the process of the distilling,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Paull was an extremely gracious host and provided an entertaining and informative experience of how Eimverk got started and how they've grown. You also get to try 9 different drinks (gin & whisky), all of which were superb. I wish the country would allow them...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ejonesy4
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Paul was a great host. Very informative and engaging. Fun group. This was an enjoyable visit and tour after walking around Reyjkavik all day. You can't purchase alcohol here, but you will have plenty of samples. Also you can buy duty-free at Keflavik airport before...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

I went here in the afternoon after arriving from the US early in the morning. It was a good way to finish our first day. The guide was very good and chatty. You get to try 9 different drinks and learn a lot about of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank patrickh951
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Best tour I had in Iceland, paul was a great host. Fun filled tour with jokes, information, knowledge. Definitely worth the money. A must do when traveling.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Joanne M
29 July 2018|
Response from Egill Gauti Þ | Property representative |
Yes, all of our products are available at Keflavík Airport duty free store. :)
23 July 2018|
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Response from Halli T | Property representative |
Hi, During the tour we enter the distillery and a distillery is not a safe place for young children and toddlers, hot surfaces and other risks. However we can arrange private tours in our tasting room where children are... More
Paul L
14 January 2018|
Response from Egill Þ | Property representative |
Hi Paul, Thank you for your inquiry, a taxi from downtown Reykjavík is about 2.000 - 3.000 Icelandic króna (16 - 24€) depending on traffic, the ride is about 15 minutes. For the return taxi we can call you a taxi no... More