Great tour, worth the trip
Your visit begins with a unique exhibition on the original malting floors, home to the renowned model distillery. You will then be met with your guide and led through the distillery production area, learning how they make their ‘water of life’.
To finish your tour you are welcomed into the bar for a dram or two of the finished product. Glenkinchie Distillery is the nearest malt whisky distillery to Edinburgh. Most of the production areas are accessible by wheelchair, but the Mash Tuns can only be reached by a staircase.
Take the direct luxury shuttle service from Edinburgh City Centre which operates twice a day, 7 days a week with pick-ups at 10am and 1.30pm. Book your seats for £14 per person on 01875 342 012 (attraction entry included with your City Pass).
Pencaitland, Tranent EH34 5ET
Open daily from 10am- 5pm (closes at 4pm over the winter) November tours are at 10,15am, 10.45am, 2.15pm and 3.15pm.
Shuttle bus seats may be available on the day, make sure you’re at the departure point 10mins before to check with the driver (always best to call in advance). Due to ongoing renovation work the Distillery Tour is not suited to thise with mobility issues during November.