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Highland Park Distillery

Holm Rd | Kirkwall, Orkney Islands KW15 1SU, Kirkwall, Scotland
+44 1856 874619
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Fascinating look around the place they make ' The Best Spirit in the World ' . Interesting tour and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
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We have visited several distilleries - both in the US and the UK, and the tour at Highland Park... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Reno, Nevada
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Home of "The Best Spirit in the World"
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“tasting room” (11 reviews)
“malting floor” (10 reviews)
“great tour” (25 reviews)
Holm Rd | Kirkwall, Orkney Islands KW15 1SU, Kirkwall, Scotland
+44 1856 874619
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fascinating look around the place they make ' The Best Spirit in the World ' . Interesting tour and of course the tasting at the end is a nice bonus.

Thank Revatron
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have visited several distilleries - both in the US and the UK, and the tour at Highland Park rates as one of our favorites. They are one of the few who still do malting, and it was a highlight of the tour to see...More

Thank KDRaknm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to many distilleries, but the tour at Highland Park cannot be topped. Our tourguide was knowledgeable and funny, they have great whiskies, all in all a perfect tour.

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh Highland Park, you have great whisky and what looks to be a really interesting facility, but you do a massive disservice to visitors (and customers) by not providing tasting options outside of your scheduled tours. With tours ranging from 20 - 100 GBP per...More

Thank CanuckV
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to three distilleries on our trip to Scotland. Highland Park was the best. They put on a top notch tour with small groups and are very interactive. Highly, highly recommend. We did book before we left on our trip and that was a...More

Thank Patty103_103
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the tour as this is one of the few that still use a malt floor and their kiln in the process. This was worth seeing. Our tour guide was a little green, but the staff in the shop made up for it...More

Thank dang20152015
Pat R, General Manager at Highland Park Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We really appreciate this kind of feedback from our visitors. Would you be able to tell me who the tour guide was as it sounds as though he/she could do with a bit more training. You will appreciate that it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting tour indeed. I just think there should be two or three shuttles a day to Kirkwall. And half the price of tasting should be taken off the price from two bottles onwards. Lots of wineries around the world simply wave the tasting fee if...More

Thank Oliv R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stopped by Highland Park with a group of 10 whisky enthusiasts and took part in the Magnus Eunson Tour. This tour is top of class and includes all aspects of production including the rarely seen at distilleries malt floor and kiln. The tour...More

Thank Seafoodtraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One hour tour starting with 7 min film then an informative tour round parts of the distillery, the malting floor, the Kiln, whisky stills etc and you get a good history of the distillery and some good smells of spanish oak and american oak barrells...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friends booked us on a tour which was for an hour. Knew nothing about Whiskey and had never tasted it. The tour by James was just so informative. Finished with him teaching us how to taste some Highland Park Whiskeys. I loved them. Am a...More

Thank David E
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Cost per adult
29 April 2017|
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Response from Pat R | Property representative |
The cost per adult on a basic tour is £10