Tour & Tasting Information
The below tour and tasting times are seasonal and will run from Monday 4th November 2019 to Saturday 4th April 2020. From Monday 6th April 2020 we will increase the number of time slots for some of our options. If you plan to visit us on or after 6th April 2020 please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to provide you with the different tour/tasting options.
Please note: all tickets should be collected from the Springbank Distillery Shop located at Well Close, Campbeltown.
KILKERRAN TOUR – £10.00 per person
During this tour you’ll get the chance to visit Glengyle Distillery, the home of Kilkerran Single Malt.
You will explore the history of the distillery before being guided through each stage of the whisky making process to discover what gives our Kilkerran whisky its unique character. The tour will end with a dram of one of our core range whiskies and you’ll also receive a complimentary glass and miniature to take away with you.
Tours available Monday to Saturday at 12pm. Duration is approximately 1 hour.
SPRINGBANK DISTILLERY TOUR – £10.00 per person
On the Springbank Tour, you’ll have the opportunity to journey through our historic distillery, which has been on the same site since 1828.
As the only distillery in Scotland to complete 100% of the process on site, you’ll have the chance to see each and every step of the whisky making process before enjoying a dram of one of our core range whiskies and taking away a glass and miniature to enjoy at home.
Tours available Monday to Saturday at 10am & 2pm. Duration is approximately 1 hour.
TASTE IT – from £15.00 per person
For those who prefer to simply relax and taste our whisky, the Taste It is for you.
We have two different taste it options available to visitors to Campbeltown:
Springbank Taste It – This tasting can be enjoyed by both newcomers to the world of whisky and more experienced whisky enthusiasts looking to revisit the Campbeltown classics. Included will be five core range products from Springbank and Kilkerran with one Cadenhead’s bottling to give participants an insight into everything we have to offer.
Cadenhead’s Taste It – If you’re blessed enough to have tried all the core range distillery products, test your taste buds with six single cask and small batch Cadenhead’s drams. This tasting will take you on a journey across all of Scotland’s whisky producing regions, while trying many of the different styles of whisky bottled by Scotland’s oldest independent bottler.
Please note the Taste It does not include a distillery tour. If you would also like a tour then please select a tour from the options.
Tastings available Monday to Saturday at 11:30am & 3pm. Duration is approximately 45 minutes.
There’s also the option to add a delicious Scottish Platter Lunch for £15 per person. Lunch must be booked at least 48 hours in advance and payment is required upon booking.
Also available from Cadenhead’s Whisky Shop throughout each day are Whisky Flights consisting of 3 specially selected drams and starting from £5 per person – perfect for those with less time or just passing by.
CADENHEAD WAREHOUSE TASTING – £35.00 per person
During our Cadenhead Warehouse Tasting, you’ll have the opportunity to sample a selection of the finest Cadenhead whiskies hand drawn from the cask in one of Springbank’s traditional warehouses. You can also take home a Cadenhead glass with our compliments.
Please note the Cadenhead Warehouse Tasting does not include a distillery tour. If you would also like a tour then please select a tour from the options.
This tasting must be booked in advance.
Tastings available Monday to Saturday at 3pm. Duration is approximately 1 hour.
WEE TOON WALKING & WAREHOUSE TOUR – £85.00 per person
Formally known as the Premier Tour, you’ll enjoy a guided walk through Campbeltown, learning the meaning of the Scottish town’s old title ‘whisky capital of the world’, before discovering the whisky making process from start to finish in our Springbank and Glengyle distilleries.
You’ll be treated to a few whiskies which will be hand drawn from the cask in one of our warehouses and you’ll enjoy a delicious Scottish Platter Lunch in our Tasting Room. You’ll also be given a complimentary glass and visitors miniature from each distillery to enjoy at home while you remember your unique experience.
Please note, minimum number for this tour is 4 and must be booked in advance.
Times vary, please contact us for more information. Duration is approximately 4 hours.
BARLEY TO BOTTLE TOUR – £250.00 per person
Our most in depth tour ever. Experience our whisky making process with our hands on, access all areas tour of Springbank Distillery where members of our knowledgable production team will guide you through each stage of the process, letting you test your skills at various stages.
As a reward for your hard work and concentration, you’ll enjoy a couple of drams drawn straight from the cask in one of our dunnage warehouses.
This short tasting will also hopefully inspire you for what comes next: the chance to create your own personal Springbank. Taking place in our Board Room, during this create your own session you will be supplied with samples of our Single Malt from various different cask types and encouraged to blend them together to create your own perfect recipe. Once you’re happy with your whisky, you will be able to take away one 70cl bottle to enjoy at home or to help you show off your skills to your family and friends.
A Scottish Platter Lunch in our Tasting Room, a glass and a visitors miniature from each distillery are also included.
This tour is subject to our distillery production schedule and may not be possible at all times of the year. Please get in touch with your specific dates and we will let you know the availability.
Please note, minimum number for this tour is 2, maximum number is 8 and must be booked in advance.
Tours available Monday to Friday at 10:30am. Duration is approximately 4-5 hours.