Islay Whisky Tour

Ardeg Whisky Distillery on Islay
Ardeg Whisky Distillery

The isle of Islay is only approximately 25 miles long but hosts nine distilleries. Besides the exquisite booze the isle is also a natural beauty spot and even offers golf course for those who require whisky & golf.

As we operate from St Andrews we would suggest a 4 day tour. However, we can collect you pretty much anywhere in Scotland.

Day 1

9 am pick up St Andrews

10.30 am Stirling Castle

1pm Luss Lunch

3pm Kennacraig to Port Askaig

6 pm arrive at B&B

7.30 pm Dinner

Day 2

9 am Leave Port Askaig

9.15 am Ardnahoe

10 am Coal Ila

11 am Bunnahabhain

1 pm Bruichladdich (Lunch!)

4 pm Kilchoman

7 pm Arrival B&B Bridgend

Ardnahoe Whisky Distillery
Ardnahoe Whisky Distillery
Coal Ila Whisky Distillery
Coal Ila Whisky Distillery, Bespoke Whisky Tours, Starfish Travel
Bunnahabhain Whisky Distillery
Bunnahabhain Whisky Distillery on Islay
Bunnahabhain Whisky Distillery
Islay’s Bunnahabhain Whisky Distillery
Bruichladdich Whisky Distillery
Bruichladdich Whisky Distillery, Islay, Bespoke Scotland Tours, Starfish Travel
Kilchoman Whisky Distillery, Islay
Kilchoman Whisky Distillery, Islay

Day 3

9 am Leave Bridgend B&B

9.30 am Bowmore

11 am Ardbeg & lunch

2 pm Lagavulin

4.30 pm Laphroig

7 pm Port Ellen to sail or stay till next morning

Bowmore whisky Distillery, Islay
Bowmore whisky Distillery, Islay, Whisky Tours, Starfish Travel
Ardbeg  Whisky Distillery
Ardbeg Whisky Distillery, Islay, Whisky Tours, Starfish Travel
Lagavulin Whisky Distillery
Lagavulin Whisky Distillery
Lagavulin Whisky Distillery, Bespoke whisky tours, Starfish Travel
Laphroig Whisky Distillery, Islay

Day 4

10 am Leave Kennacraig

11 am Inveraray Castle

1.30 pm Lunch Killin

6pm Arrival St Andrews

Other attractions

Maybe nine distilleries in two days is too much to cope? Feel free to speak to us about your wishes and preferences and we will create your individual bespoke tour. Here are some more things to do on the way to and from Islay and on Islay itself

Stirling Castle

Luss Falls of Dochart Killin Inn Colquhoun’s restaurant