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Tayto Castle Tours

Tayto (N.I) Ltd, Tandragee BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3884 0249
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Tayto factory tour

Great tour and excellent value for money.. tour guide Lynor deserves a mention she was fantastic... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Janice B
via mobile
Amazing experience for £7.50!!

We went today to the factory tour and it was so so good. Our tour guide was so chatty and friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Stephanie F
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Set deep in the heart of the Ulster countryside is Tayto Castle where Tayto have been making some of the world’s best loved crisps and snacks since 1956. The Tayto Castle tour allows you to experience the magic of Tayto, see firsthand how our famous crisps and snacks are made and even meet our brand mascot, Mr Tayto.
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Tayto (N.I) Ltd, Tandragee BT62 2AB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great tour and excellent value for money.. tour guide Lynor deserves a mention she was fantastic and nothing at all was a bother

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We went today to the factory tour and it was so so good. Our tour guide was so chatty and friendly and we also had custosy of the crisp bowl while walking around, so we were stuffed. Nevermind the free 18 packets we got when...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

I really couldn't recommend this tour enough.. It costs only £7.50 and is worth every penny.. I've done it lots and lots of times and almost feel like part of the Tayto family! Today's tour was with the lovely Jennifer who was as informative as...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Today I brought my 5yr old daughter and my parents to Tayto Castle, best time we had all Easter. Our tour guide Lynore was so lovely with my daughter and explained everything at her level. Got loads of free crisps to taste along the way...More

Thank orlagh2017
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing day at the factory, including a surprise visit from Mr Tayto himself!!! Our tour guide Jill was so lovely. Both funny and friendly and made the time we spent at the castle really enjoyable. We didn't want it to end!! We did...More

Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable tour. Very interesting to see the production process about my favourite crisps. Well worth the admission price!

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

My partner and I booked a Tayto castle tour for today. We had never heard of the crisps before getting off the airport at City, Belfast. What a really interesting, informative, fun and filling tour. We joined a family of 4 children ranging in age...More

Thank Glynis P
Reviewed 16 March 2017

All of our Year 10 pupils visited Tayto in February split over 3 educational tours. The guides were extremely knowledgeable about the workings of the factory and tailored the content to meet the needs of our curricular theme- The Factory as a System. The Tayto...More

Thank mmcmurray182
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Each time I go I learn something different and fascinating. Thank you Jennifer, Lynore and Jill. These ladies make it seem that you are the first they've ever taken around. Their dialogue is fresh, witty and always appropriately geared to their audience. Best tip I...More

Thank ElizAM62
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Spent a very interesting hour being shown around the factory and having a very lovely and lively commentary from Jill, our fantastic tour guide. She put us through our dance moves and tested our memories with facts about the famous TAYTO crisps! Plenty of free...More

Thank Ocoee255
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umm_salam
Regarding the protective clothing, what is it exactly?
2 August 2016|
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Response from Sizzles42 | Reviewed this property |
They give you like a shower cap to wear to cover your hair - gave us all a good laugh! Also a sort of coverup apron type of thing.
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groovylucy
Is there cafe nearby?
28 August 2015|
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Response from Marion F | Reviewed this property |
There are cafes local to Tayto factory but we visited Ballydougan Pottery at Gilford about 6 miles from factory and would highly recommend a visit!! Coffee,Teas scones cakes etc and beautiful shop to browse around.
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Lesley M
Is there a train station near to the factory? Coming from London what's the best place to stay to visit the attraction?😃
28 March 2015|
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Response from FatherTed1_7 | Reviewed this property |
Tandragee is a large village so there should be B&B's available. Nearest rail station is in Portadown, approx 6 miles from Tandragee. Best wishes!
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