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Tomatin Distillery Visitor Centre

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Address: Inverness IV13 7YT, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1463 248144
10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 00:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

We are 4 star visitor attraction: a Highland Distillery Visitor Centre with...

We are 4 star visitor attraction: a Highland Distillery Visitor Centre with a range of tours and award winning whiskies available.

We have a shop in which you can purchase Tomatin merchandise and various expressions of Tomatin, including filling your own bottle from one of our cask strength distillery exclusive whiskies.

The Tomatin Distillery lies just 16 miles south of Inverness and 15 miles north of Aviemore on the A9 - extremely convenient for anyone travelling to or from the Highlands!

We are open 7 days all year round!

November-March 10am-4pm Monday to Saturday

                              12pm-4pm Sunday

April-October 9.30am-5.30pm Monday to Sunday

Please contact us or visit our website for more information or to book your tour.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

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we wre shown around the distillery by a chaperone who knew everything about the making of spirits. very enjoyable experience.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Wirral, United Kingdom
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we wre shown around the distillery by a chaperone who knew everything about the making of spirits. very enjoyable experience.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way from Inverness to Edinburgh and the staff were very friendly and helpful in putting together a tasting for us. They also had chocolates to pair with the scotch, which was surprisingly delicious.

Thank Lady_Bethy
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had never visited a distillery before and were excited about this one! It was a great experience..an informative walking tour of the plant was followed by a description of their whiskies, and a video. The staff was very friendly and answered all questions.

Thank Jaysdoshi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This distillery is on the way for our ride to Inverness. As we were fascinated by the Dalwhinne we thought we shouldn't miss out this one. turned out we were right, the whisky from this distillery are great, We didn't have much time here for the tour but we did tasted their products and found it to be one of... More 

Thank EddieLeungHK
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love my distilleries and Tomatin made you feel very welcome They were happy to share their delicious whisky Well done

Thank aellituv
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited quite a few distilleries elsewhere, we wanted to see a genuine Scotch distillery and were very pleasantly surprised both by the tour and the quality of this location. Our guide was exceptionally friendly and knowledgable and made every effort to ensure a very good visit despite some small accessibility problems for wheelchair. We had a very pleasant tasting... More 

Thank Cambio2011
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was really an unforgettable trip It was me and four others were been there for testing But that time the testing was closed Nice place to go

Thank Jeeva C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A half hour drive outside Inverness, but well worth the effort. Tomatin isn't one of the very well known whiskies, until you appreciate they supply the major brands with malt for blends. They have their own selection of great aged Highland malts and you get to try a selection on the tour. Whisky distilling, like old fashioned beer brewing, is... More 

Thank Peter H
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this distillery tour. They offer two prices so anyone driving gets a cheaper rate as they will not be able to enjoy the whisky tasting at the end. I advise anyone intending to do the tour to phone and book in advance. We had an hour to fill in while waiting for the next tour and people... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited many distilleries during a holiday in the Inverness area, with mixed reviews. However, Tomatin has to be the best. A wonderfully friendly, knowledgeable and helpful gentleman called Mike looked after us, although I was a wee bit dithery! I eventually narrowed my choices down (not easy!) and asked to try the 'Cu Bocan'-just as a party arrived following... More 

Thank Heather C

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