Notice to Visitors

Please note Talisker distillery is undergoing an exciting renovation project. Due to this our retail area is temporarily closed however we are still open for tours and experiences where you can enjoy a guided tour, whisky tastings and the opportunity to purchase gifts and souvenirs. Book your visit online today and find out how we are keeping you safe before you visit us.

The Talisker Distillery

Take a peek at the ins and outs of our working distillery. From the dramatic views of Cuillins to our traditional worm tubs, discover the Talisker distillery!


The oldest working distillery on the Isle of Skye is set on the shores of Loch Harport with dramatic views of the Cuillins. Producing an alluring, sweet, full-bodied single malt is so easy to enjoy, and like Skye itself, so hard to leave.

Opening Times

Closing Dates: 25th & 26th December. 1st & 2nd January.

March - October

Monday - Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00

November - February

Monday - Sunday: 10:00 - 16:00


Talisker Distillery, Carbost, Isle of Skye IV47 8SR, United Kingdom


Tel: 01478 614308


Talisker Distillery on Google Maps

Take a virtual tour from the comfort of your home

Though you won't be able to soak up the atmosphere of the place, smell the salt spray or warm mash, a virtual tour will give you an idea of where you might like to visit, and maybe choose a chair to sit and sip in, before you even arrive.

Take the Tour


Uncover the history behind the liquid

Deep and elemental, Talisker is very much a product of its rugged, windswept home. Join us on the Minginish Peninsula, take in the dramatic views of the Black Cuillin, and discover why Talisker whisky distillery owes so much to the sea.

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Visit Scotland

A spirit of its own

Skye is a truly magical place. The largest of the Inner Hebrides, it's home to some of Scotland's most iconic landscapes. Whether you are visiting for a few days whilst on a tour of Scotland or staying for a longer spell, the island has countless ways to enchant you, with its mountain ranges, miles of dramatic coastline and captivating history. Bring your sense of adventure!

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We want every one of our guests to enjoy an unforgettable experience when they walk through our doors. That begins and ends with the people who will work there. We’re looking for remarkable talent to provide the warmest of welcomes and to help us tell the story of our brands to the world. Interested? Visit our recruitment website for more information and details on how to apply.