Notification: Please enable JavaScript and reload this page. Malts requires all users to enter their date of birth and country for verification of legal drinking age.
facebook-square pinterest-square twitter-square YouTube angle-down angle-left angle-right angle-up body caret-down caret-left caret-right caret-up casks character cross distillation Distillers-Edition Drops-of-Wisdom-close Drops-of-Wisdom-info Drops-of-Wisdom-orientation-arrow fermentation finish highlands islands left-arrow lowlands magnifying mashing minus nose palate Playhead plus process qq quote right-arrow scotland-outline scotland-shape Special-Release speyside star-half-empty star-half star-o star wechat weibo type-of-malt minus2 plus2

Welcome to Dalwhinnie Distillery

Dalwhinnie Distillery stands in the Cairngorm National Park at the heart of the Scottish Highlands in the village of Dalwhinnie. From this remote but accessible location comes our liquid known as the gentle spirit.

Notice to visitors

We are the highest distillery in the land and weather conditions can be severe - we can and do get cut off. It is always best during winter months to phone 01540 672219 in advance to see if we are open to visitors.

Tours of our Distillery
We have a range of tours available. Discover the right one for you.

/[locale]/distilleries/dalwhinnie/tours/ /en-row/distilleries/dalwhinnie/modules/tours-of-our-distillery/

For Chocolate Lovers
Dalwhinnie Distillery tour

£12

A guided tour of our distillery followed by whisky and hand-made chocolates. 

More details

/[locale]/distilleries/dalwhinnie/tasting-tour/ /en-row/distilleries/dalwhinnie/modules/tours-of-our-distillery/

For Flavour Aficionados
Tasting only
option

£6-18

No time for a tour? Try our whisky and chocolate tasting only options from £6.

More details

/[locale]/distilleries/dalwhinnie/whisky-chocolate-tour/ /en-row/distilleries/dalwhinnie/modules/tours-of-our-distillery/

For Chocolate Lovers
Whisky &
Chocolate

£25

Tour of the distillery followed by up to 6 Single Malt whiskies, paired with hand made chocolates.

More details

/[locale]/distilleries/dalwhinnie/hot-chocolate-whisky-tour/ /en-row/distilleries/dalwhinnie/modules/tours-of-our-distillery/

For Chilled Visitors
Hot Chocolate
& Whisky

From £6

Warm yourself up with a Dalwhinnie and hot chocolate.

More details

Opening Times

January - March

Monday - Sunday

10:00 – 15:45

April - May

Monday - Sunday

09:30 – 16:45

June

Monday - Friday

09:30 – 17:15

July – August

Monday - Sunday

09:30 – 17:45

September

Monday - Sunday

09:30 – 17:15

October

Monday - Sunday

09:30 – 16:45

November – December

Monday - Sunday

10:00 – 15:45

Where to find us

The highest distillery in Scotland

Dalwhinnie Distillery

Dalwhinnie

Inverness-shire

PH19 1AA

Contact us

Tel: 01540 672219 Mobile: 07590808880

Email: dalwhinnie.distillery@diageo.com

Travel

By car: Inverness to Dalwhinnie distillery is 55 miles south on the A9.
By car: Fort William to Dalwhinnie distillery is 45 Miles on the A86 and A82.
By car: Perth to Dalwhinnie distillery is 58 miles on the A9.

By train: Dalwhinnie distillery is a 10 minute walk from Dalwhinnie train station.

Dalwhinnie distillery video

Take a peek at the ins and outs of our working distillery. From its unique high location to its Speyside malt.

THE STORY OF DALWHINNIE

Uncover the history behind the liquid.

Built in 1897 and currently the highest distillery in the country, Dalwhinnie – or “Plain of Meetings” in Gaelic – is named for its location at a junction of old drove roads, between two mountain ranges. Year after year it survives the coldest of conditions to produce smooth, golden heather honey-like spirit.

Read more

Scotland
A spirit of its own

Hold on tight and take a deep breath…The Highlands' natural playground begs to be explored, and the region is a magnet for adrenaline-seekers. 

Read More