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Welcome to Glen Ord Distillery the Home of Singleton

In the northern highlands, barley from the Black Isle meets water from the White Burn to make a Scotch of vibrant colour: The Singleton of Glen Ord.

Notice to Visitors

The health and wellbeing of our employees, visitors and on-site partners is our highest priority. Given the fast-moving Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, as a precautionary measure, Glen Ord Distillery Visitor Centre is closed until further notice. If you have an entry ticket during this period, please contact for a refund. Please bear with us as we process all requests, we reassure you that we will respond to each and every query. Thank you for your patience and understanding. We wish all of our customers the very best at this difficult time.

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

For everyone
Glen Ord


A tour of Glen Ord Distillery, finishing off with a complimentary taste of our Singleton of Glen Ord 12 year old.  

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For Singleton Lovers
Singleton of Glen Ord Tasting


Glen Ord tour, tutored tasting of the 12, 15 and 18 year old Singleton of Glen Ord and a free gift.

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For Glen Ord Enthusiasts
Glen Ord Experience Tasting


Extended Glen Ord tour, tutored tasting, sampling direct from two casks of Glen Ord 95 and 99 and a free gift. Advanced booking only. 

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For Connoisseurs
Grain to Glass


A unique opportunity to see a working Drum Maltings. Followed by a tour of our distillery and a taste of 6 different whiskies. Advanced booking only.

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For A Quick Teaser
Exhibition Only


A visit to the exhibition, short video and a complimentary dram of Singleton of Glen Ord 12 year old single malt.

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Opening Times

January – February

Monday - Saturday

10:00 – 16:00



11:00 -16:00


Monday - Sunday

10:00 – 17:00


Monday - Friday

09:15 – 17:00


Saturday & Sunday
10:00 - 17:00

May - September

Monday - Friday

09:15 – 18:00


Saturday & Sunday

10:00 - 17:00



Monday - Sunday

10:00 – 17:00

November - December

Monday - Saturday

10:00 - 16:00



11:00 - 16:00

Take a virtual tour
Glen Ord Distillery on Google Maps

Take a tour from the comfort of your home.

Though you won't be able to soak up the atmosphere of the place or experience the slow distillation method of their own barley, 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.

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Where to find us

Nestled in the village of Muir of Ord

Glen Ord Distillery

Muir of Ord



Glen Ord Distillery

Contact us

Tel: 01463 872004



By car The Glen Ord distillery is situated 15 miles west of Inverness in the village of Muir of Ord. 

By Bus It can be reached by stagecoach bus number 28, and trains from Inverness Station.

By Train Muir of Ord train station is a 10 minute walk away from the distillery.

Euan's Guide


Uncover the history behind the liquid.

The Black Isle is a peninsula that gets its name from its rich, fertile soil. The land had been in the possession of the MacKenzie family for nearly 700 years when Thomas MacKenzie chose the site for his distillery in 1838.

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A spirit of its own

From the Bronze Age Clava Cairns to Culloden Battlefield, site of the final, fateful clash of the Jacobite Risings, you can connect with the past at a range of remarkable places in and around the city of Inverness.

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