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The Birthplace Of Every Bottle Of The Macallan

Visit our new Distillery and Visitor Experience at the heart of The Macallan Estate and get an insight into the process, production, people and passion that makes our single malt whisky so special. Book Now

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PLAN YOUR VISIT

Book your experience to learn about the history, heritage and foundations of our exceptional single malt whisky. You can also visit the distillery to shop at our unique Boutique, and experience specialist local Scottish cuisine at our Elchies Brasserie.

Guests must be over the age of 18 to take part in The Macallan tour experiences from 25th November 2019 onward. Guests under the age of 18 are permitted to visit The Elchies Brasserie and The Macallan Boutique.

We advise booking in advance for all tours to guarantee your visit, which can be booked online up to 12 weeks in advance. If you would like to book for more places than are available on a tour, please contact us on:
+44 (0)1340 318 000

Distillery Faqs

Join Us

Discover The Macallan: Festive Experience

Join us for a festive experience, set uniquely within the heart of The Macallan Estate on Thursday 5th December 2019. Limited spaces are available for this intimate after-hours experience which includes a special welcome cocktail, bespoke two-course meal created by our Head Chef, and unique Distillery tour experience.

During the course of the evening you can also Discover The Macallan under our magical Christmas tree, enjoy a festive cocktail in our Bar and browse exclusive gifts in the Distillery Boutique.

Date: 5th December, 18:30-22:30

This event is now sold out.

The Six Pillars Experience

Join one of our friendly and knowledgeable guides to learn about the foundation stones that underpin the character of The Macallan. After discovering how our unparalleled investment in the finest casks contributes to the natural colours, aromas and flavours that set The Macallan apart, you will experience a nosing and tasting of some carefully selected Macallan whiskies and our wonderfully rich new make spirit.

Cost: £15.00 per person
Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes
Dates and Time:
16th October - 31st October: 11.00, 13.00, 16.00

1st November - 24th November: 11.00, 13.00, 15.00

25th November 2019 to 31st March 2020: 11.00, 15.00

Group Size: 12

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The Macallan Heritage Experience

This experience begins with an in-depth introduction into our history. With a dram you will explore The Macallan Whisky Wall, learn about our journey from cask to glass and be guided through a tutored tasting in our iconic Cave Privée. You will receive a Macallan Copita tasting glass to commemorate your visit. 

Cost: £40.00 per person
Duration: 2 hours 
Dates and Time:
16th October 2019 - 31st October 2019: 10.00, 12.00, 15.00

1st November 2019 - 31st March 2020: 10.00, 12.00

Group Size: 10

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The Peerless Spirit Experience

Experience The Macallan’s marks of distinction as we delve into our history, heritage and distillation process in this intimate whisky experience. This experience includes a welcome dram and exclusive tour of our production area. Later, enjoy a dram in our iconic Cave Privée, followed by a tasting where you will enjoy a whisky flight containing three carefully selected drams of The Macallan. In celebration of your visit you will receive a special Macallan tasting glass.

Cost: £100.00 per person
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes 
Dates and Time:
16th October 2019 - 24th November 2019: 14.00

25th November 2019 onward: 13.00

Group Size: 8

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During Your Visit

The Elchies Brasserie

Our head chef Alan Robertson prides himself on sourcing the finest local ingredients. The Elchies Brasserie offers great Scottish produce inspired by The Macallan’s iconic Speyside setting and abundant natural larder.

Festive Menu

Relax

The Macallan Bar

Sample some of our finest whiskies in our bar, with panoramic views of the surrounding hills of Speyside; there is no need to book a tour to enjoy the bar.

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The Macallan Distillery Boutique

While at our Distillery and Visitor Experience you can browse our unique Boutique, including whiskies from our limited collections and special prints, glassware, and gifting items.

If you have any questions about our Distillery and Visitor Experience, please refer to our Distillery Frequently Asked Questions.

Useful Information

Where to find us

The Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience, The Macallan Distillers Ltd, Easter Elchies, Craigellachie, AB38 9RX, Scotland.

Opening Hours:
April-October: Monday - Sunday 09:30 - 18:00

November-March: Monday - Sunday 09:30 - 17:00


Please note The Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience will close for Christmas and New Year at 17.00 on 19th December 2019 and will reopen at 09.30 on 13th January 2020.

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The Six Pillars

Character That Runs Deep

The Macallan Trilogy

Born From Extraordinary Casks