Lakes Malt Tour
If you’re serious about your whisky, our Lakes Malt Tour is a fantastic way to get first hand access to what will become the Lakes Malt Whisky. This intimate tour focuses on our craft whisky production and maturation techniques, allowing you to sample the tastes, sounds and smells of our working distillery.
If you’re serious about your whisky, our Lakes Malt Tour is a fantastic way to get first hand access to what will become the Lakes Malt Whisky. This intimate tour focuses on our craft whisky production and maturation techniques, allowing you to sample the tastes, sounds and smells of our working distillery.
Lakes Malt Tour
Lakes Malt Tour
If you’re serious about your whisky, our Lakes Malt Tour is a fantastic way to get first hand access to what will become the Lakes Malt Whisky. This intimate tour focuses on our craft whisky production and maturation techniques, allowing you to sample the tastes, sounds and smells of our working distillery.
Lakes Malt Tour

The Art & Science

After viewing our spectacular aerial footage of the River Derwent from its source in the Borrowdale fells into the Irish Sea, you will experience our full Distillery Tour, tailored to focus on whisky production techniques in our magnificent Stillroom and Cask Warehouse. Led by a senior tour guide, your small group will then focus on the way that our spirit evolves during the maturation process. You will have access to our new make spirit as it comes off the still and discover a variety of our maturing spirits from sherry and bourbon casks.

TAILORED WHISKY TASTING

Our expert tour guides are ready to show you what goes into creating our award winning spirits, with a personalised tasting experience that’s catered to your group. You will also have the opportunity to taste our various limited expressions of The ONE, each highlighting the influences of various casks used for whisky maturation.

UNIQUE EXPERIENCE

This is a fantastic opportunity for any whisky aficionado looking to embark on a real voyage of discovery. Hosted in The Lakes Distillery Boardroom with a viewing gallery into to the sleeping spirit in the Cask Warehouse, this unique experience is a fantastic way to enjoy a day out in the Lake District.

Make a Day Of It

Finish your tour with a trip to our gift store, where you can enjoy £5 off any 70cl purchase to enjoy a home. If you’re looking to make the most of your time at The Lakes Distillery, why not head to our fantastic Bistro for lunch, or take a stroll around the distillery grounds?

*Please note, as this is a working distillery, children under 6 are not allowed on the tour for health & safety reasons. If you’re looking for a fantastic family attraction in the Lake District, why not come and meet our friendly Alpacas?

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