Bushmills Distillery, Bushmills

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Once owned by smugglers, but now one of the most prolific whiskey producers in Ireland, Bushmills Distillery attracts over 120,000 visitors every year. The distillery is one of the oldest licensed distilleries in the world, although you'll see the most modern distilling methods in action on your visit. Take a guided tour of the distillery, where you'll learn about whiskey's history and production methods. Taste the beverage at the end of your tour and purchase a bottle to share with friends. Add Bushmills Distillery to your Bushmills travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Bushmills trip planning website.
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  • Excellent tour of a working distillery. Perfect in length and very informative. Thanks to Jerry from Kenmare. Rewarding dram at the end. 
    Excellent tour of a working distillery. Perfect in length and very informative. Thanks to Jerry from Kenmare. Rewarding dram at the end.  more »
  • A must do activity if going into the town of Bushmills. A fixture in the town since 1608, the Distillery Tour and Sampling is an experience not to miss. 
    A must do activity if going into the town of Bushmills. A fixture in the town since 1608, the Distillery Tour and Sampling is an experience not to miss.  more »
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  • My favourite distillery in Northern Ireland))) Ok, My favourite Irish whiskey ever! Especially when you get here, to the distillery you completely understand the traditions and greatness of Bushmills whiskey. Unfortunately it is not allowed to take photos inside (like in most of the Scottish distilleries) but the emotions and taste you will remember forever) I wish I could buy more whiskey with me after (. Never be greedy).
  • So so bloody good. Our tour guide was genuinely and obviously passionate about whiskey and so knowledgable too. You’ll be hard pushed to find a more interesting distillery tour - they’re distilling over 400 years there!

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