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14 Feb 2017
“Great experience!”
9 Feb 2017
“Learn & drink.”
Crafty Tours is Edinburgh’s only beer tour operator. We bring people together around great craft beer that is brewed for locals by locals. Join us for a unique journey through Edinburgh as we take you behind the scenes to meet the characters...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Parliament Square | on The Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1RF, Scotland
Old Town
+44 7495 727578
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Crafty tours offers a great opportunity to explore Edinburghs Craft scene with a passionate guide. Apart from trying a delicious and varied number of different beers (and gin), I learned a lot about the process of brewing which I really enjoyed. I definetly recommend this...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2017

I set out to learn exactly what kind of beer I like. And I did. This tour is informative, full of sensory experiences and involves a nice bit of walking around beautiful Edinburgh. I received a thorough brewing education, sampled a ton of beer (and...More

Thank MrsThom
Daniel S, Manager at Crafty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Hope your Gin making course was great! Thanks for the review :)

Reviewed 2 February 2017

What a fantastic tour ...not only did we get to try out some great craft beer and gin but our guides told us lots of interesting facts about the city and made some fantastic recommendations. An overall great day out and we got to visit...More

Thank melgrech79
Daniel S, Manager at Crafty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review! We'll see you in Malta!

Reviewed 17 January 2017

My partner and I took the brew & still tour with crafty tours on Saturday and had an absolute blast. Dan the tour guide is very friendly, knows his stuff and definitely made the experience memorable. The tour itself is a great mix of venues...More

Thank graemethomson1980
Daniel S, Manager at Crafty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you for your review Graeme. I really enjoyed having a brewer along on the tour. All the best with your business this year.

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Had the luck to book the first tour of the year with Dan and it was a very chilled, very fun day out. We visited a number of different bars that were all fantastic in their own right. I loved how the day combined bars...More

Thank Lyndsay K
Daniel S, Manager at Crafty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you for your review Lyndsay! Really enjoyed having you on the tour :)

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Took a medium sized work group along to one of Dan's tours for a fun team bonding session. All I can say is that it was nothing short of excellent, Dan was extremely friendly and a consummate professional. He has really researched his tour stops...More

Thank John F
Daniel S, Manager at Crafty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you for the review John. I really enjoyed the day with your team!

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this tour! Im a solo traveller and found this was an awesome way to meet a cool group of people and discover a few secret gems in Edinburgh. We went to a gin distillery and brewery but my favourite definitely had to be...More

Thank Margeaux F
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Came through Edinburgh for a trip this summer and am so glad I spent one of my few afternoons on this tour! I really enjoyed every part of it, especially as a food writer AND someone who really likes to see a city by foot....More

Thank peaches1989
Daniel S, Owner at Crafty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Thank you for the review. It was really a pleasure having you along for the day!

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This tour was the highlight of my trip to Ireland and Scotland. Such an awesome way to see parts of the city not everyone thinks to see and meet great people along the way! Our tour guide Dan made everyone feel welcome and kept everyone...More

Thank Kmac2434
Daniel S, Owner at Crafty Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Thanks for the review and for giving me some great new US beers to add to my to do list!

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Dan who took us around the city was a highly knowledgeable guide who was full of information and laughs. He made me feel very welcome, even travelling on my own. We visited many hidden gems around Edinburgh that were very generous with their samples! The...More

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labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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