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Eimverk Distillery

Lyngas 13, Reykjavik 210, Iceland
+354 698 9691
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A must visit!! A+++

Coming from the states you kind of only see one type of “tour”. Here’s a sample... here’s where we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bradley O
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My wife arranged a tour and sampling of the only whiskey distillery in Iceland. The offer whiskeys... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Eimverk Distillery is Icelands' first and only whisky distillery and a perfect destination for whiskey fans and for anyone with an interest in Icelandic Spirits. We are also the only distillery producing spirits from 100% Icelandic barley, we make Floki our whisky, Vor our premium Gin and Vit our old style traditional Icelandic Brennvin. In our Distillery tour you will have the opportunity to sample Floki Icelands' first and only whiskey learn about the processes involved in creating Icelandic spirits from Icelandic barley, as well as sampling Vor our premium pot distilled gin and Viti our old style Icelandic Brennivin all handcrafted from native herbs and botanicals. The whisky Distillery is located at Lyngas 13 in Garðabær which is 10 – 15 minutes taxi ride from downtown Reykjavik (35 min Bus). Tours are currently only available by appointment (so please book ahead), the tour costs 25€ (2.990ISK) and last a little over an hour and include a tasting of our products.
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Lyngas 13, Reykjavik 210, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from the states you kind of only see one type of “tour”. Here’s a sample... here’s where we make it.. thanks for your money. But this was another experience. The host was simply amazing. Funny, well informed and made actual drinks for everyone. Of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife arranged a tour and sampling of the only whiskey distillery in Iceland. The offer whiskeys, gins, aquavit and a sweet mulled liquor. You get to sample them all. You also have a fantastic tour that is done in both educational and humorous way...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like spirits - actually even if you don’t - this distillery visit is for you! You learn about the history of this young distillery, the ins and outs of the process and most importantly you get to sample all their spirits! There’s eight...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Get here!! It's a little tricky as noted, but stick with the nav and it's right! First off- Paul was a fantastic guide for our tour through the history of the distillery while starting off right away with a tasty gin and tonic! His attitude...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The tour was amazing! The distillery provided so much information about its wonderful products and was very generous in the tastings. The quality of all the beverages is top notch and it really reflects in how wonderful they all taste. I used to think I...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Paul guided us through the history of Icelandic Whisky and Eimverk Distillery, really informative and detailed. The passion in their craft really shone through, definately the most honest and authentic distillery visit I have experienced. Highly recomended, if you enjoy spirits you cannot miss this...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

My favorite is the sheep dung smoked reserve and I already drank the bottle I got at the duty free. I wish I'd gotten more. I'm hoping I can find it in the US somewhere, Pennsylvania's state stores don't carry or special order it. I...More

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Hallitho, Owner at Eimverk Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you Mole, we do hope to have Flóki in the US this summer, we will keep you posted.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Very nice activity. Nice tasting, nice explanation, nice ambiance, great host. You'll enjoy yourself and Iceland being so expensive, you won't find it very expensive for the drinks you're having. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

It was so fun to tour the distillery and learn about Icelandic alcohol. We had were able to sample all the beverages they offer and learned a lot about the process. I'm very happy we were able to add this tour to our trip!

Thank Sarah C
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

We took the Number 1 bus from Reykjavík : get tickets from local supermarket at IK900 for return tickets for 2 people : about 30 mins travel time and 10 min stroll to the distillery - where you get off the bus Lyngas is the...More

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Paul L
14 January 2018|
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Response from Egill Þ | Property representative |
Hi Paul, Thank you for your inquiry, a taxi from downtown Reykjavík is about 2.000 - 3.000 Icelandic króna (16 - 24€) depending on traffic, the ride is about 15 minutes. For the return taxi we can call you a taxi no... More
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DM_YYZ
18 January 2017|
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Response from Páll Elvar P | Property representative |
Hi, a taxi from downtown Reykjavík to the distillery takes about 10 minutes.
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Nicola I
3 November 2016|
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Response from Páll Elvar P | Property representative |
No I´m afraid not, we have tours on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4 pm.
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