Meet the local brewing experts and listen to the secrets behind their range of locally crafted beers as you cruise Carlingford Lough!
WHISKEY & GIN TASTING CRUISE
4 DIFFERENT WHISKEY OR GIN TASTINGS INCLUDED!
- Shared Table for Two
- Private Table for Four
- Extra Seat Add up to 2 extra chairs to your table
Locally distilled Whiskeys and Gin
Featuring: Boann Distillery – 11th June & 20th August
George Bernard Shaw once said “Whiskey is liquid Sunshine,” so where better to enjoy a tasting experience on Carlingford Lough as the sun sets. Meet the local experts, sample locally distilled Whiskeys and Gin and listen to the secrets behind their range of exclusive range of spirits.
Carlingford Lough is an area rich in local distilleries and renowned for its locally produced quality spirits. Whiskeys with notes of family tradition and history, uniquely crafted as Irish Malt and Pot Still Whiskeys and hand distilled Gins, featuring signature locally sourced botanicals.
Learn about the bespoke process of distilling renowned Irish Whiskey and quality Irish Gins, and savour their unique tastes as you cruise the iconic Carlingford Lough.
- A welcome G & T or Whiskey cocktail as you board and settle down for an evening of entertainment!
- 4 Different Whiskey or Gin Tastings with selected mixers
During the tasting, enjoy live music as we cruise the iconic Carlingford Lough, with its panoramic views of the Cooley Peninsula and the majestic Mourne Mountains. These cruises take us along the Southern shoreline, past the medieval town of Carlingford with its picturesque marina and imposing King John’s Castle. On the Northern shoreline, enjoy panoramic views of Greencastle Royal Castle, and Rostrevor Bay, as the sun sets on the majestic Cooley Peninsula and Mourne Mountain region.
Board the cruises at our terminals at either Greenore, Co. Louth or Greencastle, Co. Down, and begin your cruise along this panoramic Lough area. Keep an eye out for Finn, Carlingford Lough’s resident dolphin as we depart. He’s sure to pop up and say hello!
This summer, stimulate your senses with tastes, sights, and sounds
onboard the Carlingford Lough Whiskey & Gin Tasting Cruise!
Tickets are sold in the form of picnic table. Picnic tables can be booked as a shared table (2 People) or private table (4 people). Additional chairs can also be added to picnic tables booked.
CRUISE DURATION – Approximately two hours following all boarding.
CUSTOMER CONTACT – Please note that bookings must be made using a valid email address. In the event of any cancellations, passengers will be contacted BY EMAIL no later than 12 hours prior to departure. Carlingford Lough Ferry can take no responsibility for inaccurate contact information included in the booking form.
ALCOHOL – It is strictly forbidden to bring alcohol onboard our cruises. The safety of our customers is our priority and the excessive consumption of alcohol is a serious safety risk for passengers. Wine & Beer are available to purchase while onboard. Carlingford Lough Ferry reserve the right to refuse entry to any passenger attempting to bring alcohol onboard.
CHILDREN under the age of 15 are not permitted on the upper deck and must remain with their parents while onboard.
CLOTHING – Please ensure that you bring a WARM and WATERPROOF jacket with you. Seating is outdoors and it’s always cooler on the water!
COVID 19 – All passengers are asked to fully read and adhere to our COVID-19 safety procedures onboard. Carlingford Lough Ferry reserve the right to refuse passengers boarding if they are in breach of these public safety guidelines.
WHEELCHAIRS/REDUCED MOBILITY – Our vessel is wheelchair user friendly for the lower deck area only.
TOILETS – Toilets are available onboard; however, access requires that passengers climb three steps.
DOGS – Dogs are permitted onboard our cruises. Dogs carried onboard are only allowed for bookings on the main deck. Dogs are not permitted on the upper decks. Passengers bringing dogs onboard must ensure that the dog remains on the lead for the duration of the cruise and that they take responsibility to clean up where required.
ROUTE – Carlingford Lough Ferry reserves the right to cancel cruises or alter the route of the cruise in the event of weather conditions that affect our sailings. See further information on cancellations in our Cancellation Policy.
Please read our onboard COVID safety guidelines noted below before booking and arrive 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO DEPARTURE AT THE TERMINAL.