Skellig Six18 Distillery
Where the Mountains meet the Sea
Launched in Summer 2020, Skellig Six18 Distillery and visitor experience is based in the coastal town of Cahersiveen on the Ring of Kerry and the Wild Atlantic Way. Located along the Skellig coast, Skellig Six18 takes inspiration from land and sea and a resilient local community that took on seemingly impossible challenges to settle within the raw beauty of this land and seascape.
Tours are led by a local storyteller which offer the perfect balance of history, myths, science and laughter. Learn how the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Skellig Michael provided inspiration for the name representative of the 6th century monks and the 618 steps hewn onto the rockface to reach their monastery.
Discover the science and art of crafting Irish Whiskey and Gin through a hands-on experiential approach, engaging all of the senses. Explore the wild botanicals that grow in abundance around the distillery and learn about the ingredients used in Skellig Six18 Gin in the Apothecary Corner. Learn about the art of blending to achieve the elegant taste profile of the spirits of Skellig Six18 Distillery. Finish by raising your glass with a Skellig Six18 tasting experience.
- Norma O’Shea
- T: +353 86 8524460
- Monday – Sunday
- 10:00am – 5:30pm
- Parking is available directly across from the main entrance to the distillery
- Eircode: V23 YD89
- Google Co-ordinates: 51°56’08.4″N 10°14’22.6″W