Barry on a Boat – Private Whiskey Boat Charter & Tasting

3 Hours


Embark on an opulent and truly unforgettable voyage as you step aboard your very own private chartered whiskey boat. Prepare to be swept away by the mesmerizing beauty of Cork’s picturesque coastline, as a breathtaking panoramic view unfolds before your eyes, inviting you to immerse yourself in maritime magnificence.

This extraordinary experience comes to life with the guidance of none other than the illustrious whiskey connoisseur and enthusiast, Barry Chandler – a co-founder of Irish Whiskey Experiences and the Stories and Sips Whiskey Club. Let yourself be enchanted by his unwavering passion and masterful expertise as he curates an immaculate tasting journey like no other.

Indulge in the pleasure of handpicking your preferred whiskeys ahead of your cruise, or surrender to the magic of surprise as Barry unveils hidden gems from his private collection. Each sip will be an exquisite revelation, tailored precisely to cater to the depths of your palate’s desires.

As you set sail along the majestic River Lee, you’ll find yourself entranced by the charm of Cobh’s vibrant houses, while Barry unveils the fascinating history behind every point of interest you pass. He will delight you with a few personal tales from his beloved home county, infusing the journey with warmth and a sense of belonging.

Marvel at the awe-inspiring grandeur of St. Colman’s Cathedral, be captivated by the historical allure of Spike Island, and feel the allure of Blackrock Castle as it serves as a majestic backdrop to your whiskey odyssey. Each moment will be an enchanting fusion of captivating sights, insightful stories, and of course, the finest whiskeys that Ireland has to offer.

To enhance this extraordinary liquid adventure, enjoy platters of handmade local produce, meticulously designed to complement and elevate the rich and complex flavors of the cherished whiskeys.

Ideal for corporate groups, families, or those looking for a private experience away from the crowds.

Experience Includes

  • Private boat charter
  • Private whiskey tasting with Barry Chandler
  • Curated whiskey selection
  • Dinner on board the boat
  • Historical & personal insight into County Cork

Enhance your Experience

Let us organise

  • Upgraded Irish whiskey selection
  • Private luxury transport
  • Luxury accommodation locally
  • Musician(s) to join us onboard

Experience does not include

  • Transport unless organised
  • Hotel unless organised

Send us an Enquiry About Availability

Barry on a Boat – Private Whiskey Boat Charter & Tasting
  • Available throughout the year, dates subject to availability. Minimum 2 people, maximum 70.
  • Barry Chandler
  • Dinner
  • 18