McMullan’s Whiskey Bus Adventure

7 Days


Click here to reserve your place now with a $1200 deposit. 

Total trip cost: $3600 per person sharing. Single supplement: +$1700.


Are you ready for the whiskey adventure of a lifetime?

Join the team from McMullan’s Irish Pub & Irish Whiskey Experiences & step on board our esteemed Whiskey Bus from May 9th-16th for a week of savouring the very best Ireland has to offer, while bringing you closer to the people, places & pours of the liquid of our land – Irish Whiskey.

We’ll worship at the altar of Irish Whiskey in Dublin, visit one of the brands bringing the whiskey bonding tradition back to Ireland in Waterford, sip whiskey in a barley field & enjoy a day at Ireland’s largest distillery in Cork* – to name but a few experiences.

You’ll benefit from unparalleled & exclusive access to brand founders, blenders & distillers. sampling rare & unreleased whiskeys along the way.

Throughout the 7 days, you will be transported safely from A-B in a private, luxury coach with WIFI, air conditioning & toilet facilities, as well as being able to take advantage of shipping up to 20 bottles back home to the US.

We’d love to welcome you to Ireland.


*Disclaimer: all events, experiences & personalities are subject to change at the last moment where factors out of our control may require a change. In such a case, an appropriate alternative as chosen by Irish Whiskey Experiences will be substituted in its stead.

Trip Highlights

  • Exclusive, after hours access to the Pearse Lyons Distillery
  • Private Irish Coffee Masterclass at Teeling Distillery
  • Behind the scenes access to whiskey bonder W.D. O'Connell with founder Daithí
  • Private Cork Harbor Cruise & tasting
  • Unreleased whiskeys straight from the cask deep in warehouses
  • A full day at Midleton Distillery


  • Arrive into Dublin Airport & check into the Mespil Hotel in the heart of Dublin
  • An afternoon to relax/have lunch in the city
  • Welcome tour & tasting at the church of Irish Whiskey – Pearse Lyons Distillery


  • Teeling Irish Coffee making masterclass
  • Free time to explore Dublin’s Best Whiskey Bars
  • Bar crawl in Dublin’s famous Temple Bar area

Breakfast, Lunch

  • Free day in Dublin
  • Time to visit the Celtic Whiskey Shop & James Fox


  • Travel from Dublin to Waterford
  • Behind the scenes, exclusive experience with W.D. O’Connell
  • Meet founder Daithí & taste some unreleased, interesting whiskeys straight from the cask
  • Head to Cork & check in to the Montenotte Hotel
  • An evening in Cork 

Breakfast, Lunch

  • Private access to Irish Malts – the home of Irish whiskey retail
  • Private Cork Harbour Cruise & whiskey tasting led by the Irish Whiskey Experiences team – Lauren & Barry

Breakfast, Dinner

  • Visit to the Galley Head Barley fields
  • Tour & a tasting at Clonakilty Distillery
  • Free evening to explore Cork’s best whiskey bars

Breakfast, Lunch

  • Meet the Makers
  • Tasting in the world famous Midleton warehouses
  • Learn all about the history of the Midleton brands & the unique production processes
  • Final dinner in Cork

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Option to return home or extend the trip to incorporate Whiskey Live Dublin
  • Festival takes place at the RDS in Dublin on Friday 17th & Saturday 18th May 2024

Your Whiskey Bus Experience

What's Included

  • 7 nights in a 4* hotel, bed & breakfast
  • A number of lunches & dinners
  • All whiskey experiences & tastings
  • Private, luxury coach transport
  • Shipping for up to 20 bottles purchased on the trip
  • Surprises

What's Not Included

  • Flights to Ireland
  • Travel or health insurance
  • Whiskey purchased at distilleries
  • Any other personal purchases

Chosen Experience

How do I reserve my place?

Reservations are now open & to secure your place a $1200 deposit is required. Simply click the link at the top of the page which will open a secure payment link.

How will I pay for the remainder of my trip?

Once you have paid your deposit to secure your place, we will follow up with an email confirmation to reassure you that your space on the bus is secured. When we require the second & third payment we will send a reminder & a secure payment link via email.

I have a query, how can I discuss it?

No problem, simply drop us an email at & a member of our team will get back to you.

I can no longer make the trip, can I cancel?

Whiskey Bus guests may cancel their trip at any time before its commencement but it’s important to note that the initial trip deposit is refundable only if the trip is canceled within 30 days of payment of initial deposit.
There are no refunds of second or third installments due to inability to travel or cancellation for any reason.
We strive to provide a fair and transparent refund policy, ensuring that customers have the opportunity to make informed decisions and manage their travel plans with flexibility within the specified timeframes.
We recommend taking out trip insurance that will cover any unforeseen costs outside of the above timeframes.


Send us an Enquiry About Availability

McMullan’s Whiskey Bus Adventure
  • Barry Chandler & Lauren McMullan
  • 4 Star Hotel
  • Private, luxury coach
  • Breakfast, most lunches & dinners
  • 30 people
  • 18