Mayo Rising

Mayo Rising: 200 years of Living History, Gourmet Lunch, Behind the scenes tour of the Nephin Whiskey Concept & VIP Whiskey Tasting



  • Transport in a new luxury Mercedes Viano minivan with 7 seats
  • Professional driver/guide
  • A 2-hour private guided tour of the Hennigan Smallholding with the Seanchaí (custodian of tradition)
  • Lunch in Laherdaun
  • Behind the scenes tour of the Nephin Distillery Concept
  • VIP Whiskey Tasting le Saineolaí Fuisce (whiskey expert)


  • Gratuities to driver/guide

Important Information:

  • Confirmation/Voucher: Your confirmation voucher will be emailed after booking and payment is processed
  • Payment: By credit card (Visa or Mastercard): Payment will be taken in full at the time of the booking. Payments will be securely processed and no card details will be recorded or retained by Irish Luxury Tours.
  • Weather: Operates in almost all weather conditions
  • Meals: Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Voucher info: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • Operator information: The tour is operated by
  • Currency:
  • Departure point: Ashford Castle
  • Departure time: 9.30am
  • Duration: 7-8 hours (approx.)
  • Return details: Tour returns to Ashford at approximately 4.30-5.00pm.

Pricing Details

  • Departs each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday in July and August Saturday 2nd July to Tuesday 30th August.
  • Cost is €249 per person.