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Explore the History of Appleton Estate Rum on a Tour from Kingston

28, 10 Trafalgar Rd, Kingston, Jamaica

Activity provided by El Sol Vida

9 hours (approx.) - English

El Sol Vida

Go on a journey to the picturesque south coast of Jamaica on a visit to the Appleton Estate, home of the finest rum in the world. Take a tour of the distillery, sit down to taste 10 different rum varieties.

Highlights
  • Guided tour of one of Jamaica’s best — and oldest — rum distilleries
  • See the tools of the trade, from the copper pot stills to the ageing barrels
  • Learn about the fermentation process of sugar cane, yeast, and water from the estate grounds
  • Sample 10 different rums and receive your own bottle as a souvenir
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included
Description
Stroller accessibleService animals allowedNear public transportationInfants must sit on lapsMost travelers can participateThis is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate Experience the picturesque south coast of Jamaica on a visit to the Appleton Estate, home of the finest rum in the world. This tour is perfect for rum connoisseurs and those who want to learn more about the history and production of rum. Your experience begins with a pick-up at your hotel lobby, where you are driven along a scenic roadway to the south coast of Jamaica and into the Nassau Valley in St Elizabeth. Here, the Appleton Estate has been making rum since 1749. On your 45-minute guided tour, you will get to see the distillery and the tools of the trade, from the copper pot stills to the ageing barrels. Learn about the fermentation process of sugar cane, yeast, and water from the estate grounds. After the tour, you will get to sample 10 different rums and receive your own bottle as a souvenir. You can also try freshly pressed cane juice. Spend some time browsing the gift shop for souvenirs before boarding your bus back to your hotel. This tour includes hotel pick up and drop off, admission fee, rum tasting, and a well-appointed private air-conditioned vehicle with an English speaking driver/guide. Meals and drinks, gratuity, and additional services are excluded. Children must be accompanied by an adult and the minimum age is 8 years. Dress code is smart casual and wear comfortable walking shoes. This tour is not wheelchair accessible, but stroller accessible and service animals are allowed. Infants must sit on laps and most travelers can participate.
Itinerary

-Guided tour of one of Jamaica’s best — and oldest — rum distilleries
-See the tools of the trade, from the copper pot stills to the ageing barrels
-Learn about the fermentation process of sugar cane, yeast, and water from the estate grounds
-Sample 10 different rums and receive your own bottle as a souvenir
-Hotel pickup and drop-off included
-Admission Fee
-Rum Tasting
-Well-appointed Private air-conditioned vehicles
-English Speaking Driver/Guide

Starting Location
28, 10 Trafalgar Rd, Kingston, Jamaica.
Itineraries are subject to change.
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