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Tour code: 5478RUM
Cruise Bermuda's waters while tasting some of the island's rum on this 90-minute excursion from Hamilton. Bermuda's rum plays a part of the history and culture of the island, which you'll learn from your local guide as you sample several varieties. Try the island's national drink, the Dark 'n' Stormy, and learn its origins while cruising around the island and taking the beautiful coastal scenery. 

Highlights

  • Rum cruise from Bermuda
  • Learn about the history and culture of the island
  • Sample delicious local rums while gliding through the Atlantic Ocean

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What You Can Expect

Bermuda Rum Cruise

Bermuda Rum Cruise

Board the boat at Hamilton's Royal Naval Dockyard for your 1.5-hour cruise along in the deep blue Atlantic Ocean. Meet your hosts on board and start your relaxing rum-tasting adventure.

Sip three varieties of Gosling's Rum, which is produced on the island and is one of Bermuda's largest exports. Learn from your guides about the history of the brand, which is family-owned and at over 100 years old, is one of Bermuda's oldest businesses. 

Watch the spectacular coast of the island glide by as you sip the sweet golden liquor. Listen as your guide fills you in on the complete history and culture of rum on the island. Watch as your hosts show you how to make a Dark 'n' Stormy, Bermuda's national drink made with dark rum and ginger beer. Sip your glass full of island history as you cruise back to dockyards for the end of your excursion. 

Customer Reviews

Sharon H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

The only negative was that the excellent rum tasted was not available on the island for sale

T Steven R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Great boat ride and rum tasting was fun.

Dragozzino

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

This is a great rum cruise. I was looking for something different to do in Bermuda since this was our 3rd trip and my youngest son was now 18. We met at the assigned time and promptly boarded the boat. The guides were friendly and helpful. We cruised around the island while sampling the Gosling's rum and the local drinks - the Dark and Stormy/Dark and Skinny and the Rum Swizzle. The Gosling's rep gave us a history of the rum and explained how the drinks came about. The sun was setting about halfway through the cruise and they stopped the boat so everyone could take pictures. Everyone in my party enjoyed the trip and I would highly recommend it. You even have a chance to but the rum prior to departing the boat. Great trip.

Sandra m

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

This tour was amazing!

clziegler

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

This cruise was fabulous, and I highly recommend it. This was my fifth trip to Bermuda, and I thought I had done and seen everything . . . but this was the icing on the cake. This sunset cruise was fun and made for amazing sunset pictures. The crew was funny and attentive. I am glad that I took this cruise and was able to sample various drinks before I went to the store to purchase. But for this cruise, I would not have known about the wonderful golden liquer or had a chance to taste a dark and stormy. This cruise was the highlight of our trip.

Deborah T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

It was lots of fun - plenty of rum - just the right amount of time.

l4mbda

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2014

This was one of my favorite tours on the island. You hop aboard the boat, sit down, and the tour guide gives you a very interesting history about rum on Bermuda. You get to sample different types of rums and mixes (Dark and Stormy included). Even if you're not into rum, the guide was hilarious, and knew a lot about the island. The crowd loved him.

Finally, because the cruise is an evening one, you get to see a GORGEOUS sunset. Would strongly recommend this tour.

Barry Y

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2014

5-stars!!!! It was informative and entertaining all while cruising. The rum and the history of the family and the making of their rum for 8 generations was interesting. They shared how to make the dark and stormy and we ended up buying a couple of bottles to bring back home. I would recommend this tour to anyone going to Bermuda!

MaryAnn V

4 star rating: Recommended August 2013

Very nice boat ride and nice samples of rum drinks. The crew was friendly and funny and made for a very nice evening.

ibriody

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better November 2015

The Bermuda Distillery show offer this as a free tasting rum cruise, not have you pay to take the cruise.

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