Visit St. Lucia Distillers for a behind-the-scenes tour and tasting on this excursion from Castries. Learn about how sugarcane is turned into rum from your local tour guide, then enjoy tasting some of the over 25 rums that the distillery produces, including treats like white rum and flavored rum creams. On the round-trip drive (offered from select hotels,) enjoy views of Marigot bay and the area's verdant banana plantations.
St. Lucia Distillers rum tour from Castries
Tour the island’s only rum distillery with a knowledgeable guide
Learn about the rum-making process and about the history of rum production in St. Lucia
Taste up to 17 different rums and rum liqueurs
Hotel pickup and drop-off from North Island included
Following pickup at select hotel locations in Castries, travel about 7 miles (11 km) out of town to St. Lucia Distillers. Pass banana plantations and appreciate views of Morne Fortune on the way to the distillery, located near Marigot Bay.
Meet your 'Rum Ambassador,' the distillery's specialized guide, for your behind-the-scenes tour of the distillery. Several different brands of rum are manufactured here, including Chairman's Reserve Spiced Rum, 1931 and Admiral Rodney. Learn about the rum-making process, from sugarcane to finished product.
Visit the 'rum buffet,' to taste 17 distinct rums and liqueurs, including Marigot Bay Liqueurs' chocolate orange and coconut flavors. Ask your guide if any additional premium rums are available for tasting; the selection varies by the day. Take this opportunity to purchase any standouts to bring home with you.
Then head to Castries Market, a 100-year-old farmers market, for a chance to purchase spices, fruits, or locally made souvenirs.
After enjoying your tour steeped in the culture, history, and taste of rum, head back to Castries for drop-off at select hotels.
Reviews by Viator travelers
It was a fun experience and our tour...
, Jun 2018
It was a fun experience and our tour provider Samuel really went out of his way to make it special.