The Story Of Rum

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St Nicholas Abbey plantation tour, distillery, train ride, lunch, scenic east coast and Mount Gay Visitor Centers Signature rum tour


  • St Nicholas Abbey Plantation & DIstillery
  • The Heritage Railway
  • Bathsheba
  • Lunch Stop
  • Mount Gay Rum Visitor Center Signature tour


Rum also known as 'rumbullion and kill devil' was invented in Barbados. Therefore Barbados is known as the birthplace of Rum. On this tour we will share with you the story of rum visiting St. Nicholas Abbey a plantation house built in the 17th century. The plantation produces award winning rum and they are always delighted to offer you a sample. You will tour the plantation house, the gardens, rum distillery and take a ride on the heritage railway a restored old steam engine. After a morning of discovery we will stop for lunch before making a brief stop in the scenic costal settlement of Bathsheba before making our way to the Mount Gay visitor centre, where you will learn the history of rum and be taken through a fun-filled tasting session conducted by the Mount Gay Rum Tour guides who will guide you and your taste buds through the signature flavours, aromas and subtle nuances of the various rums the produce.


Hotel pick up and drop off Entrance Fees to St Nicholas Abbey, The HEritage Railway and and Mount Gay Visitor Centre Signature Tour Lunch included

Important Information

  • Your Hotel or accommodation name and address must be provided to us at the time of booking. You will receive your pick up time the day before your tour. please check you emails up to the night before your tour. Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time. Drivers will wait no longer than 5 minutes after the scheduled pickup time.

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