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Address: Jamaica
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Activities: Group tours/walking tour
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If you wanna get punch drunk...

The Appleton Estate is definitely worth the drive and visit! Upon arrival, we were immediately directed toward the bar where we were served all you could drink rum punches with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The Appleton Estate is definitely worth the drive and visit! Upon arrival, we were immediately directed toward the bar where we were served all you could drink rum punches with raw sugar cane to chew. After a few rounds of punches, we started on the tour. We were able to watch sugar cane juice extracted via donkey turned press like... More 

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Saint Albans, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Peter, our personable guide, made our rum tour quite enjoyable. Of course, the rum punch we were served upon arrival also helped immensely. If you are nervous or easily become car sick, the long roller coaster ride to the southern part of the island will make the rum punch even more welcome. This estate is nestled in the middle of... More 

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Montego Bay, Jamaica
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

It was a great feeling for me to allow roadmaptours.info to be my vehicle of choice to take my friends and I to Appleton Estate, the trip was great. Appleton Estate wow the taste of that rum is fabulous, this place is a must to visit when you are in Jamaica.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Great tour and great great rum Yum!!! Definitely worth the time to take this tour very informative and the rum tasting was excellent also don't forget to buy a couple of bottles to take home. Rum Punch!!!

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Amarillo, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

What more can you say? RUM Great tour Rum punch drink when you get their and pour your own samples of a variety of Rums after the tour. You get to juice sugar cane (and sample the cane and juice). Molasses is made their as well as brown sugar.. you get to try that also. Kids enjoyed the tour (They... More 

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Pierrefonds quebec
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Appleton Rhum. Interesting to see how they produce the rhum Appleton. Ther tasting is great also. Don't drink and drive. You wil also taste the molasse produce from the sepration of teh rhum from the sugar cane, Taste it, this is different from the comemrcial molasse. I recommend this tour.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Includes (for US $25) a tour of the Rum factory. The guided tour was well narrated, and interesting - 45 minutes. Ended with a sourvenier rum sample, and a tasting session of the different rums. Ask for kid's discount (!) on that steep admission fees - it helps.

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knowlton qc canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We had a great day which included a stop at the Appleton rum factory. Worth the visit. Heck of a ride to get there and not for the faint of heart !

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

we hired a private car from Montego Bay. Really enjoyed our guided tour by our driver. We were able to see and learn a little bit about life in Jamaica. Our Appleton Estate Tour guide was fabulous, we learned the history,the process and so much more! As soon as you arrive they offer you a Rum drink, have the Rum... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I really enjoyed this tour. More so than the Bacardi Factory in PR. It was cool getting to see the whole process, from seeing how it used to be done, tasting the molasses, to seeing the warehouse with the aging rum, to the rum sampling. Very hospitable staff. I would recommend this tour to anyone going.

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Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica

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