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Reviewed today via mobile

I visited Appleton's Estate with my wife, having previously visited whisky distilleries in Scotland. It was an absolutely fantastic experience with a really interesting and knowledgeable guide. And, even as a Scotsman, I have to admit it beats any of the whisky distilleries I have...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was a wonderful way to see the landscape of Jamiaca as the bus wound around the mountains and in the towns. Learning about the various types of rum, ingredients and the process of making it was interesting, and more interesting with every generous...More

Thank rnh5510
Reviewed 1 week ago

A terrific behind the scenes look at the making of the spirit of Jamaica from an incredibly generous host. You get to see the industrial process and sample the product, and the gift shop is reasonably priced.

1  Thank Joshua T
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Loved this Tour. Learned so much about Rum. Very interesting. Site was beautiful and relaxing. Welcome drink was yummy. St. Elizabeth is a hidden gem of Jamaica. Gorgeous mountain and valley views.

Thank Evette F
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Reasonably expensive but beautiful location and elegant interiors. The tasting of the ingredients along the stages of being processed and 3 types of rum at the end was entertaining. Obviously not suitable for children, which was great.

Thank r1chb
Reviewed 27 June 2018

A tour of the rum factory starts with a Rum cocktail . Next is a guided tour , taking you through all the stages of rum making , samples provided through tour . At the end of the tour you get to try 3 different...More

1  Thank nsperiam
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

A great experience, you get at least 4 opportunities to try the rum and learn history. A beautiful place in the mountains of Jamaica. Highly recommended!

Thank Valencia T
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to learn about the history behind how they make their rum. They do very good job keeping everyone engaged in the storytelling. I would recommend to anyone.

Thank Big M
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Starts and ends with rum tasting, sandwiching help yourself rum punch throughout. The tour takes you through the old and modern methods of production, allowing you to sample the product at each stage in the process. Informative and fun.

Thank Benbuzz
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The Joy Spence Experience is amazing! The tour is very informative and very tasty lol. At almost each stop there was a sample of something. The final stop is by far the best...three different rum samples to taste! Best experience ever for This rum lover!

Thank Carla C
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