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Nassau Rum and Food Walking Tour

  • Taste your way around Nassau without getting lost with the help of a guide
  • See more of Nassau in less time—ideal for a shore excursion
  • A great choice for first-time visitors with limited time
Nassau Rum and Food Walking Tour
From US$72.92
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Explore the rum-infused highlights of Nassau in just a few hours on this walking tour, ideal for a shore excursion or for first-time visitors with limited time. Learn about the Bahamas’ long history of rum making and visit a pirate-themed pub. Fill up on conch fritters, boozy sweets, and rum cocktails. A tour and tasting at John Watling’s Distillery at the historic Buena Vista estate is also included.
What to Expect
Meet your guide at a convenient central location in Nassau to start your tour. Walk between Nassau’s highlights and get your first taste of authentic Caribbean rum at Smuggler’s Beer Garden, a pirate-themed pub on George Street.

Then stop at three more spots to fill up on rum cocktails, conch fritters, rum-infused chocolates, and boozy rum cupcakes. Along the way, explore the streets of Downtown Nassau, see some of the buildings where Bahamian rum runners stored their rum in between smuggle runs, and hear stories about the island’s swashbuckling past.

Visit the historic Buena Vista estate and tour John Watling’s Distillery. Learn about rum making, barrel aging, and see the old-fashioned bottling process. Taste a variety of handcrafted rums, and then end your Nassau tour at the distillery.
Reviews (149)
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Tasty Travels

My husband and I took the rum tasting excursion from Sandals Royal Bahamian. We ended up being the only people on the tour, so we essentially got a private tour. Our guide was knowledgeable, amusing, and upbeat, which made the tour enjoyable. We tasted about...More

Thank CassandraAKD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A great experience overall for less money than a cruiseline excursion.

My usual review format is this: Overview, The Good, The Bad, and sometimes The Ugly. Here we go. Overview: This was a really fun tour! We started at Pirate Republic Brewing, which is a neat little craft beer place near the waterfront/cruise terminal. A little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ZeroTX
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile
Great experience

Jamie was very friendly and answered all of our nosey questions;) overall, interesting tour and great guide

Thank Emilia T
Reviewed 16 September 2018
JUST DO IT - Bites on Booze Avenue: Bacardi Bar-Hopping Tour!

"Russel" was the best! Good info on the area and the industry...and the locations, the people, the food, and of course the rum - for the price could not be beaten. Was a great start to our cousins/30th bday cruise. HIGHLY recommend, but only to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank BNR_101
Reviewed 25 August 2018
Interesting nformation about Rum and Architecture - Great Photo Ops

Jaime was our guide and was fantastic. It was only the two of us however Jaime was professional and fun, we learned a lot, tasted a lot, and had a fantastic time. Highly recommended

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tboo_71
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21 June 2018|
Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
I assume anyone can go on the tour - drinking rum is a very small part of the sight seeing
23 May 2018|
Response from jlglatz | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know that answer.