Depart your hotel for a scenic drive as we make our way to the home of the “World’s Best Tasting Rhum”, where Topper’s Rhum is handmade, bottled, and packaged with precision. Topper’s Rhum has won over twenty-five international awards and 1st place in 2019’s USA Today’s 10BEST Rum Distillery in the Caribbean.
A knowledgeable guide will give you a hands-on tour as you walk through our 6,000 sq. ft. distillery. You will learn a little history of rum and rum making in the Caribbean and a behind the scenes look at how we ferment, distill and filter rum. After that you will see our blending process and how we expertly bottle our handcrafted rums. You will learn how we insure our products meet the highest quality standards and how we create our rums and even try some of our 100+ flavors that are in development. Next you will be invited to our tasting barrels where you can enjoy unlimited samplings of our six signature rums and our famous rum cake. You will then enter our barrel aging room and experience how to properly nose and taste rum. Following the guided tour, you will have time to shop for unique St. Maarten gifts, our signature rums and limited edition specialty rums that are only available for purchase at the distillery.
Leaving the distillery, you will take a drive across the Caribbean’s largest lagoon to Topper’s award-winning restaurant. At Topper’s you will enjoy a traditional Caribbean BBQ in a fun Caribbean cottage. Your delicious lunch will include BBQ chicken, fried local plantain, rice and peas, West Indian sautéed vegetables and a rum or fruit punch.
A leisurely sight-seeing drive will take you back to your hotel.
Child (11-17): US$62.50
Child (0 -10): US$50
3 Hours and 45 minutes
Daily 3 PM, 4 PM, 5PM
Welcome rum punch, Unlimited commercial flavor rum and rum cake tasting, traditional Caribbean BBQ