One of the most well known brands of rum in the world has its home in the Virgin Islands -- Cruzan. Visitors are welcome to tour the factory and learn how rum is made now and how it has been made in eras long passed.
Guided tours of the factory take guests through the grounds, with a focus on the old windmill, while the tour guide educated guests about the history of rum distillation. A complimentary drink completed the tour.
Cruzan Rum Factory is located in Carlton, ensuring those staying in this part of the Virgin Islands will have the benefit of easy access to this distillery during their visit. If you wish to book your stay close to this distillery, there are a moderate selection of nearby accommodations to choose from.
|Guest house||1.2 mi. (2.4 km)||WSW|
|Frederiksted Hotel||Hotel||2.2 mi. (0.1 km)||W|
|Sand Castle on the Beach||Hotel||2.3 mi. (1.2 km)||W|
|Mount Victory Camp||Lodge||3.4 mi. (3.7 km)||NW|
There are many restaurants to pick from in the community near this distillery. The closest restaurant is Subway Carlton, which offers American fare. The eatery is a slight distance away, but removed enough that you will want to make arrangements for using some type of transportation to get there. and offer additional restaurant choices nearby where you have the chance to try a new dish and experience the Virgin Islands culture.
Tours are offered between 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. as well as 1:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Monday through Friday.
It costs for $5(USD) for adults to tour the Cruzan Rum Factory. Children 18 and under are permitted for $1(USD).
Phone Number: (340) 692-2280
Location: West Airport Road, Carlton, St. Croix
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