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Bacardi Distillery and Old San Juan Tour

Delight in the tastes of a Puerto Rico rum tour as we explore Old San Juan with this combined walking and driving tour that ends with a visit to the Bacardi distillery.


What to Expect

Drive through Old San Juan and explore 400 years of rich Spanish legacy with our small group tour. This is a comfortable combination of driving around, exploring by foot and visiting the Bacardi distillery!

You will be picked up from your accommodation in our air-conditioned vehicle and transported to the historical town, Old San Juan. During the drive through Old San Juan, you will receive lots of information on historical landmarks that you see around you. You might feel that you’ve been thrown back into the past with over 400 well-preserved buildings in the old city! Old San Juan is thesecond oldest city in America, a UNESCO World Heritage Site as well as a U.S. Historic Zone.

In Old San Juan you will have 2 stops to explore the sights, eat or shop.

We continue to the Bacardi Distillery. Here you will learn about the past, present, and future of the world’s most awarded rum and spirit and relive the history and see how Bacardí evolved from being a small rum manufacturer to becoming the Untameable Spirit that it is today with their Historical Tour. You will receive a free alcoholic beverage and souvenir cup!


Tour Sites

  • Plaza of San Jose
  • San Jose Church
  • Paseo de la Princesa
  • San Juan Gate
  • Castillo de San Cristobal
  • La Fortaleza – Palacio de Santa Catalina
  • Cathedral of San Juan Bautista
  • Calle San Sebastian
  • Museo de Las Americas
  • Plaza de Armas
  • Fort El Morro
  • Bacardi Distillery and more!

Tour Itinerary

Please note that the times below are approximate times and local circumstances may change the order of activities.

  • 8:30 a.m. Pick ups and driving tour through Old San Juan + 2 stops to sightsee by foot, eat and shop
  • 11:30 a.m. Arrive at Casa Bacardi / receive drink & visit the shop
  • 12:15 p.m. Historical Tour starts!
  • 1:00 p.m. Historical Tour finished + Drop offs
  • 1:30 p.m. Tour finished

Important Information

  • This tour is conducted in English, but can be conducted in Spanish by request.
  • Shorts, flip-flops or sneakers are a go! Dress comfortably and remember that Puerto Rico is hot. The van is air conditioned but our stops will be outside. At the Bacardi Distillery, it is very cold inside due to the air conditioning.
  • You will be picked up at the address of your accommodation in the San Juan metropolitan area. Guests staying in Old San Juan or arriving on cruise ships will be picked up from central meeting point Plaza Colon, taxi stand. Your pick up and drop off location will be the same, unless requested different.
  • We require a minimum of 2 people to operate this tour. The maximum of people per group is 11. In case the minimum numbers are not reached, a full refund will be granted or you will have the option to reschedule.

Available Time

Sunday8:30am
Tuesday8:30am
Wednesday8:30am
Thursday8:30am
Friday8:30am
Saturday8:30am

Duration

5 hours

Address

  • You will be picked up at the address of your accommodation in the San Juan metropolitan area. Guests staying in Old San Juan or arriving on cruise ships will be picked up from central meeting point Plaza Colon, taxi stand. Your pick up and drop off location will be the same, unless requested different.

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 7 calendar days in advance, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 calendar days in advance, you will be charged a 50% cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 calendar days in advance, you will be charged a 100% cancellation fee.
  • No refund is given due to late cruise ship arrival.
  • No refunds are given due to late arrival for pick up.