Colombian Rum & Chocolate Tasting

Sample the Best Colombian Rums With an Expert Mixologist

Try the nectar of the Gods with a premium rum tasting that walks you through the history and brewing processes of Colombia’s most prized alcoholic exports. There’s no better-tasting way to slide into a Caribbean groove.

  • This Is What We Love

    • Sampling some top-notch beverages paired with local chocolate
    • Learning the fascinating back story behind Colombia’s biggest alcohol export with one of Colombia’s top five mixologists
    • The chance to sample some rare rum breeds, top tipples that you won’t find in any other bar in Cartagena
  • What's Included

    • A shot of 5-6 quality rums paired with Colombian chocolate
    • A welcome cocktail
    • Samples of 5-6 quality rums paired with Colombian chocolate
    • Finger food
    • A fascinating introduction into the rum and cocktail culture in Colombia


  • Who Will Enjoy It

    Hemingway fanatics who want to live out their very own rum diaries fantasy with a pro

  • What to Bring

    A camera

  • Make Tour Private

    This is a shared experience great for meeting likeminded people. We can arrange for this activity to come to you for an extra cost. If you would like a private experience, please tick the checkbox during checkout.

    Travelling solo but don’t want to pay extra for a private tour? Let us know your preferred dates and we’ll see what we can do to get you involved with another group. Email us on: [email protected]

  • Ask Your Local Expert

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  • The Details

    Days: Mon-Sun: 10:00-22:00

    Duration: 1-1.5 hours

    $80 per person
    $95 per person (high season) ?
    Dec 15 - Jan 15
    Easter Week

    Phone Number: +57 318 516 7767

    Rating: TIC Rating

    Rating: Trip Advisor

  • The Lowdown

    Colombian Rum & Chocolate Tasting

    Savour the rich and golden fruits of Colombia’s best liquor with an extra special masterclass that slots perfectly into your early evening holiday schedule.

    This comprehensive workshop transports you from your bar stool to Colombia’s coast and mountains with a tongue-tingling selection of national rums and chocolate.

    This experience is not about downing shots, but gaining a deep understanding of Colombia’s diverse rum history through the art of rum cocktails, mixed drinks and shots.


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    • Concierge Services

      Aside from being fully certified, our team of bilingual guides and concierges aim to go above and beyond to ensure you have the best Cartagena vacation imaginable. Our talented team of travel advisors thrives on left-field requests and strives to make your Cartagena travel dreams a reality. We're here to help good people do great things, which means creating meaningful connections and transformations through travel. Your concierge will make sure you meet the people that will elevate your trip beyond your expectations

    • Quality Assurance

      All the tours and tailor-made trips that make it into our list of activities have been hand-picked or created by our team of talented travel experts. Our goal at This Is Cartagena is to champion regenerative and sustainable tourism that's good for the visitor and good for the destination. We celebrate what makes a destination unique by collaborating with local, independent providers, the personalities that make Cartagena and Colombia so incredible and work with them to ensure the very highest service levels to guarantee a better vacay all the way

    • Insider Intel

      Our team of talented travel advisors are here on-the-ground 24/7, all-year-round and really do know Cartagena and Colombia better than anyone else. We know everyone and everything there is to know in town and love to introduce visitors to the types of personalities that will make your trip to Colombia extra special. We're storytellers at heart and enjoy creating unforgettable travel tales with good people that want to do great things. We've got the lowdown on what's happening in the city and know all of those off-the-beaten path places that will allow you to leave the tourist trail to everyone else 


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  • Sumluvv


    Reviewed: 17 August 2018

    Willie was a superb tour guide. Friendly, knowledgeable, energetic and fun! We learned so much about the city and went to unexpected places.

  • Yinka A

    Yinka A

    Reviewed: 17 August 2018

    Very unique tour experience. Cocktails were great, and we even got to make our own.

  • Dinara2012


    Reviewed: 14 June 2017

    We highly recommend This Is Cartagena if you want to have an unforgettable trip in one of the most beautiful towns in the world.

  • Sobetan


    Reviewed: 14 June 2017

    This is my second visit and this time we stayed inside the walled city, so much better that staying outside, all the pretty places are walking distance, find out about the hottest months in this city so you can avoid these months

  • Carinita2


    Reviewed: 06 June 2017

    Is one of the places that everybody should go. The city has been good preserved. Has a nice atmosphere around it. Many places to eat or drink. Also many shows around.

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