Pirate Rum Factory & Taino Cave Tour
The tour begins with a private pick up at your Punta Cana hotel where you will be transported to the Taino Cave Museum entrance. The entrance is a carving of a giant-sized Taino god and is a great spot to take your first pictures. The tour guide will then give you your hard hat and take you into the cave where you will then traverse the cave along with the tour guide as he explains the rich history of the Caribbean. The tour is well received as something different, interesting and informative. You will learn about the history dating back 500 years before Christopher Columbus. You will learn about the Taino Indians and the affect that the Spanish conquistadors had of the native inhabitants. After the cave tour you will visit the Pirate Rum Factory where you will learn how the famous pirate rum is produced and infused naturally with indigenous fruits of the Dominican Republic. The rum is an original recipe produced by pirates who sailed to the Caribbean more than 300 years ago. You will also get to view the gorgeous hand-painted bottles that are truly works of art! At the end of the tour you will enjoy a sampling of 8 famous pirate rum flavors including coconut, coconut punch, coffee, passion fruit, pineapple, banana, lime, and mamajuana. Don't be shy and ask for more or better yet buy a bottle to take home!