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We joined the guided tour. Our guide had a great sense of Humor and a lot of Knowledge about the... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
All about Rhum and other attractions

If you have no idea how Rhum is made and also why this is the most popular drink on the island go... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Markus L
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« An encounter with an island, its population and a product »Recently set up in Reunion Island, the Saga du Rhum museum was officially opened in December 2008. Located at the heart of the island’s oldest family distillery, still in activity today...more
Chemin Fredeline, Saint-Pierre 97453, Reunion Island
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All reviews audio guide nice museum rum production worth a visit distillery shop signs rums industries learning sugar punch sale end information history french
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Speaking. Interesting to see rhum production, probable rating would be higher if I understand french better. But english translation was very modest, especially if you compare it with a time ( and speed...) french guide spent for talking...

Thank Vouhca
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Its a nice museum with lots of history, information and even tasting. The only thing missing is a little more interactio for the guest would be nice. Reading and listening dosnt help to make the history alive. But for a quick trip, this is nice...More

Thank Judith H
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We caught the local bus which was easy and cheap. When you arrive go to the right rather than to the office. Tour is in French but there are English headsets. Lots of rum tasting at the end which was great to try lots of...More

Thank Warren S
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

The visit with a guided tour was quite ok, but not a must do. Unfortunately, the tasting at the end was also not very good and the service was absolutely not enthusiastic. In case you are also visiting Mauritius, I would prefer Chamarel. The distillery...More

Thank NicoleReimer
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We joined the guided tour. Our guide had a great sense of Humor and a lot of Knowledge about the rum production. Very interesting!

Thank 007Bex
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

It was interesting to learn about the sugar and rum industries but also about the history of the island. There is lots to read but you can take as long as you want and I was pleased to see it was written in English as...More

Thank Sue5259
Reviewed 8 November 2017

If you have no idea how Rhum is made and also why this is the most popular drink on the island go and learn. If you know go and try the different variations of Rhum at the end of the tour and maybe you find...More

Thank Markus L
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a really great outing if you have an hour or two to spend on something while in the area. It is the only family owned distillery on the island. There are guides tours (in French) but audio guides can be rented for €2....More

Thank Charlene S
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Having done the Bois Rouge factory visit a few days before we thought we would not learn much here but in fact both visits are very complementary. Had an enthusiastic and competent guide and learned not only about the Ron history but also about the...More

Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

La Saga du Rhum is located just outside of St Pierre. The museum is well set up, although the signs are mostly in French. Make sure to take an audioguide if not fluent. The museum details the history of rum from sugar cane juice and...More

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12 December 2017|
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Response from Markus L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sue Unfortunately, no direct bus available. You might get a bus with a stop nearby, but still quite a distance to walk. If you like that ask at tourist office for help. Otherwise, take a taxi...Cheers, Markus