Casa del Ron in Varadero welcomes thousands and thousands of curious people throughout the year. Every day, all types of rums of the different brands manufactured in Cuba are displayed for sale. The customer can participate in the guided tour which includes tasting some of these liqueurs and take home one or more bottles of the rum of his choice.
More than ten years old and in operation since 2001, the Casa del Ron has a renewed design. The entire exterior area has been renovated to attract the walker. Upon entering, the visitor will find himself in a medium-sized enclosure divided into several areas that can be visited.
The first thing that catches the eye is the eight-square-meter model, the designers have taken great care to show the details of the production process of brandy and rum in miniature in the largest of the Antilles.
During the tour you will be able to get to know the origins in Cuba, of what were the first spirits fermented with sugar cane. The specialized guides will tell you details about the introduction of this plant on the island under Diego de Velázquez in the 16th century. The visitor will leave this site knowing about the complete process of rum production in Cuba in past and present centuries.
You can made a similar visit at Casa del Ron in Old Havana. Both Houses fulfill their daily task of making known to all the historical process of formation of the national brands of world famous rum.
Casa del Ron is located close to Casa del Chocolate in Varadero.
For visit: Avenida 1ra esquina 63, Varadero (23.154747, -81.24819). Telephone: +53 4566 8393
by: Leunam Rodríguez