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Made in St. Maarten
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Awaken and nourish your five senses by exploring authentic tropical flavors from both cultural sides of St. Maarten /St. Martin. Your island tour around St. Martin includes a Caribbean cooking demonstration, a visit to a rum producing company with a tasting, a visit to an authentic island perfumery and free time on the beach.
Start with a scenic drive in our air-conditioned tour bus to Toppers Restaurant for a Caribbean food demonstration. A reputable chef will demonstrate several cooking methods and recipes typical of the Caribbean. Using local ingredients and spices of the region you will sample a couple of dishes and one will be created in front of you to try. You’ll have approximately an hour to enjoy the sun, sea and sand at the beach two minutes away. Next stop is Toppers rum distillery where locally crafted flavored rum is produced. You’ll be fascinated by the century old tradition of creating flavored rum using tropical fruits, spices and other aromatics. Free tastings are also part of this fun experience. Continue on to the islands only working perfumery “Tijon” where you’ll receive a guided tour on the French fine art of traditional perfume making. A Master Perfumer will reveal the secrets of perfume creation.
Need to Know:
Note: At Toppers Restaurant you may choose to stay at the restaurant and purchase food and drinks or take a walk on the beach. There is uneven terrain at the beach.
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Scenic & City Tours
Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
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