Enjoy a wonderful experience at the Rhumerie of Chamarel in the south west of Mauritius.

Surrounded by vast sugarcane plantations, pineapples and other tropical fruits, lies the Rhumerie of Chamarel. Discover it’s authenticity, visit of the distillery, rum tasting to a delicious meal at restaurant L’Alchimiste.

You’ll learn about rum making process whereby sugar cane plants are carefully selected to obtain highest quality juice extracts. Unique fermentation techniques are used to obtain finest aromas and specific flavours. Rum tastings is offered where you’ll have the opportunity to try a variety of agricultural rum.


  • 1 hour

Start time
  • The starting time is 09:30

Operating days
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

  • Chamarel, south west of Mauritius

  • Visit of the Rhumerie de Chamarel
  • Detailed explanation of rum making process
  • Rum tasting
  • Shopping at the Sugar Cane Spirit Shop
  • Tasty meal at restaurant L'Alchimiste

Rhumerie de Chamarel

Visit the Rhumerie de Chamarel distillery
  • Learn about detailed rum making process, sugarcane plants, unique fermentation techniques
  • How the sugarcane plants are carefully selected and picked to obtain pure juice extracts

Rum tasting
  • Try a selection of agricultural rums produced by the distillery
  • Sample a variety of rums such as: Chamarel Liquors, Exotic- Flavoured Rums, White Rum, Coeur de Chauffe and the Old Rum.

The Sugar Cane Spirit Shop
  • You can buy authentic products like the local rum, Mauritian crafts, jewels and exclusive line of clothes

Tasty meal at restaurant L'Alchimiste
  • Enjoy a unique cuisine including deer, creole rice, pickles and taste fine wines imported from France

How it works?

How to book
  1. Fill out the booking form on this page with your specific details and we will email you you within one hour with a personalized quote
  2. You can then review the quote and adjust the itinerary to best match your exact requirements
  3. Confirm your booking by replying back to receive a booking confirmation by email
  4. On the day of tour or activity, your driver will pick you up at your accommodation as specified in your booking
  5. Payment can be made in two ways:
    • On the day of the tour directly to the driver
    • Online via our website by Visa or MasterCard credit card
    • Online via PayPal (in USD only)

  • Our reservation team will be able to answer any question you may have
  • We can fully customize your trips

Travellers' Reviews

44 out of 5 stars (based on 2 reviews)

Visite et dégustation

April 5, 2019

Une visite valable, apprenez tout sur la canne à sucre et tous les usages, goûtez aux différentes saveurs et préparez-vous à acheter des bouteilles et des souvenirs!


Excellent Visit

March 22, 2019

The tour is short but very informative. Great place to be for rum tasting – 9 different types. The architecture of this place is unique.