Secret Food Tour in Key West's Historic Seaport
Experience a gastronomic and cultural experience with a small, intimate group as you sample Front Street foods like conch ceviche, taste locally flavored rum at...
DescriptionExperience a gastronomic and cultural experience with a small, intimate group as you sample Front Street foods like conch ceviche, taste locally flavored rum at a historic rum distillery, and more when you book this exciting tour in Key West. Your tour includes five stops to popular Key West attractions like Mallory Square and the Key West Historic Seaport, where you will get to spend a total of three and a half hours indulging in tasty delights like lobster dish and key lime pie on a stick, catching sights of luxury yachts and learning about Key West's rich history.Your expert English-speaking guide will show you around town to places you might not find on your own like Front Street and a rum distillery where you will have the option to taste delicious rum punch and more. With so many options to taste authentic, delicious food, and learn about this historic city, this tour is ideal for history buffs and foodies alike!Kick-off your tour with a stop at the historic Mallory Square, a popular Key West attraction known for its sunset celebrations. Follow your guide through this colorful public square as you begin to learn about some of Key West's earliest industries such as Cuban cigar-making and wrecking. Make a stop for an ocean-side feast and devour a delicious lobster dish with savory and sweet exotic flavors of mango salsa. Next, head to a tiny hideaway beach off Front Street to dine on some of the favorite foods of the locals today and yesteryear's Cuban cigar workers, such as conch ceviche and an authentic Cuban sandwich.Your tour continues with a stop at Key West's Historic Seaport, a popular, centuries-old port that attracts tourists today where shrimpers, spongers, and maritime fishermen have been calling home for over the past 200 years. Catch a glimpse of luxury yachts and iconic ships like Florida's and Key West's official flagship the Schooner Western Union while enjoying the stories your guide shares about this seaport's colorful past. Take your taste buds on a tour of this historic, bustling seaport as you stop to taste the savory local shrimp flavors of the pink gold wrap and indulge in the sweet taste of key lime pie on a stick.Wrap up your culinary and cultural experience with a 25-minute tour of the famous Rum Distillery. This centuries-old distillery has a long history as it was a Coca-Cola bottling factory and a saloon before transforming into a rum distillery. Learn how the distillery makes and processes the rum, including why it uses saltwater-soaked aged American oak casks. Conclude your tour by indulging in tasty rums like Strawberry Basil Smash and rum punch before heading back to the port area.From discovering a historic seaport to devouring delicious Key West key lime pie on a stick, there's much to see and do on this tasty, cultural excursion. Reserve your spot today and get ready to make unforgettable memories while in beautiful Key West!
A short walk from the cruise ship berths and drop off for the cruise ship shuttle.
Preparation AdviceWe recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes and casual, comfortable weather-appropriate clothing. We also suggest a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen in the summer.