Have a sip and stroll through Key West’s craftiest bars and hidden local gems enjoying 5 local cocktails and 2 generous tastings. Discover the iconic stories behind Key West’s signature drinks, like the Hemingway Daiquiri, and explore the sights, sounds and 'intoxicating' flavors of the Tiki-era, each of its 5 stops revealing a new secret. Travel off Duval Street and into neighborhood bars that locals frequent. Sample delectable bites and nibbles between drinks to get a taste of what the island life is all about. Curated with fun-lovers in mind, this upscale bar crawl is ideal for those who are more inclined to mingling and exploring Key West’s vibrant bar scene. Tastings include Asian fried cauliflower bites and a taco of your choice, 5 delicious hand-crafted cocktails, locally-made beer, and much more. Group size is limited to 12 people to ensure personal service from the guide.
The tour begins at a casual neighborhood bar to grab your first cocktail and nosh on a fun selection of comfort foods. Next, you'll move on to a historic hospital turned boutique hotel and into its posh 'Heaven and Hell' themed bar to drink a Hemingway famed concoction. From there you'll stop for a craft beer inside a historically haunted mansion, to a newly renovated nod to the tiki era serving tantalizing tropical tinctures that are lit on fire, finishing strong with a simple, yet mesmerizing margarita and pork taco. You'll admire the island architecture and leave the tour with an understanding of the life and heritage of the residents, as well as recommendations about other activities and restaurants to visit in Key West during your travels. The tour ends close to Mallory Square, just in time to catch an iconic Sunset Celebration.