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Address: Esteli, Nicaragua
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Take a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Drew Estate’s Nicaraguan Cigar Factory...

Take a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Drew Estate’s Nicaraguan Cigar Factory and begin exploring the eco-tourism of Nicaragua. Visit our Esteli-based factory, La Gran Fabrica Drew Estate, and blend your own cigars using some of our most sought-after tobaccos.

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I did not do the tour so I cannot give a full five stars but I expect that to change very soon. After trying to arrange for a meeting I walked-in and was welcomed by Henry, their... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
Pavlos P
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I did not do the tour so I cannot give a full five stars but I expect that to change very soon. After trying to arrange for a meeting I walked-in and was welcomed by Henry, their Director of Tourism. He welcomed me into the estate and took time to field my questions and talk about cigars. He was welcoming... More 

1 Thank Pavlos P
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Not a single aspect of the Cigar Safari with Drew Estates can be aptly described without the qualifying phrase, "Like Kings". We ate like kings, drank like kings, slept like kings, and smoked like kings. The only thing preventing the previous list from continuing is my earnest desire to share the breadth of the experience, even if it's just a... More 

5 Thank AndrewCern
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing trip, amazing people. Highly recommended. Weather and food are top notch. Lots of cigar smoking, oh and the rum!

Thank Jon B
1 review
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

What an awesome time and experience. Great fun, great knowledge, perfect mix of company, culture, and relaxation. A must do for any aficionado.

Thank Donald L
Bridgeport, Connecticut
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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

It is absolutely mind blowing to see the amount of work that goes into making a cigar. The beautiful landscapes and friendly people are truly breathtaking. Don't not pass up a chance to make this trip it is out of this world.

2 Thank Rich F
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome trip! If you enjoy cigars it's a must. Drew Estate cuts no corners. Henry, Edward and Jessy made the experience.

Thank David P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I have always wanted to do a cigar tour and I'm glad we chose Drew Estate Cigar Safari to be our first. From the pick up in Managua to the fabulous lunch before heading to Esteli. It was a great combination of Nicaraguan history, company charity work and an end to end cigar learning experience. The best part were the... More 

Thank Gemsinvestments
1 review
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Anyone who has an interest in cigars will find the experience at Cigar Safari nothing short of life changing. No matter what level of interest you have in cigars, you will find much to love, and will learn more than you ever thought you would about the country of Nicaragua.

Thank Tripp W
1 review
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is a cigar smoker's dream. Great food, great stogies, great spirits, and new friends. I recommend this to aficionados and newcomers alike!

Thank Corey H
Lake Mary, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

When you walk thru the doors of the rolling floor, it's a Cigar Lover's Heaven!! Your can feel the love, the passion, the dedication, and the culture being proudly rolled into each cigar! From the education and knowledge that was shared with us from seed to stick- it is just mind blowing! The food, hospitality, and the generosity of all... More 

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