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La Aurora Cigar Factory

Open today: 8:15 am - 3:30 pm
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La Aurora Cigar factory is a global tour around a Premium cigar factory, from seed to packaging. Our visitors obtained in less than an hour a complete view of the intricate process of making a cigar and about the history of La Aurora, the original...more
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Tamboril Free Zone | Santigo Tamboril Road, Santiago de los Caballeros 51000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-734-2563
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All reviews cigar factory tour guide excellent tour dominican republic whole process tamboril you will not be disappointed first hand his knowledge google maps amazing experience complete tour small group tour takes hand rolls well worth the visit different types
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a very short tour (about a hour) but it explains how they make cigars with enough depth to make it interesting and light enough to keep it from being boring. Our guide (Eugene - Eugenio) was very funny and knows his stuff. Nice gift...More

Thank AquilesC8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent for those interested in the fascinating world of cigars, even if you don't smoke. Mr. Eugenio gave us a wonderful and entertained guided tour through the factory, while showing us some highlights of cigar history and business. Excellent!!!!

Thank Edwin P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited La Aurora on September 10, 2018. My girlfriend doesn’t smoke cigars but she loves the smell and atmosphere. When we arrived Eugene met us out front of the factory. He was immediately friendly and welcoming. He took us inside and...More

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went today to the aurora Factory and made a tour. It was very good. It is free of charge, you just type it into google maps (the area is called tamboril) you can find two places in Santiago. Me and my gf went and...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I don’t smoke cigars. I was interested in the history of the cigar factory and I thought I was going to be bored out of my mind! I was so wrong! This is a great tour and even if you don’t smoke cigars, you will...More

Thank debbie d
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I took my brother and husband for a tour, when we got there a tour had already begun, I told them it was my husbands Birthday, and they were very accommodating they allowed my brother cousin and boyfriend to attend a tour that had already...More

Thank Veronica M
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

My family and I had an incredible time at the Aurora cigar factory. Eugenio, the Tour guide really went above and beyond. Completely recommend this tour for any cigar aficionado or anyone looking to learn about cigars in general.

Thank Juan H
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We were late into La Aurora and they still accommodated us with the most amazing tour. Eugenio Polanco lives and breathes everything that has to do with cigars: it's history, the process and the experience is truly worth the time. Relaxed atmosphere, you can take...More

Thank Valerie G
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Eugene the tour guide speaks 6 languages, very cool guy. He showed us the factory floor lets us get close to the action. Also get to taste a cigar and learn how to properly smoke a cigar

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Thank Aaron1111222
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Dominic, Ironman and me (Max) had an incredible experience at aurora factory! Eugiene our tour guide was amazing! He Took the time to explain us every details of the cigar world! I liked the fact that we were smoking cigar while touring! After the tour,...More

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23 July 2018|
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Response from ElFeliz | Reviewed this property |
Tour is free. If you have a reputable tourista/driver, reservations are not necessary. Suggestion: set aside a specific amount for cigar purchases, as the seduction to spend more can be overwhelming, especially if you... More
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20 March 2018|
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Response from Juan H | Reviewed this property |
Uber is insanely cheap and safe out there. That’s an option.
16 October 2017|
Response from acastillo01 | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know off.