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Address: Spring, Bequia
Phone Number: +1 784-458-3414
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Description: A fun guided Plantation Tour. Visit the ruins of an historic 280 year old...
A fun guided Plantation Tour. Visit the ruins of an historic 280 year old sugar mill and explore a lush and tropical working plantation with orchards producing guava, mango oranges, grapefruit, bananas, breadfruit, Bequia plums, and a variety of wonderful and exotic crops. You get to crush your own sugar cane to make juice, sample many of the fruits and vegetables in season and learn about coconuts, bananas and the uses of the various herbs and flowers you will see. 'Plantation Tours' ec$10 per person. Children welcome.
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A Bequia Must-Do

My friends and I were staying in Lower Bay but had friends at Firefly and decided we'd make the trip over the hill to join them for a Firefire Plantation tour. It was the best... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Rob K
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My friends and I were staying in Lower Bay but had friends at Firefly and decided we'd make the trip over the hill to join them for a Firefire Plantation tour. It was the best EC$10 we spent all weekend. The atmosphere was very laid back but really informative and fun. Ezra was our guide and let us sample everything... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

A very interesting tour of a plantation. The Plantation used to grow indigo, sugar cane, copra and other crops for export to the United Kingdom. Today they grow other crops for use more locally, there is no export. You can still see indigo and sugar cane growing and there are the historical remains of the indigo processing tubs and sugar... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

This place is exceptionally beautiful. Rooms are very clean and surroundings peaceful and quiet. Staff was pleasant. Food was great. Everything very well thought out and this place is definitely for couples. Unfortunately i went with my friend so showers are designed for couples(open plan) and everything is romantic. No tv in rooms(no distractions). All fruit drinks i had tasted... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

I stayed in the hotel for several nights and did the tour on one of the days. Ezra did the tour excellently. He showed us a huge range of plants including gauva, coconut, mango, lime, lemon, tamarind and many others. He also showed us how sugar cane was processed and the plantations bee hives. Overall a great experience and great... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

They have lots of different kinds of fruit on the tour that you get to sample straight from the plant. Ezra did a great job of showing us how the fruit is harvest and processed. Gunno our taxi driver added to the explanations as well.

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FireflyHotelsMB, Manager at Firefly Plantation Bequia, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed the Plantation. Ezra says 'Hi' and he was pleased to be able to show you around. More 

Sandy, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Well worth a visit and only a short taxi ride from the town. Plantation tour a must a d really cheap. relax in the pool and then have a scrumptious evening meal. A bit pricey but an experience not to be missed.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We were staying at the hotel so did the tour as part of our stay. Esera, our guide, was delightful and gave us lots of interesting and fun facts. This is not some boring history tour, it's a fun stroll through the Plantation listening to the guides stories and tasting the fruits as you go. We were joined by the... More 

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Regina, SK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We booked a tour online of the Firefly Plantation, and we were very impressed with the entire plantation and enjoyed learning about the fruits grown and produced here. We were able to taste fresh almonds (a treat for me, as I love almonds!), which were soft and very tasty - not like the hard, dried versions I am used to.... More 

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Dominica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Firefly was an amazing experience. Let me share that we don't mind spending good money on a nice place for our holiday, but I usually find I am disappointed because the accommodation, based on what we paid ends up being below our expectations….not here! I find the room over delivers, they should be charging more! There is a ton of... More 

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Bequia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Outstanding decor on covered outside overlooking the old sugar cane plantation and buildings. Food and service was excellent. Service was personal and prompt. Highly recommend! We will return. We were there only for lunch but the dinner menu looked outstanding and very reasonably priced.

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FireflyHotelsMB, Manager at Firefly Plantation Bequia, responded to this review

Thanks Mark! We are so glad you enjoyed the Roti. Thank you for visiting the Firefly. More 

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Address: Spring, Bequia
Phone Number: +1 784-458-3414
Location: Caribbean  >  St. Vincent and the Grenadines  >  Bequia

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