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Welchman Hall Gully

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Address: Welchman Hall, Barbados
Phone Number: +1 246-438-6671
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A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open...

A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open to the public. There are several troops of monkeys are that fed between 1030am and 12pm daily. Also offering guided tours at 1030am Monday to Fridays during the months of December to April.

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Barbados Sightseeing Tour: Harrison's Cave, Bathsheba and Welchman Hall Gully
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$140*
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Beautiful and educatonal

We toured the Gully after seeing Harrison's Cave, which really works nicely, since the Gully was once a cave but caved in many years ago. The setting is really beautiful, and you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We toured the Gully after seeing Harrison's Cave, which really works nicely, since the Gully was once a cave but caved in many years ago. The setting is really beautiful, and you see not only very dense foliage, but also the remains of what were once stalactites from when it was a cave. Our tour guide was also a wealth... More 

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South East England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps not worth a purposeful trek out to unless you are a true arborist but it was a great juxtaposition to the rest of the island. It was cultivated originally for fruit for the plantation owners as the island was aggressively sugar cane planted. As a consequence it is a lovely gulley walk (with no views other than trees and... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here after a long day visiting Andromeda garden, Hunte's gardens and the Flower forest garden, but were pleased that we did as each is different and all are interesting. Welchman hall Gully is in some ways more 'natural' than some of the others, being created out of a natural gully. There's a clear paved route to follow and... More 

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Bridgetown, Barbados
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you visit Harrison's cave, visit Welchman hall Gully next door. Lots to see especially if you are a nature and plant lover.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We took a visit to Welchman Hall Gully and did a self-guided tour around the gully. We missed feeding time, as we read it was 10am, but actually was 10:30am (from memory), but there was no sign advising what time it would take place. The gully itself though is worth a visit with lots of interesting plans, and a very... More 

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Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed this gully a few times over the years. Always fun because it is always growing and changing. Worth the drive to get away from the city and enjoy a special place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Early Sunday morning April 10 2016. We were the first in the park and had a spiritual time. With only the sounds of different birds, monkeys, and a slight breeze, we enjoyed our stroll thru this beautiful gully. The occasional drop of moisture and the pristine air, and hundreds of different plants, made this a walk to remember.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Of the places we were going to visit in Bardados, this was at the bottom of my list. But what a pleasant surprise! It was fascinating. We had already been to Harrison's Cave which I'm glad we did first. The gully is part of the cave that has collapsed and a beautiful forest has grown there. The plants are marked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

we had a lovely visit to this attraction made better that we were the only people there, not sure why as well worth going. The walk is around a mile in length where you get to see some great plants and trees. On top of this you can watch the monkeys feed near the entrance or if lucky enough you... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

After getting lost we eventually found this beautiful place. Monkeys hadn't been fed so didn't venture out of the trees but we had a lovely relaxing walk just the same and saw lots of beautiful plants and wildlife. Finished off by the best ever tasting bajan fishcakes at the cafe. Omg gorgeous. Well worth a trip out.

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