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Zimbali Tours at Zimbali Retreats

Zimbali Tours at Zimbali Retreats
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Journey back in time and experience the real Livity of the Rastafarian culture first hand. Begin with a fresh juice at Zimbali and then the journey begins. Through the sugar cane, cross the river- 1st stop is 'Gracie's Spring'- the giver of life to...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Canaan Mountain, Negril, Jamaica
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+1 876-485-2789
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All reviews rasta tour farm tour owners mark farm to table cooking class tour of the grounds star fruit african drumming pumpkin soup plantains open fire fresh coconut amazing experience off the beaten path clifford alicia hike
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

This trip is definitely worth it. You experience an educational tour of the Zimbali Farms tucked away in the Canaan mountain and end the tour with an amazing 4-course lunch filled with fresh items picked straight from the farm. The owners are very welcoming and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ChanitaTravels
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Zimbali is a little paradise in the mountains of Jamaica. The peaceful retreat is nestled among some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country, surrounded by a farm, hiking paths and charming restaurant and guest house. The dinner is an interactive experience not to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank NAD2707
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We are SO glad we did this tour. What an amazing experience we had. They greet you with the most yummy juice, Pineapple and star fruit. Then you begin your hike up the mountain (7 miles). I recommend you wear shoes with good traction. You...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jessica Conrad J
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Food was incredibly delicious and fresh. Tour of the grounds was a very special experience. African drumming was the crowning touch. The only surprise for us was that there was an extra fee added at check out for the ride to/from. Nothing to freak out...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Marla B
Reviewed July 23, 2018

After a short tour of the farm, we had an amazing dinner in the kitchen. It was intimate and delicious. The chef's cooked the food in front of us. All local ingredients in an amazing array of colors, textures and tastes

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank divingbebe1492
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Zimbali is a beautiful place in the mountains off the beaten track in Westmoreland. I was particularly excited to go on the rasta tour led by Fyah because I am a keen foodie. This was without a doubt the best foodie experience ever. Not only...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank aj_travels_23
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Staying in Negril, we decided to take a trip to zimbali. Our taxi meandered pot holes through the winding road to Zimbali. We were greeted by Rojay, who gave us a drink and orientated us to Zimbali while we waited on our guide. Clifford and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Zimbaliretreats, Owner at Zimbali Tours at Zimbali Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2018

Pretty rough on a woman with a 6 month old baby sleeping intermittently, 16 employees, 10 subcontractors, a farm, a retreat, a brother in the hospital, taking care of her Grandparents and who is the Empress Momma of about 6 communities and 2 schools.. A...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

So glad my local friend and driver (Bryan Dennison of Easy Breezy Tours) told me about this off the beaten path experience- we all had a wonderful day up on the mountain and a spectacular lunch meal. Worth repeating and recommending! Thanks to Eli and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank ADV1104
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Stayed a few nights at Zimbali Retreats in Canaan Mountain ~ an experience everyone would love. Owners Mark & Alecia are creative in their offerings of nature relaxation and walks in their organic working farm. The cooking demo and delicious entrees are beautifully presented. The...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank irie1luv
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We came as a group for the farm tour and farm to table lunch. It was a really great experience. Clifford ran our farm tour. He was very welcoming and knowledgeable. Loved to see everything growing in such a natural and lush surroundings. Beautiful and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Melanie A
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hottyhotty
May 24, 2018|
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Response from Zimbaliretreats | Property representative |
Hello :) Thanks for the question- please just give us a call 876-252-3232 or go to tripadvisor/restaurants/negril and you can book there as well :) Blessings- mark
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hottyhotty
May 24, 2018|
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Response from Zimbaliretreats | Property representative |
Hello :) Thanks for the question- please just give us a call 876-252-3232 or go to tripadvisor/restaurants/negril and you can book there as well. The dinner begin at 5pmand we pickup anywhere in Negril at 4pm for $15/person... More
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January 17, 2018|
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Response from Zimbaliretreats | Property representative |
Hello Crystal- Thanks for the question :) We have African drumming on Wednesday & Fridays. The show starts at 5pm and thedrummers play throughout the night. You can reserve whenever you like, but better to reserve a few... More
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