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Yerette

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Valley View | Located in Maracas Valley St Joseph, not Maracas Bay., Maracas Bay, Trinidad
+1 868-663-2623
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Beautiful Yerrette with Mr Nick Sensational Tours

Yerrrette is inspirational. If you are lucky you will hear some of Theo Fergusons personal life... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
OZTraveller324
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Although not an avid birdwatcher I do enjoy nature and beauty and this location certainly fits the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Valley View | Located in Maracas Valley St Joseph, not Maracas Bay., Maracas Bay, Trinidad
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Yerrrette is inspirational. If you are lucky you will hear some of Theo Fergusons personal life philosophy as well as understanding his profound commitment to hummingbird conservation and understanding. We were immersed in hummingbirds at a physical and spiritual level - peaceful and beautiful experience...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although not an avid birdwatcher I do enjoy nature and beauty and this location certainly fits the bill. The variety and quantity of wild hummingbirds is astounding. As a bonus the talk by the creator Theodore imparted many details of the birds coupled with in...More

Thank graham g
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am not into ornithology or bird watching but Theo managed to fascinate me with his tour and catching stories about these beautiful birds. His garden managed to give me some peace after all the buzzing and chaos of Trinidad. It was wonderful just standing...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our trip to Yerette very much. Theo is a wonderful photographer with such a detailed knowledge and love of the hummingbirds and his wife's lunch was delicious. We did find the talks rather long. However, the hummingbirds in the garden were wonderful. Theo...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2017

We only had four days in Trinidad and were advised by a local friend not to miss Yerette. I am so glad we took his advice. The hummingbirds are spectacular and the information provided by Theo was great. He covered incredible details about the hummingbird...More

Thank madomy
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

Only someone with a heart of stone could fail to be captivated by Theo Ferguson's fabulous hummingbird garden and infectious enthusiasm. A visit will take 2-3 hours, with an introductory talk by Theo, a meal and a slide show. Listen, learn and become a hummingbird...More

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Reviewed November 24, 2017

On recommendations from TA and other sources we decided to make the long journey from Toco to the Maracas Valley to this wonderful spectacle for ourselves. It was a 2 1/2 hour journey each way from our hotel but we would not have missed it...More

Thank Ian B
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

It was a true honor for me to visit this hummingbird sanctuary and our host mr. Theo Ferguson was very hospitable and more than friendly and eager to share his in depth knowledge of these wonderfull little, often misunderstood or easy to overlooked wondrous birds....More

Thank Les T
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Uncle is passionate about humming birds, good at telling stories and takes great pictures. Auntie does what the best aunties do, she feed you nice food served with love. As for the birds, they are truly magical. Thank you Theo and Gloria for sharing your...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I went on this tour yesterday and strongly recommend that you visit. It is indeed a beautiful & unique experience, where you can detach yourself from the rest of the world whilst standing still in this intimate garden space where you can catch a glimpse...More

Thank Giovanna T
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mardi59
July 31, 2016|
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Response from travel m | Reviewed this property |
Its about 45mins-1.5hrs drive depending on traffic and you can spend anywhere between 1-2 hours including hi-tea and a video show
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diane s
July 24, 2016|
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Response from travel m | Reviewed this property |
If you aren't accustomed to steep driving, I would suggest you don't take your car as it is very steep and even good drivers would find going up a little difficult. Parking down and walk is a good idea if you have good... More
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melanie w
March 23, 2015|
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Response from Wendell G | Reviewed this property |
You should go with a Tour Guide, call 781-9984. If he is not available on the day you would like to go, ask him for a Guide.
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