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Yerette - A marvellous place

Yerette is a sanctuary for hummingbirds and visitors enjoy an atmosphere of tranquility and beauty... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2017
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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We booked our visit via e-mail and received our confirmation and directions via e-mail very... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2017
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

Yerette is a sanctuary for hummingbirds and visitors enjoy an atmosphere of tranquility and beauty and wonderful hospitality. Dr Fergueson is a storehouse of information about these birds and this really gives a context as you view these amazing birds.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 11, 2017

We booked our visit via e-mail and received our confirmation and directions via e-mail very promptly. Be advised that the directions to the place may appear difficult to follow but the place is far easier to find. The drive is steep in places and you...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank awhhaa
Reviewed January 10, 2017

We managed to spend four hours here and were totally fascinated about the humming birds. Theo has a very interesting and engaging way of imparting information. His wife Gloria is a great cook and our experience was enhanced by the beautiful gardens. Definitely worth putting...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Milonga
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Who would think that the little hummingbird is so amazing! Yerette's tour and photography show is astounding! The knowledge gained in that time was just priceless! I felt so proud to be a Trinbagonian knowing there are so many species of hummingbirds and all so...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank brittskrajkumar
Reviewed November 28, 2016

The garden is truly stunning and the owner's appreciation for this wildlife is charming. This hummingbird sanctuary is the best in the country and definitely beats out Asa Wright. The one downside to this garden is that the owner only allows people access if they...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Johnny L
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Hummingbirds rule the roost here with more feeders attracting more birds than you can imagine! They put on an excellent presentation to introduce you to the various species. Loved it!

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Tikibird
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Taken by friends who have visited before. It was a fabulous day, The talk is informative and interesting and lots of opportunities to see many species of hummingbirds close up. There is a light lunch and a video show of photographs taken by the host....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank endeanrowe
Reviewed August 8, 2016

We visited Dr Theo and his wife Gloria at their most stunning and wonderful hummingbird retreat in Maracas Valley. When planning your visit toTrinidad then this is one of the most important "things to do " while you are here. The visit is by invitation...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank J007r
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Although there are a lot of hummingbirds the area is only about as big as the balcony in Asa Wright. Where there are also just as much birds. As well as different animals and the forests to walk through. It would be ok if the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank 714cat
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Such beautiful and colorful birds, to be able to be amongst them and learn so much about them left us speechless. Great hosting and very professional handling.

Date of experience: June 2016
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July 31, 2016|
Response from travelm10 | 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
diane s
July 24, 2016|
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Response from travelm10 | 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
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.