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Bunches of Fun Banana Farm Tours

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Two Retired Educators Take a Tour of Banana Plantation

This was a fantastic tour of a working banana farm on a harvest/boxing day! Evin and her helpers... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rhobo12
Educational but Fun

Though this place is off the beaten path and not the usual type of attraction you might visit, it's... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
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Bunches of Fun Banana Farm Tours are set on Sagitun Farm, just minutes away from resorts on the Placencia Peninsula and a quick drive from Dangriga and Hopkins. We are Belize's original banana farm tour. Reservations are essential.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Mile 8 Placencia Highway | Riversdale, Placencia 00000, Belize
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+501 624-4297
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a fantastic tour of a working banana farm on a harvest/boxing day! Evin and her helpers gave us an excellent opportunity to understand the growth of the banana plant, all of human touches each plant needs to grow its fruit. Who knew that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rhobo12
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Though this place is off the beaten path and not the usual type of attraction you might visit, it's well worth a stop! There was so much to learn and see during our tour. Ha, who knew there was so much about bananas that a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

Best banana resort I have ever been to, 10/10 IGN. I am Amazed with how amazing this was. truly a magical experience. 😊

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Christopher T
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Decided to do the tour on our way from Hopkins to Placencia. What a wonderful morning. Who knew that there was so much to learn about bananas! You get to walk through the fields and see how the entire process works from starting out to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

We took this tour on our last day in Belize! I will never look at bananas the same. It was so cool to see how they grow and harvested!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Our family of four with two teenagers really enjoyed this in-depth tour of a working banana farm. They take you through the whole process of growing, tending to, harvesting, and packing the bananas. The live demonstrations of each step were great. We asked a million...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 5, 2018

My daughter really wanted to do this tour and truthfully, I wasn't looking forward to it. Luckily, I was pleasantly surprised! It was really informative and really interesting. I don't think I'll ever look at bananas the same way again! The banana chips at the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

I took my five home-schooled children on a "field trip" to the banana farm. They were worried it would be boring--but it was anything but. The facility is clean and air conditioned, the introductory video very professional, and the walk through the banana fields interesting...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Who knew? Evan took us us on a great up-close-and-personal walking tour of the banana fields and her workers demonstrated the steps in management of the plants. So interesting! We will never look at bananas the same way again!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Joyce L
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Very interesting and educational. Evin is adorable and courteous - and we enjoyed listening to her banana facts and how they grow, process, and distribute the bananas. I highly recommend this tour. The fried and lightly salted warm banana chips at the end was a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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marge r
October 22, 2017|
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Response from EvinZab | Property representative |
Hi Marge, Because Carnival docks in the Belize City, we don't recommend trying to make it to our tour. The drive one way would take around 3 hours. We do hope you'll be able to visit our farm someday when you are closer!
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Senga73
October 19, 2017|
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Response from EvinZab | Property representative |
Hi, there should be a small boat that transports passengers from Harvest Caye to Placencia Village. If you take that boat, you can arrange for a taxi to bring you to the farm. We would love to have you. Please make advanced... More
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TerryC1531
January 18, 2017|
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Response from EvinZab | Property representative |
There are taxi services in Placencia that will bring to you our tour. You could try EL Taxi at 621-2244.
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