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Rastafari Indigenous Village

Montego Bay Street, Jamaica
+1 876-285-4750
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Montego Bay Street, Jamaica
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+1 876-285-4750
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

A very educational experience of the Rasta lifestyle. The village is very cool and it is interesting to see the different businesses they have in the village to support themselves such as soap making, drum making as well as jewelry making. The food is amazing....More

Thank Marilyn R
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing day. The vibe was amazing. I was in awwwww. The drums, the singing, the knowledge, kindness.... I could go on. Will be going back in July. We stayed in Negril and has Rasta Tours ja. Take us.

Thank lizd476
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I had booked this as an excursion through Carnival while on a cruise. We had lots of time to listen to them talk abut their way of life, the history and tragedies of the Rastafari. A traditional meal of ital,playing in a drum circle, listening...More

Thank larry l
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

I knew little of the history & culture of Rastafari life. The drive to there little community was lovely, past Montego Bay and into a very picturesque rural area. Make sure you wear or carry shoes for crossing the river ( they have some to...More

Thank Pamela Z
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

This tour was the highlight of my trip to Jamaica. It was an introduction into the Rastafari lifestyle. The cost of the tour was $25. I emailed to confirm the visit in advance and called once I arrived in Jamaica. The group I toured with...More

1  Thank ssap01
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We learned a LOT! and really enjoyed learning some about the Rastafari life style. It was great to hear the music and even got to join in. Enjoyed coconut water and fresh fruit; got to cross the Montego River and guided tour around the village....More

Thank paju1452
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Arrived in Montego Bay at the airport, my boyfriend and I were greeted by a friendly first man and brought to the village. The wooden huts are beautiful and we got a great insight into the real life of Rastafarians. They were as expected very...More

1  Thank Julia N
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

There is now a new museum on the grounds. Wonderful narrative with great art and interesting artifacts. The drumming and chanting were most engaging. The friendliness of all the folks there made us most welcome. We enjoyed refreshing coconut water and fresh fruits served Rasta...More

1  Thank Sandra M
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

When we arrived at the village we were lucky that we directly started off with a tour in a small group. We were shown several trees and their blossoms and fruits on the way. Also how these are used by Rastafari. Having arrived in the...More

2  Thank Niklas K
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Really enjoyed visiting the village, it was great for all the family. Interesting to see the culture and learn more about the villagers.

Thank dollie1234
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Lorcan M
24 July 2017|
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Response from EmpressIleen | Property representative |
Greetings, Thank you for your interest in the Rastafari Indigenous Village. We really do not have a pick up for the Village unless it is a pre-arranged group, in which case we can put them in touch with a driver. We usually... More
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travelphotographer
15 April 2017|
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Response from Yablo D | Reviewed this property |
No, we arrived in the village before 11, you'd never make the tour
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7 March 2017|
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Response from Yablo D | Reviewed this property |
There was a German guy in our group who hadn't booked through an agency, he just showed up on a public bus, and I don't think it was a problem, he was with us for the whole tour. Wear sandals, you wade across a little creek... More
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