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Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Excellent Visit

Excellent visit for my family & I! Great paths, well labeled Gardens & plant material. My young... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
NorthStar26511012523
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Wilmington, Delaware
Well Worth a Visit

The Leon Levy Preserve was an unexpected gem. The preserve is kept in first class condition. I... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Sightsee44300898516
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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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Designed as a showcase for native plants and their importance to the people of The Bahamas, the Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve has the distinction of being Eleuthera's first national park. Walk with nature in this sanctuary for over 300 species of...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Banks Road | Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
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+1 242-332-3831
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent visit for my family & I! Great paths, well labeled Gardens & plant material. My young children absolutely loved feeding the turtles!

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Leon Levy Preserve was an unexpected gem. The preserve is kept in first class condition. I would highly recommend a visit.

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Other than the beaches, the primary reason for our visit to Eleuthera, there was nothing else of interest for two old folks and their son, his wife, and two year old. What a pleasant surprise that such an astounding effort and no expenses barred were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve is a gorgeously planned preserve that you could truly spend days and weeks exploring. Our Guide was one of the principles in the planning and execution and was hugely informative. It's so much more than an entertaining and beautiful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautifully manicured preserve is a must see for the adventurer and layperson alike. There is no better way to get a feel for the indigenous botanical landscape than by visiting this gem on the island. We were very fortunate to have the leading botanist...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! It was a cloudy day with some rain and we happened to find this place. Even with rain it was still a pleasure to visit. Lots of trees kept us dry. The care and vision the the Levy family had for this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at the Native Plant Preserve as we had time to kill between leaving our VRBO and our flight out. I wish we'd found it earlier! We had about 90 minutes and walked around much of the area, but didn't have the time to...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The trails are fun, and there are numerous exhibits showcasing the islands unique ecosystems. 10/10 would recommend.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a nature lover, I was thrilled to be able to explore the preserve. My mom, sister and I were pleasantly surprised, not only by all of the beautiful sights but also how educational our little adventure proved to be. We were able to learn...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have wanted to visit the Preserve for quite awhile and were so glad to finally see it.There are trails to walk and we climbed the tower.I loved how they labelled all the trees and plants.I learned alot,such as that the casuarina tree is an...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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dayjzonbethel
7 October 2018|
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Saturday, October 27th from 6pm-9pm
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Cruiser624
28 January 2016|
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Response from ethan22 |
The Preserve is a natural area and does not do any spraying or general mosquito control. At the current time the Zika virus has not been reported from the Bahamas so any location you visit should be considered safe... More
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Carol O
20 December 2014|
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Response from Falon C | Property representative |
Hi Carol, There is no public transportation on the island. To get here on your own, you would have to take a taxi. This would be very expensive as the trip is about 2 hours round trip. If you are traveling with Princess Cays... More
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