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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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Serene experience !

It was a true honor for me to visit this hummingbird sanctuary and our host mr. Theo Ferguson was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Les T
Just like visiting your favourite uncle and auntie...and they have magical birds at the bottom of the garden

Uncle is passionate about humming birds, good at telling stories and takes great pictures. Auntie... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
manuelaclaite
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“light lunch” (14 reviews)
“his passion” (5 reviews)
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Valley View | Located in Maracas Valley St Joseph, not Maracas Bay., Maracas Bay, Trinidad
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+1 868-663-2623
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank manuelaclaite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing experience visiting Yerettê. For 150 TT you have a walk through the gardens where the birds are swooping​ around and feeding on the available nectar. You also are sat down and given an incredible lesson on the history of the hummingbirds...More

Thank Garry E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A home where they share their love for hummingbirds and local cuisine. We booked the full lunch which filled us for the day. You must make reservations but well worth the experience. The couple are warm and inviting and they have deep knowledge of hummingbirds...More

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Fergusons have established a haven for Trinidad's hummingbirds and are sharing it with visitors. During most of your visit, the good doctor will personally be engaging with each of you as he tells you about these quickest and smallest of birds. You will leave...More

Thank Montreal-Mathman
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Our group of 7 including my granddaughter visited Yerette to see the Hummingbird in a natural setting. Theo Ferguson was very knowledgeable and entertaining and we saw 2 very rare varieties. We had a most enjoyable visit.

Thank EasyTraveller90
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were referred to Yrette by a friend. We spent a wonderful afternoon learning and experiencing the Hummingbird in a most unique and comfortable setting. Our hosts were most gracious! The tea was excellent, too. But the birds themselves, the amazing photography and the wealth...More

Thank Boops157
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is a very different type of activity. Its at someone's house! But, this is a visit you will not regret. There are literally 100's of hummingbirds buzzing around and if you move slowly cant get very close to them. You can ask questions to...More

1  Thank Roombaguy
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Theodore and Gloria are the perfect hosts with his extensive knowledge of Hummingbirds and her yummy snacks and with the stars of the show buzzing inches from your face it is the perfect place a must visit whilst in Trinidad.

Thank Terry K
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mardi59
1 August 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
24 July 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
23 March 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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