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Yerette is nestle up in the hills of Maracas Valley. It is privately own and it is what I would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kevin D
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Yerette is an excellent place to get close views of a large portion of the hummingbirds of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Valley View | Located in Maracas Valley St Joseph, not Maracas Bay., Maracas Bay, Trinidad
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner was very knowledgeable but half the time was spent lecturing about the exploitation of the "10 million" original inhabitants of the Caribbean. Some good points but that is now why we visited a Humming Bird sanctuary. He seemed like a frustrated Liberal Arts...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fuddles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yerette is nestle up in the hills of Maracas Valley. It is privately own and it is what I would call Home of the Hummingbirds. My Drive up to Yerertte started early in the morning but it was worth it. When we arrived we were...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yerette is an excellent place to get close views of a large portion of the hummingbirds of Trinidad. You will also get an enjoyable talk and slide show from Theo about the hummingbirds. Although not everything is 100 percent accurate from a technical, scientific standpoint,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ejeffrey
Reviewed 2 October 2018

If you can get someone to drop you off that would be ideal as parking is a bit tight. The location is lovely. The host gives a very detailed briefing on the beautiful hummingbirds native to T&T, it was interactive and extremely informative. We then...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ADJagz
Reviewed 2 October 2018

What a beautiful and serene environment, Owners are a wealth of knowledge on anything Hummingbird and very Welcoming, not to mention food was delicous.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Roger N
Reviewed 26 September 2018

In the sanctuary of their own home, Dr. and Mrs Theo Ferguson welcomed us to sit and enjoy the beauty of their garden, filled with so many different types of hummingbirds. Dr. Ferguson in a classroom format, shared knowledge and history with us, of not...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank tweetaz
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Although it may seem like you are paying just to sit in someone's back yard, it is not your ordinary back yard. It is full of flowers and shrubs that hummingbirds love and dozens of feeders. I have visited the place twice and the amount...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mikey_Likes_It_LA
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The host of Yerette starts your appointment with a coupling of the history of St. Joseph (the former capital) and colonialism in Trinidad and links this to hummingbirds. It was a great intro to learning more about the hummingbirds as they buzzed around the grounds....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Chardon415
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Yerette is a fantastic place to see the hummingbirds of Trinidad. Set up to give you good vantage points of the birds, and Theo gives a great presentation on the history of Trinidad and of the birds in general (and don't miss Gloria's snacks). Thanks...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jrecology
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Lovely place to get close to humming birds and learn more about them . Friendly host and great experience.

Date of experience: December 2017
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1 August 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
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24 July 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
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.