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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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A must-visit place in Trinidad

We only had four days in Trinidad and were advised by a local friend not to miss Yerette. I am so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
madomy
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Seattle, Washington
Captivating

Only someone with a heart of stone could fail to be captivated by Theo Ferguson's fabulous... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Kent_Kipper
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“light lunch” (15 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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Valley View | Located in Maracas Valley St Joseph, not Maracas Bay., Maracas Bay, Trinidad
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only had four days in Trinidad and were advised by a local friend not to miss Yerette. I am so glad we took his advice. The hummingbirds are spectacular and the information provided by Theo was great. He covered incredible details about the hummingbird...More

Thank madomy
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Only someone with a heart of stone could fail to be captivated by Theo Ferguson's fabulous hummingbird garden and infectious enthusiasm. A visit will take 2-3 hours, with an introductory talk by Theo, a meal and a slide show. Listen, learn and become a hummingbird...More

Thank Kent_Kipper
Reviewed 25 November 2017

On recommendations from TA and other sources we decided to make the long journey from Toco to the Maracas Valley to this wonderful spectacle for ourselves. It was a 2 1/2 hour journey each way from our hotel but we would not have missed it...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 2 October 2017

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 October 2017

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 October 2017

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 1 October 2017 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 16 September 2017

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
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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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