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Welchman Hall Gully

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Address: Welchman Hall, Barbados
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A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open...

A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open to the public. There are several troops of monkeys are that fed between 1030am and 12pm daily. Also offering guided tours at 1030am Monday to Fridays during the months of December to April.

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Monkeys!

My boyfriend and I visited on a tour. We were able to walk to nature trail which was paved and beautiful. On our way back we heard the monkeys were feeding we rushed over to the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My boyfriend and I visited on a tour. We were able to walk to nature trail which was paved and beautiful. On our way back we heard the monkeys were feeding we rushed over to the area where they are fed and there were tons of them. The babies were adorable! You can't feed or pet them yourself but great... More 

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Berkshire
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Maybe this just wasn't my thing but find this quite boring. On arriving you saw the monkeys feeding on a platform, then a guide took the group along a trail which had a few interesting plants and not a lot else. There were too many in our group so most people couldn't hear the guide. Would be better to be... More 

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Greenville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a "down & back" walk. The monkeys are fed in the morning however if you're quiet, still and willing to wait you'll probably see the monkeys. My husband & I saw several, the couple that passed us, walking fast and talking in loud voices complained that they had not seen a single monkey. Be still, quiet and wait... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A good opportunity to another world away from the beach. Best time to go around 10.30am. This is Green monkey feeding time. They come scurrying from all directions. Total walking distance is about 3 miles return. Interesting trees but no other wildlife seen.

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CLEARWATER
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Easy walk down a gully filled with huge trees and bamboo, apart from monkeys we saw hummingbirds and massive centipedes. This is as natural as it can be, except for the path and National Trust members get in half price.

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overrated. Got there when they were feeding the monkeys. There is a sign that says "don't go past when monkeys are feeding" as the workers watched even small children walk within 5 feet. Think they only feed the monkeys cause they dropped off a bus of people. Other than that it's just a walk through a gully. If you in... More 

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Thank Vicky S
Caribbean
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

early afternoon we headed over because we wanted to see monkeys. unfortunately we didn't see any, but there was still a lot to see! there is a wide variety of vegetation, with a little map you can follow to learn more about it. a great experience, especially to see a different side of the island!

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Thank bryannahd
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Welchman Hall Gully is a lovely place - not so easy to find - but well worth the trip. NB if you are in the UK National Trust you get 50% reduction if you show your cards. Lovely location and the plants are amazing - it's a super walk down the gully but remember you have to walk all the... More 

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Thank Neil G
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very peaceful walk along a well made concrete path. There are green monkeys particularly at feeding times in morning and afternoon. Very well labelled information.

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Thank Diana R
Chicago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It seemed it was going to be a cloudy, rainy morning so we headed from The Crane to Welchman Hall Gulley. The drive there was fun but a bit twisty and up and down for our little one. Nothing for most to worry about. It was cool to see the inner area of the island. Once at the gulley, we... More 

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