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Address: Valley View | Located in Maracas Valley St Joseph, not Maracas Bay., Maracas Bay, Trinidad
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Stunning birds and education

Enjoyed a splendid time today learning about all-things hummingbird at Yerette. The birds are dazzling, bold, and present in amazing numbers. Theo presents eloquently about the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Bend, Oregon
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Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a splendid time today learning about all-things hummingbird at Yerette. The birds are dazzling, bold, and present in amazing numbers. Theo presents eloquently about the birds, and the backdrop is the "Live Show" of hundreds of hummers coming to feed. I learned a lot today while enjoying beautiful photography, humor, a delicious tea, and gorgeous birds.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a little paradise tucked away in Maracas Valley St. Joseph. I was invited for a kids tea party but we all learnt about the many species of Humming Birds both internationally and in our sweet little Island of T&T. There were also souvenirs available, beautiful pictures of various species of humming birds.

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Geneva, IL
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

My husband and I visited Yerette as part of a birding trip and really enjoyed our time here. Theo Ferguson is very hospitable and knowledgeable about hummingbirds. In addition, he is passionate about spreading the word about these amazing creatures. There is a slide show of some of his amazing photography and a small gift shop.

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Thank ReginaMGeneva_IL
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Yerette is a sanctuary for hummingbirds and visitors enjoy an atmosphere of tranquility and beauty and wonderful hospitality. Dr Fergueson is a storehouse of information about these birds and this really gives a context as you view these amazing birds.

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Harlow
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We booked our visit via e-mail and received our confirmation and directions via e-mail very promptly. Be advised that the directions to the place may appear difficult to follow but the place is far easier to find. The drive is steep in places and you are encouraged to carpool because of limited parking. This is a private residence turned tourist... More 

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We managed to spend four hours here and were totally fascinated about the humming birds. Theo has a very interesting and engaging way of imparting information. His wife Gloria is a great cook and our experience was enhanced by the beautiful gardens. Definitely worth putting kn your itinerary.

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Thank Milonga
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Who would think that the little hummingbird is so amazing! Yerette's tour and photography show is astounding! The knowledge gained in that time was just priceless! I felt so proud to be a Trinbagonian knowing there are so many species of hummingbirds and all so absolutely fascinating. This tour is a MUST for any visitor...bird lover or not.....it's just beautiful!!!

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Diego Martin, Trinidad
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The garden is truly stunning and the owner's appreciation for this wildlife is charming. This hummingbird sanctuary is the best in the country and definitely beats out Asa Wright. The one downside to this garden is that the owner only allows people access if they book an appointment. And with this appointment, he gives you a very up front presentation... More 

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Hummingbirds rule the roost here with more feeders attracting more birds than you can imagine! They put on an excellent presentation to introduce you to the various species. Loved it!

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Taken by friends who have visited before. It was a fabulous day, The talk is informative and interesting and lots of opportunities to see many species of hummingbirds close up. There is a light lunch and a video show of photographs taken by the host. A fantastic day out and one I will never forget

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