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Palmento Grove Cultural & Fishing Lodge: Tours & Tickets

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Visit this Island on the northend of Hopkins first inhabited by 3 Yugadan sisters from which Hopkins got its Garifuna name Yugada. This rich island is home to the only Garifuna Eco Cultural Institute in the world. The island is surrounded by a large...more
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Palmento Grove Lodge, Hopkins, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary in Belize and absolutely loved this experience! The food was delicious. The culture was interesting. It was HOT! so dress appropriately - and spray bug spray - but I highly recommend it.

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Date of experience: June 2019
Thank kristydemeyer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to learn about the culture and people. Very enjoyable and the food was great. I would recommend it to everyone.

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Date of experience: November 2019
Thank oleyman22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there by chance wondering around with the bikes in Hopkins. Eugene stayed with me and my friend, just the 2 of us, for 5 hours, so happy that we did not have a pick up scheduled so we were free to use as...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We so enjoyed our stay at Palmento! We had privacy and were away from the noise of town, yet close enough to enjoy it as well. We rented bikes and kayaks while we were there to get around and had several home-made meals at Palmento....More

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Date of experience: April 2019
Thank GordonMinnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Are you looking for a real cooking experience and cultural background? Here you are... Cracking up coconuts, making mashed bananas, and having te best traditional food ever. This is what you get when booking the cooking experience. Such great people and an amazing experience also...More

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Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learned a lot Had a great time Loved the food Enjoyed the kind spirit of all the family members and employees we met.

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Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience. We wore the clothes, learned about the history, explored the garden, prepared the food, ate the food and played the drums

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took the Garifuna Cultural & Culinary Tour. If you are into learning about the culture of the native people of the locations you visit or culture in general, this is a must. Great value, great time!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 September 2019

No jaguars to be seen (I kind of got the impression they were quite elusive) but did see a poisonous pit viper. Learned a lot but be prepared with lots of bug spray.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 September 2019

We found this tour through Belize Cultural Adventure Travel Services on the main street in Hopkins, and booked it right away. So glad we did! While very tourist-friendly, there is nothing artificial or canned about this experience-- the company and village site are a family-run...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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gotocarla
3 February 2017|
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Response from GarifunaSoulExplorer | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, there is a bus that leaves at 5:00 p.m. You can also catch a taxi cab that will be able to take you to Hopkins. We can also assist with the arrangement of the cab transfer. Uwahnie
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Pfrierson
6 January 2017|
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Response from GarifunaSoulExplorer | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for the query. Please to advise that you don't have to stay at the lodge to participate in our cultural & culinary tour. Please feel free to book your tour with us. Cost of tour is USD55.00 per person... More
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