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be aware that the ferry frequency listed on the website is not the same as what they are actually... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
packinglite
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Toronto
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The Copper Mine has been on our itinerary since the first visit to VG in 1977. It is a reminder of... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
rjrdived
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Houston
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A chimney and corner of a building are all that’s left from a copper mining site set on the boundary of the Atlantic. Not a lot to see but how beautiful Mother Nature can be and how enterprising man can be in some of the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

be aware that the ferry frequency listed on the website is not the same as what they are actually providing. It is reduced since the hurricane as they lost some boats.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank packinglite
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The Copper Mine has been on our itinerary since the first visit to VG in 1977. It is a reminder of what the Scottish & Welsh miners could do in the 1800's tunneling down beneath the sea to extract the copper ore which the tailings...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rjrdived
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Back in November 2016, my shore excursion stopped at the Copper Mine for a photo opportunity. Interesting structure that is related to the island's history. On a clear day, there are excellent views of the island and you can even see the airport in the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank omegamoon2000
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Nice, out of the way place in Virgin Gorda. We went at dusk, and the pictures were took were incredible.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Eric O
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great history experience of early island commerce. You can walk around the ruins, there is nothing else here except a bar along the way. Worth the trip!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is not really a major attraction, however it is a fun drive (we saw goats on the road on the way up and back from the ruins) and it provides some very interesting view of the ocean. It is worth an hour of your...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank JoInTexas
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Interesting site to walk out and see while taking a break in late afternoon/evening from the beaches.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Cathy L
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This was on our "to do" list. It was a pleasant drive and something different to do. That being said, there's not much there to see. There is a nice ocean view from the site. You can take a picture of the sign and of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

this was a great trip from spanish town harbor. there was great views from the point. worth the time. it was around hour trip so short outing

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank sunrash
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