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Rastafari Indigenous Village

Montego Bay Street, Jamaica
+1 876-285-4750
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Not for everyone

Disappointed 😞. Everyone is wonderfully nice. Just didn’t get the Rasta village vibe. Everything... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Tour of Rastafari Village

Myself and my friend thoroughly enjoyed this experience. The tour, lunch and detailed explanation... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Almonte, Canada
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“drum circle” (3 reviews)
Montego Bay Street, Jamaica
+1 876-285-4750

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Disappointed 😞. Everyone is wonderfully nice. Just didn’t get the Rasta village vibe. Everything looks newly built. This is a great place to go if you want to learn about local fruits and local vegetables and a basic education about Rastas. This place reminded me...More

Thank Emdemetri
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my friend thoroughly enjoyed this experience. The tour, lunch and detailed explanation of their way of life was excellent. Certainly recommend this experience when in Jamaica. We were there on Thursday Nov. 30, 2017 along with a group of people from the United...More

Thank 1maddie42
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many thanks to everyone who made our visit last Sunday a most relaxed and enjoyable day. The tour in the museum was sooooooooooo interesting and informative. Same with the herb garden tour. My Jamaican boyfriend brought some soap for his skin problem and I bought...More

Thank karenfreiwald
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Went to the Rastafari Indigenous Village on Nov 2/17. Amazing experience, wonderful chill vibe. I highly recommend people visit to get a feel and truly connect internally.

Thank Janet C
EmpressIleen, Owner at Rastafari Indigenous Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review and to share with us at the Village, we hope to see you one day again. Until then Walk good and one love

Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This is a scam. They called the day before and cancelled our trip and we haven't yet received any kind of refund or even a response! I have emailed viator twice and still nothing Do not book it, it is a scam!!!!More

Thank georginaward89
EmpressIleen, Owner at Rastafari Indigenous Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings Georgina, Rastavillage does not collect money before travelers come to us. You have to check with your tour operator for a refund. We are a community experience and where there are cancellations we contact the traveler directly and explain the circumstances to them.. But...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I believe one of the first things that come to one's mind when in Jamaica is: Rastafari. As for me and my family, specially my father, visiting a rasta community had a lot to do with our deep connection with Bob Marley's music. Therefore, the...More

Thank Natalia H
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

So glad we chose this destination! We booked our own driver and entered the river gardens on a Saturday morning. My young adult children and I wanted to see more of the Jamaican people and it's culture. Instead we found people and spirit of the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This was a very cool experience to share with our kids. The village is small and the community is friendly. We had a great explanation of the history of Jamaica and Rastafari Culture and beliefs. We were also invited into a drum circle that was...More

Thank APMarkel
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This was not a tourist attraction, but more of a welcome home. We were educated about the Rastafarian beliefs and way of life. The time flew by and we did not want to leave. Thanks to all for the lessons on medicinal herbs, living off...More

Thank Krisnomis
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Very interesting. Helps understand and learn about the rastafarian movement. Destroys any stereotyped point of view you might have on this community. It's worth the walk,worth the discovery!

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Lorcan M
24 July 2017|
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Response from EmpressIleen | Property representative |
Greetings, Thank you for your interest in the Rastafari Indigenous Village. We really do not have a pick up for the Village unless it is a pre-arranged group, in which case we can put them in touch with a driver. We usually... More
16 April 2017|
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Response from Yablo D | Reviewed this property |
No, we arrived in the village before 11, you'd never make the tour
8 March 2017|
Response from Yablo D | Reviewed this property |
There was a German guy in our group who hadn't booked through an agency, he just showed up on a public bus, and I don't think it was a problem, he was with us for the whole tour. Wear sandals, you wade across a little creek... More