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Croydon Plantation

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Address: Box 1348 | Catadupa, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Phone Number: +1 876-979-8267
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Croydon Plantation with Jamaican Lunch
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A "must do" excursion!!

The drive up to Croydon from Montego Bay is about an hour, and is stunning. Once there, the views are amazing!! I found it hard to tear myself away from the scenery to focus on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Waterwings74
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Victoria, Canada

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The drive up to Croydon from Montego Bay is about an hour, and is stunning. Once there, the views are amazing!! I found it hard to tear myself away from the scenery to focus on the info being shared during the tour ..but I'm glad I did because I learned a ton about pineapples!!! Apparently the best time to visit... More 

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Adel, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

after a short informative presentation, we were able to pick coffee beans, and, witness the washing and drying process. Unfortunately, by national coffee board regulations, roasting can not be done on individual farms, so, not able to witness that. Introduced to many different types of pineapple and fruit tree plantings and offered multiple opportunity to taste different fruits, as well... More 

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Angola, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing trip to the mountains ! Winston and Allicia were great guides and Garth was a very safe and capable driver ! The new fruits, flowers and trees we saw were excellent. And the food tasting and lunch were wonderful ! Coffee was the BEST !

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Williams Lake, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting and informative tour that takes you out of the resort zone up a windy and sometimes rough rural road to a mountain top plantation. 2 adults and 2 children aged 10 and 7. The kids thought it was a good tour and never seemed bored. What you see and learn during the trip is the history of Jamaica... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Informative day out with lots of laughs along the way beautiful place delicious fruits and Winston is a fantastic guide and made it a day to remember

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Chariton, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went as a last minute day trip after being burnt on the beach the day before and it was well worth it! very informative and we had a great guide, Winston

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Hoeilaart, Brabant, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely one of the highlights. An informative, entertaining and enthusiastic introduction to Jamaica's history and geography , traditional herbal medicine, plantation life. All of this in beautiful surroundings and interspersed with tasty treats freshly harvested and a delicious lunch. Well worth the visit!

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acton,ont. canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We really enjoyed this trip, as it provides a nice reprieve from all the hustle of the resort. Our guides Alisa and Winston were wonderful. The knowledge that Alisa had regarding the medicinal benefits of all the plants etc. was so informative. Good luck to her in her nursing studies. The plantation is lush, and very diverse. From pineapples to... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Our guides Alicia Siver,Winston Chambers and driver Raymond Martin all did a great job. They new all there was to know. The plantation was splendid and peaceful. We learnt so much and took many great pictures. Plants and flowers we have never seen, wonderful.

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Jumilla, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

A visit to Croydon plantation is a must for anyone who has an interest in Jamaica its culture and the local plants and trees. The visit begins with a seated explanation of the plantation the background to the foundation and explanation of the cultivation. You are then given an explanation of the growing, selection and processing of coffee beans with... More 

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