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Soufriere Hills Volcano

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Address: Montserrat
Phone Number: 6644931814
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Touring with Sun's Montserrat Island Tours, we paid a fee and were police escorted onto the ash, dirt and rock buried city of Plymouth. A must do! You will probably never see... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 October 2016
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West Point
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West Point
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Touring with Sun's Montserrat Island Tours, we paid a fee and were police escorted onto the ash, dirt and rock buried city of Plymouth. A must do! You will probably never see anything like it again!

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Wasilla, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Just like the title says, the volcano is a huge draw and the people keep you coming. It is both sad and fascinating to see the vast amounts of damage that was inflicted on the region and to see the sheer size of the volcano that is still steaming. We took a tour into Plymouth to see the destruction. The... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Doing this tour and riding the helicopter is such a memorable experience! Love the history and the beauty of Montserrat. It is simply majestic, undescribable, must do!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Its an awesome and also sad view to see the destruction of an entire city centre destroy-so many beautifully built homes and hotel still standing!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

We started out off of the cruise ship "Royal Princess" a beautiful ship ... We thought we would just go it on our own by getting a local taxi and checking out the local area, shop and see the sights maybe find a beach ??? ....That was a not a good choice ...( Now... if we had chosen to take... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Such and impressive place. Hard to believe that such beauty could be so fierce. Island holds true to the name "Emerald Isle".

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Wolcott
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We arrived on Montserrat in late afternoon and wanted to see the volcano before the the area closed for the night. We were guided to Spadico Taxi. Spadico was a remarkable guide and gave us great detail about the volcanic eruption and its impact on the island. Even more remarkable was the speed with which he answered our call and... More 

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Garstang, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

I have to admit that I was a little disappointed with the island and volcano tour. This probably a combination of too high an expectation and the fact that I didn't enjoy spending 4 hours in a taxi on such a nice day. The volcano is spectacular, but can only be seen (at least on our tour) from quite a... More 

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

WE took a guided tour of the southern 1/3 of the island which was devastated by a pyroclastic eruption ( similar to Mt St. Helens in Washington State) which buried the capital city and airport during the cataclysmic events of 1997. It was explained that major eruptions have occurred every thirty years or so for the past 150 years. The... More 

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Ouray, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

James (Scriber) Daley was a great tour guild. First hand insite into what happened and the Island's come back. Scriber's Adventure Tours.

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