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Carib Cultural Village by the Sea (Kalinago Barana Aute)

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Address: Crayfish River, Dominica
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The Ultimate Kalinago Cultural Experience

The Kalinago Barana Aute is a purpose-built attraction which takes its visitors back in time to a typical Kalinago settlement. This open museum explores the lifestyles of the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 September 2016
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This exceeded our expectations. The guide was very knowledgeable and even our 4 year old got a lot from it in terms of understanding how different berries, woods, etc are used.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The Kalinago Barana Aute is a purpose-built attraction which takes its visitors back in time to a typical Kalinago settlement. This open museum explores the lifestyles of the Kalinago people by allowing visitors to experience the way this indigenous tribe lived.The attraction reflects the heritage, resilience and accomplishments of the Kalinagos by showcasing aspects of their food, dances, traditions, myths... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015

The tour services provided by Kalinago Tours to the Kalinago Territory is a must for anyone wishing to visit this unique community.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2014 via mobile

Did you know that the some of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies were filmed here, and some places like this vilage were used as reference to recreate some scenes. Well it is a great experience to see this place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

while i had the luxury of spending several days on the island of dominica, even those visiting the island for a more limited time should strongly consider taking a couple of hours to visit kalinago barana aute, the carib village by the sea. the village/interpretive center is located in the carib territory, the only land in the caribbean that has... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2013

We stopped by here on our way to the airport. We were the only group in attendance and hence had the tour guide to ourselves. It was interesting to learn about how the Kalinago people moved across the islands in the Carribbean and learn about their culture and history. There were interesting nuggets of history based on their account that... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2012 via mobile

We travelled to the Kalinagi Barana Auté recently and did the tour and watched the dance performance. Our guide was patient and well informed, though soft spoken and at times difficult to hear. Much of the historical presentation was not new to me, as I had read the information in my guidebook to Dominica. The tour passes along plants which... More 

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