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Accompong Village

Santa Cruz, Jamaica
+1 876-286-5092
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  • Excellent73%
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15 Jan 2017
“Amazing Jamaican history!”
10 Aug 2015
“Interesting but needs work”
Santa Cruz, Jamaica
+1 876-286-5092
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

I went with a friend who attends every year. What a treat! I really enjoyed seeing history on display. You have to respect the fact that the Maroons hold true to their culture and celebrate it with love. I learned so much about Jamaican history...More

1  Thank Charmaine J
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

The Accompong Tour was interesting as we got to meet Marroons who explained their history and did some traditional dances for us. The negatives were that the drive to the location was very long and the roads were really bad. There is not much to...More

1  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Visited Accompong Maroon Village and it was quite an experience. If you like nature this is one place you should visit should you go to Jamaica. The drive is very scary because of the narrow road but the scenery is amazing. We had a tour...More

3  Thank deleon202
Reviewed 6 January 2015

An inspiring tour by George Sylvester. A must-see. They are building a hotel in the area sthat I want to be one of the first to stay at.

2  Thank Pam R
Reviewed 7 July 2014

I visited here last august as part of my first visit to Jamaica. We were recommended to go here by another couple staying at the hotel. What an amazing visit!! We were made to feel very welcome by everyone we came across. We were shown...More

5  Thank Hannah J
Reviewed 5 April 2014

This self-contained, self-governing community with roots to the original Maroons, very reminiscent of the Canadian aboriginal communities of British Columbia. If you want a taste of real Jamaican history - this is the ideal tour.

2  Thank Canucks_from_Ottawa
Reviewed 21 July 2013

When I first visited Accompong Town in 1988, I quickly realized that it was a very special place. I was taken to the Colonel's office and questioned by Colonel Martin Luther Wright before being offered to sign the guest book and told, "I could come...More

11  Thank Management138
Reviewed 3 May 2013

Accompong is a lovely little village on the edge of Cockpit Country. What is special about the village is that it belongs to the Maroons, and has enjoyed an autonomous state since a treaty was signed with the British in 1739. The area is something...More

7  Thank Simone01
Reviewed 14 April 2013

First if u cannot handle a long walk this is not the place for u to go on the six of January. This is Maroon Christmas. Lots of people from near and far. Parking in the town is impossible if you don't arrive early. There...More

4  Thank patricia j
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Out in the woods - - also, if you like to hike, go into CockPit Country. That is a hike for the experienced hiker

2  Thank James P
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