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Welchman Hall Gully

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Address: Welchman Hall, Barbados
Phone Number: +1 246-438-6671

A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open...

A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open to the public. There are several troops of monkeys are that fed between 1030am and 12pm daily. Also offering guided tours at 1030am Monday to Fridays during the months of December to April.

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For plant lovers, this is a must visit

We go here on every trip to Barbados. Every time we visit they have made more improvements. The walkway is now all cement and easy to walk on. Their brochure has great info on the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Maple Ridge, Canada
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Maple Ridge, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We go here on every trip to Barbados. Every time we visit they have made more improvements. The walkway is now all cement and easy to walk on. Their brochure has great info on the trees and shrubs with numbers to be able to make sure you get all the detail you need. On sunny days in the morning you... More 

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Hempstead, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice attraction, love to see the monkeys but upon my second visit I know why I really don't like this place so much, the damn milipedes that cover the walkway. I mean it is expected to see all types of little creatures hanging around but ugh nonetheless lol. Great attraction though, dint let the little creatures keep you away like... More 

Thank Kendra F
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I REALLY wanted to see the monkeys- the only reason we did this tour. We got there before 10:30am- no monkeys. Very disappointed. It was a beautiful walk through the "jungle", but no monkeys. :(

Thank Melissa T
Petoskey, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We showed up right as it was feeding time for the monkeys (which I knew from reading others reviews on here so thanks) 10:30 am Watched them, they are so funny...I fricken love monkeys. Then we walked through the Gully, which is quite beautiful we did have a brochure, but it was about a thousand degrees and we were sweating... More 

Thank im_dawn
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Easy walk with the family in the lovely forest. Great if you are interested in nature and plants. We pushed our 3years old in a pram with no problem. Staff was amazing, came to meet us with umbrellas as it starting to rain heavily. The monkeys were a great final treat!

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Oakville, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Beautiful walk through the jungle forest. We did it in the morning getting there about 1020am. Unfortunately by noon we did not see any monkeys. There is a snack stand with cold Banks beer which was rather nice after a walk in the humid jungle. We did see 3 monkeys on the road on our drive back to The Crane.

Thank Mike P
Treasure Island, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Maybe it's because I came on a rainy day (they do have umbrellas for you!), but this place wasn't anything spectacular to me. It did feel like I was walking through a rainforest, but that's about it. No flowers, no monkeys, just different kinds of trees and foliage. I didn't think it was worth it for the price ($12 US)

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

If you love a monkey then 2pm is feeding time. I'm all for enjoying the freedom of animals so a great pleasure for me to see this group created over time by the environment they are in. Other than monkeys it's really like walking through a jungle with education along the way of differing trees, foliage and gorgeous plants.

Thank vonniecroz
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

An ancient forest which came about as part of the nearby caves collapsed. Many and varied types of plants and trees, some imported from other countries. Stalactites and stalagmites on show from the old cave system. Forest inhabited by monkeys which are fed on a constructed platform. Spend as long as you want, allow at least an hour. National trust... More 

Thank EnglandSteveB
cleveland, oh
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Loved the visit here! We saw monkeys eating, and walked on a gorgeous trail of native and introduced plants.

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