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Palmento Grove Cultural & Fishing Lodge

Palmento Grove Lodge | Hopkins Village, Hopkins, Belize
+501 661-6039
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Garifuna Cultural and Culinary Tour
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Palmento Grove offer a Belize Cultural & Fishing Adventure filled with rich diversity, fly fishing, bottom trolling, Garifuna drumming, singing and dancing lessons, tasty Hopkins Belize Cultural Foods and Great Diving, Water Repelling, Ziplining, Cave Tubing and World Class Snorkelling on Belize’s World Heritage Barrier Reef. Let your Hopkins Belize Cultural and Fishing Experience be remarkably fun, adventurous & awesome, punctuated with greater purpose having participated and contributed to the preservation of the celebrated indigenous Garifuna Culture. Belize's Fishing experience is known to be one of the best and Hopkins, Belize is known to be home to the most avid indigenous fishermen that is sure to provide you with your most memorable fishing adventure. Be one to brag about fishing with Belize's most elderly & respected Fly Fisherman that has over 50 decades of fishing experience. Explore culture & nature to enrich your vacation in Belize.
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Palmento Grove Lodge | Hopkins Village, Hopkins, Belize
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+501 661-6039
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"cooking class"
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"cultural experience"
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"garifuna culture"
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"mel"
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

this is a must for culture people .an cooking class we had a lot of fun there the tour on the property was very well done good job big guy

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We had an incredible trip to the Lodge. We took part in the cultural immersion. We loved the food, the learning, the drums and the company of this wonderful family. Thank You!!!

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Palmentogrove, Manager at Palmento Grove Cultural & Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for sharing our Garifuna Culture.

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

I loved this place! It felt like a home, right from the greetings from the dogs, especially sweet Dynamite. Uwahnie and her family made us feel so welcome. It is an immersion into the Garifuna culture with drumming, food and warm conversations with people. We...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

I visited Palmeto Grove Cultural & fishing lodge a couple of times during my stay in Hopkins. Every time I stopped by whether for a drink, lunch or dinner I was greeted warmly by the gracious hostess, Mel. She is extremely knowledgeable about Garifuna culture...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

This cultural experience is fun, informative and fun. The food was very enjoyable, especially after working on it from start to finish. The drum lesson was fun as well, harder than I thought to play those drums but they made it easy. I highly recommend...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Uwahnie and Eugene are so warm and knowledgeable in every way. I cooked delicious hudut, learned about their upcoming plans for a school, and was given so much information about Garifuna history and culture. I even had a drumming lesson! I highly recommend that everyone...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Our extended family had a wonderful time; grandparents, parents and children. Great learning experience with wonderful hosts. Food was fantastic!

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

My husband and I enjoyed this cultural experience so much! We learned so much and bonded. I highly recommend visiting them for a great time! They are so welcoming and it's fun too!!!

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Palmento Grove Cultural & Fishing Lodge was an great experience! Hopkins local community is friendly and proud of their traditions. Everything from the cooking class and cultural museum, to the private drum lesson with a local legend was wonderful! This is an experience I treasure...More

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gotocarla
3 February 2017|
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Response from Palmentogrove | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, there is a bus that leaves at 5:00 p.m. You can also catch a taxi cab that will be able to take you to Hopkins. We can also assist with the arrangement of the cab transfer. Uwahnie
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Pfrierson
6 January 2017|
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Response from Palmentogrove | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for the query. Please to advise that you don't have to stay at the lodge to participate in our cultural & culinary tour. Please feel free to book your tour with us. Cost of tour is USD55.00 per person... More
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