Garifuna Cultural Culinary Adventure & Freshwater Kayaking,Fishing Combo

Listing Type
Tour/Activity
Tour Type
Adventure
Cultural | Educational
Inland
Marine
Departs From
Hopkins
Intensity Level
Easy
$
125
/ Person
Trusted Provider
  • Secure¬†Online Payment
  • 100% Fraud Protection
  • No Booking¬†Fees
No Foreign Transaction Fee for USA customers.
Belize CA T
Response rate: 
83%
Response time:
several hours
Location Information
Departure:
Palmento Grove Docking Area
About Listing
Features:
Caribbean Sea
Cultural Cuisine
Lagoon Tributary
Mangroves
Highlights
  • Garifuna Cultural Adventure
  • Big Catch fishing in lagoon
Description
Enjoy an unforgettable day walking through the steps of the Garifuna Ancestors. While also getting an opportunity to get acquainted with the waterways that once provided sustenance for them. All at a great discounted price. Travelers will begin with a guided kayak tour through the passage way of the ancestors, Fresh Water Creek Lagoon. Observing beautiful and pristine flora & fauna as you embark on a short traditional fishing expedition. Followed by your Garifuna Cultural & Culinary Adventure Tour, where you'll embark on a journey through our history and culture. It begins with a short history lesson with art, artifacts, and literature depicting our history. Then goes into traditional cooking sessions where you learn to cook the 'HUDUT''meal of our dignitaries. Then ends with drumming sessions with our professional instructor, allowing you to dance or catch the beat of our melodious Garifuna drums. A special surprise for your excellent job also awaits you at the end ;)
 
Suitable for:
Kids
Teens
Adults
Families
Groups
Couples
Seniors
Recommended Age Range:
Under 10
11 - 20
21 - 30
31 - 40
41 - 50
Over 50
What is Included?
Things the supplier includes without any extra cost.
  • Fishing gear
  • Lunch
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Licensed Guide
What to bring?
Recommended items to bring on the trip.
  • Comfortable Attire
Rates
The base rates charged by the provider. This includes all taxes and applicable fees.
Capacity:
8 people
Minimum:
2 people
Minimum number of people.
Price
Unless otherwise indicated, prices are in US dollars.
Per
Price
Unless otherwise indicated, prices are in US dollars.
Person
$
125
Itinerary
Activity
Description
Time
Duration
Kayaking & FishingTraditional Fishing in kayaks with our local guide8:00 AM3 hours
Garifuna Cultural & Culinary Adventure11:00 AM4 hours
Activities
Cooking
Fishing
Kayaking
Learning
Transportation
Is Transportation provided?:
Yes
Transport Info.
Important Transportation/Pickup Information
Pickup is included in Hopkins. Kindly contact provider with pickup information.
 
Availability
Schedule
Dates
Start Time
Duration
Daily8:30 AM7hours
Provider
Palmento Grove Cultural & Fishing Lodge in Hopkins Village, Belize offers an amazing and enriching cultural & fishing experience with memories to last a lifetime. Welcome to ... moreour unique Garifuna Haven, the first & only Cultural & Fishing Lodge authentically operated by an Indigenous Garinagu in Hopkins Village. Palmento Grove Eco Cultural Fishing Lodge welcomes you to submerge yourself in the unique primitive elegance of historical Hopkins Belize to enjoy all the wonderful Cultural, fishing adventure & Natural attractions.

Enjoy our primitive elegance, rustic and native exotic Cultural & Fishing Lodge while being hosted by our hospitable host. Come experience Palmento Grove Cultural & Fishing Lodge in Hopkins Belize located on the beautiful Fresh Water Creek Lagoon that is rich in ambiance and historical value. Our Lodge is nestle in a quiet, peaceful, spacious and boastfully save property that is just a 5 minutes-walk off the coastline, minimum of ten - fifteen minutes from the nearest store, restaurant, bars and many attractions in Hopkins. The Public Bus Stop is just a 2 minutes-walk from where we are located.

Our Garifuna Cultural & Culinary Adventure Tour: offers an enriching vacation experience. As our Cultural Guests you get the beautiful opportunity to:

Dress in our Garifuna Traditional handmade & uniquely designed clothing that are best for the subtropical climate for the duration of your Garifuna Experience.

Explore the rich legacy of the Garifuna People via our Cultural Display Centres furnished with historical art pieces some of which are over 100 years old.

Get to uplift your spirit with the enchanting paintings of Isiah Nicholas as you explore our Spiritual Centre. We are bless to house his largest art collection depicting varying aspect of the Garifuna Cultural inclusive of the historical journey of our Garifuna People, our spiritualty, music, and many of our indigenous art forms, all displayed in their rich & vibrant colours.

Learn about the many magical & beneficial properties of coconut trees & coconuts and the art of traditional coconut harvesting, husking, grating & milk extraction.

Master the heat in our traditional kitchen preparing a Garifuna meal over an open fire-heart. Your great reward will be the labour of your culinary love - Delicious HUDUT which is our coconut base chuddar/broth flavoured with fresh herbs & sea fish of the day with pounded plantains & well flavourfully seasoned fried fish; or any other Garifuna Dish of choice based on dietary preference!

Culminate your Garifuna Cultural & Culinary Tour with sensational drum rolls learning the basic techniques of Garifuna drumming & Music & revitalizing your souls ultimately earning your delicious cultural dessert by way of participating in 45 minutes mesmerizing drum session.
Tagline:
Experience Belize! Garifuna Cultural & Culinary Tour
Account Type:
Company
Languages:
Creole, English, Garifuna
Destinations
Payment & Cancellation
Cancellation Policy
Flexible
  • Cancellations made 15 days before will be fully refunded except for a service fee of 3%.
  • Cancellations made 7 days before will be refunded 70% of the amount paid.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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