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Misty Blue Mountain Tour – The Paramin Experience
11 March, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$350
Experience Paramin with Palance868! Come join us as we discover Paramin in a whole new way!
This very unique sightseeing and cultural tour through the hills and valleys of the Paramin Village nestled in the western end of the Northern Range, Trinidad.
Our certified tour operator, born and bred in the village of Paramin, will take you to various scenic viewing points.
At these points you can capture the length & breadth of the North Coast, the Caribbean Sea, the Maraval and Diego Martin Valleys, the city of Port of Spain, the Caroni Plains and on a clear day the Central Range and San Fernando Hill. Learn about the history of this French community which is rich in culture and history.
You will visit herb and spice gardens as Paramin is known as the spice basket of T&T. Learn some patois from the locals. We also visit the secret Paramin cave with it’s breathtaking views of the rolling hills of chive and produce. We then have a specially prepared evening snack in a gorgeous setting that overlooks Saut D’eau Island and the North Coast.
Cost per person: $350 (inclusive of transportation and evening snack)
All payments are made through Republic Bank, either online transfer or in bank deposits (at the Teller or using the Fast Deposit option)
Pickup: Hyatt Port of Spain
Transportation Provided?: Yes.
There is no option to drive your personal vehicle. Parking is available at the Udecott carpark opposite the Hyatt or along Dock road in the vicinity of the Port.
Transportation is provided to and from Paramin from this assembly point.
Duration: Approx 4-5 hours
Description: Complete Tour of Paramin with a personalized sneak peak into village life with our patois speaking native Paramin guide.
Tour includes:o A Visit to the La Vigie Lookout
o Scenic views of POS, the North Coast, Santa Cruz & Diego Martin Valleys
o The Paramin Colosseum Cave and a walk through the chive fields stretching as far as the eye can see
o Visit to the Toolum & Seasoning Factories (opportunity to purchase available)
o Visit to “Our Lady of Guadeloupe” RC Church
o Sampling of local Paramin homemade wines (opportunity to purchase available)
o An an authentic taste of Paramin at Aunt Julia’s in a rustic yet modern setting comprising of:
>A slice of freshly made traditional Paramin Pot Bake or roast Coconut bake
> A choice of 3 fillings (tomato choka, saltfish & tomatoes or smoked herring & tomatoes)
> A hot cup of homemade cocoa tea or black coffee
o Cold beverages served throughout the tour
“Misty Blue Mountain – The Paramin Experience!” is not a hike but more of a re-discovery tour to experience a bit everything the village of Paramin has to offer so dress comfortably (light clothing with a jacket in the event it gets cold) with proper footwear- sneakers or sandals. A hat, shades and sunblock are recommended for earlier in the afternoon.
If you take any medication, please walk with it and keep it on your person at all times.
You are to arrive at 1:30pm to facilitate our screening process. All COVID -19 safety protocols will be conducted and strictly observed and all guests will be processed by temperature checks and information taken for contact tracing.
Limited spaces available which will be booked on a first come, first served basis. Your space will be confirmed upon receipt of payment.
HOW TO BOOK:
A booking is required for all Palance868 events for safety and group size control.
To book Whatsapp us at (868) 7479655
Please provide the following for EACH attendee:
1. Full name (age if under 18 yrs) & cell contact
2. Emergency name and contact info
3. List of any major medical issues, these include allergies, asthma, heart issues, bone, joint or muscle injuries
4. Any medication taken, name and dosage
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