Historical Tour of the Great Houses

Historical Tour of the Great Houses
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$140
Duration: 6 hours
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Enjoy an exhilarating tour of two of Western Jamaica's most popular Great Houses, Rose Hall Great House, and Greenwood Great House. Be guided through each property, as you listen to the unique histories behind the plantations. Hear of the amazing stories and folklore about the 'White Witch of Rose Hall', Annee Palmer, former owner of the Rose Hall Great House. View the fascinating sights, books, antiques, and musical instruments at the Greenwood Great House, then take a well deserved rest stop at their on location pub, 'The Level Crossing'.

End your tour with shopping and sightseeing along Montego Bay's famous 'Hip Strip', topping it off with a delicious meal at Margaritaville.

Start off your day with hotel pick-up at 10 AM, and be comfortably seated within a seven passenger minivan, taking in the sights as you are driven to the first tour destination: Rose Hall Great House.

Be guided through the grounds, and rooms of Jamaica's greatest of Great Houses, and learn of Rose Hall's unique history. Hear the fascinating stories of one of it's former owners, Annee Palmer, who was wildly known as the 'White Witch of Rose Hall'. Be captivated by the tales that surrounds this woman and her three unfortunate husbands.

The second destination is Greenwood Great House, a plantation known for it's collection of Jamaican antiques, musical instruments, and plantation books. Get a guided tour of the rooms, and grounds. Then enjoy refreshments at their pub, The Level Crossing.

Finally, head out to Montego Bay's Hip Strip, and delight in some shopping and sightseeing. Have a delicious meal at Margaritaville (optional), then be taken back to your hotel by 4 PM.

Enjoy an exhilarating tour of two of Western Jamaica's most popular Great Houses, Rose Hall Great House, and Greenwood Great House. Be guided through each property, as you listen to the unique histories behind the plantations. Hear of the amazing stories and folklore about the 'White Witch of Rose Hall', Annee Palmer, former owner of the Rose Hall Great House. View the fascinating sights, books, antiques, and musical instruments at the Greenwood Great House, then take a well deserved rest stop at their on location pub, 'The Level Crossing'.

End your tour with shopping and sightseeing along Montego Bay's famous 'Hip Strip', topping it off with a delicious meal at Margaritaville.