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Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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really enjoyed my stay

great place, love what they are doing, and got a great and informative tour! totally would... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
Getaway48462687260
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Having the ID plaques and bird brochure was so helpful. The staff was very helpful as well. The... read more

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Designed as a showcase for native plants and their importance to the people of The Bahamas, the Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve has the distinction of being Eleuthera's first national park. Walk with nature in this sanctuary for over 300 species of...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Banks Road | Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
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+1 242-332-3831
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Reviewed 6 days ago

great place, love what they are doing, and got a great and informative tour! totally would recommend supporting this organization

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having the ID plaques and bird brochure was so helpful. The staff was very helpful as well. The paths and overall condition of the preserve was well kept and beautiful.

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very impressed with how well maintained the trails are. We both learned a lot about the different kinds of plants. The spiders and turtles are delightful! And we also saw a hummingbird!

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Honestly, this is a perfect way to spend an hour or two, especially if you want to have a picnic and relax. Also, it’s a really nice place to bring some of the older folks, because the trails are very well-maintained and completely safe. The...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky that our visit to the island coincided withers night tour of the preserve. The guides were extryknowuand able to answer endless questions. We saw a boa, turtles and many scorpions glowing green as we wandered the paths of the preserve. A truly...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

Excellent visit for my family & I! Great paths, well labeled Gardens & plant material. My young children absolutely loved feeding the turtles!

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

The Leon Levy Preserve was an unexpected gem. The preserve is kept in first class condition. I would highly recommend a visit.

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

Other than the beaches, the primary reason for our visit to Eleuthera, there was nothing else of interest for two old folks and their son, his wife, and two year old. What a pleasant surprise that such an astounding effort and no expenses barred were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 6 February 2019

The Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve is a gorgeously planned preserve that you could truly spend days and weeks exploring. Our Guide was one of the principles in the planning and execution and was hugely informative. It's so much more than an entertaining and beautiful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

This beautifully manicured preserve is a must see for the adventurer and layperson alike. There is no better way to get a feel for the indigenous botanical landscape than by visiting this gem on the island. We were very fortunate to have the leading botanist...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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dayjzonbethel
7 October 2018|
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Saturday, October 27th from 6pm-9pm
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Cruiser624
29 January 2016|
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Response from ethan22 |
The Preserve is a natural area and does not do any spraying or general mosquito control. At the current time the Zika virus has not been reported from the Bahamas so any location you visit should be considered safe... More
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Carol O
21 December 2014|
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Response from Falon C | Property representative |
Hi Carol, There is no public transportation on the island. To get here on your own, you would have to take a taxi. This would be very expensive as the trip is about 2 hours round trip. If you are traveling with Princess Cays... More
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