Litchfield, Conn. -- If you have clients who are garden lovers,
Litchfield, Conn.-based Expo Garden Tours is offering a
seven-night tour of Jamaica's tropical gardens, March 18 to 25. The
package costs from $2,133 per person, double.
It includes a four-night stay at the Enchanted Garden Resort in
Ocho Rios; three nights at Strawberry Hill in the mountains above
Kingston, and five days of touring the island's finest gardens.
The rate also includes daily breakfast, three lunches, five
dinners, garden admission fees and ground transportation.
Jamaica's plant diversity is the largest in the Caribbean,
making it a perfect choice for garden lovers. For example, Jamaica
has more than 3,800 species of flowering plants, including close to
1,000 endemic varieties.
There are more than 200 species of orchids, 500 species of ferns
and 10 varieties of cacti.
Jamaica's plant richness is due to its varied topography and
geography, which include a cloud forest (in the Blue Mountains),
wetlands and tropical dry forests. Jamaica's public gardens were
created to encourage the island's agricultural development.
Expo Garden Tours
Phone: (800) 448-2685