I called before we came and after the phone call I thought we were going to tour Allerton garden but when we arrived we found out that was only guided and the tour was 2 and 1/2 hours and did not start for 40 minutes...更多
We are so glad we did this tour on Kauai. Sam was our tour guide. Because his father worked there when he was a kid growing up, Sam was a wealth of knowledge about the plants, trees, and history of the gardens. Be sure to...更多
Our tour guide, Sam, was a wonderful source of information both about the development of the gardens and the medicinal uses of many of the plants and trees. He had a great sense of humor and made it very enjoyable.
Loved this tour and Johns take on the family history was great- despite earlier rain it was fine- the luxuriant growth and mature garden is rare and I loved the elements of surprise- sculptures - reflecting ponds - thanksgiving garden etc - can't say too...更多
We booked a guided tour because my elderly mother was with us and could not walk the property. Sam, our tour guide was beyond expectation. Apparently his father helped start the garden years ago, so he and his brother grew up working the garden. He...更多
this was great, we did the hybrid tour of both, and fell in love with the gardens, the art and lanscaping, the stories, the research, absolutely the best find of this trip, want to again, and do the full allerton self guided tour, awesome!
This was a self guided tour we took and it was interesting but not what we thought. The amount of flowers were quite small and most of the walking tour was related to different species of trees. One improvement would be that more placards be...更多