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C.H.A.N.T. — Crucian Heritage And Nature Tourism
Ridge to Reef Farm at the VI Sustainable Farm Institute
Creque Dam Farm, home of the Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, is a 200 acre working tropical forest farm and ecotourism destination with its roots in sustainable living. It is located in a hidden highland valley within St. Croix's famous tropical forest region. Tapping into the free services of nature from food to energy production, the Farm is the only certified Organic and Green Globe destination in the world. Tour visitors are welcome to gather, learn, slow down, and taste the fruits of St. Croix's rich natural and agricultural heritage.
World Class Eco/Agro-Tourism Destination: Ranked as a top global sustainable tourism experience by Islands Magazine, Coastal Living, and National Geographic's Center for Sustainable Tourism Destinations.
Tour Description: Upon arrival at the Farm's solar-powered Community Center, visitors receive the Farm Crew welcome and a run-down of optional tour activities (below). Visitors can simply relax at the Center to enjoy entertaining cultural demonstrations, try their luck in the fishing pond, or join a guided farm tour. Local refreshments are provided.
Swiss Family Robinson Tree House Hike (1/2 mile)
Indigenous Arts & Crafts
Medicinal and edible plants garden walk
Fishing for tilapia in 1 acre pond
Earth-friendly product shopping
Time: 3 hours, (9am to 12pm) or (1 to 4pm)
Provisions: Tropical beverages, and purified water.
Short Tour without food - $55 per person + transportation