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Private Art & Culture Tour in Tortola Virgin Islands

By The Pottery Garden
Price is $105per traveler*

Features

Earn $3.15
Free cancellation available
4h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless payments
Vehicles and venues disinfected

Overview

  • This is the only tour of its kind available on Tortola which showcases prominent practicing Artist and their work. Small, private groups keeps this tour very intimate and interactive which allows you to develop a bond with the artist/guides. The added option features of bread baking and clay play allows for great fun, memorable experiences and good photo opportunities! On this tour you will have a true Virgin Island experience as the guide/artist are locals who are passionate about their craft and islands. Having the chance to view and purchase beautiful, authentic local art work created by locals is sadly becoming a rare thing in the Virgin Is. but this tour gives you that chance!

Check Availability


Art & Culture Tour Pro 08:30

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Bread Baking & Clay play: Observe baking in a traditional oven and sample the goods. Enjoy a try on the wheel during the pottery demonstration.
Duration: 2 hours: times may vary depending on lunch or beach
local lunch + custom sights: local lunch and chosen extra sight stops
beach stop: a dip at a beautiful tropical beach
choose between lunch or beach
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour Pro 08:30, offer 1
Price is $165.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $165.00
$165.00

Total

Price is $165.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $155

The Art & Culture Tour 09:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for The Art & Culture Tour 09:00, offer 2
Price is $105.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $105.00
$105.00

Total

Price is $105.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $95

A&C Tour + Clay play + Baking 09:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Baking + Clay Play: Bread baking @ Jenesis Studio & Clay Play @ The Pottery Garden!
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for A&C Tour + Clay play + Baking 09:00, offer 3
Price is $131.00 per ticket, price for 4 Travelers is $524.00
$524.00

Total

Price is $524.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $120

Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 10:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Clay Play: Have a chance on the potter's wheel at the pottery garden
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 10:00, offer 4
Price is $111.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $111.00
$111.00

Total

Price is $111.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $101

Art & Culture Tour + Baking 10:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Bread Baking at Jenesis Studio: Observe baking in a traditional oven and sample the goods when complete!
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Baking 10:00, offer 5
Price is $125.00 per ticket, price for 4 Travelers is $500.00
$500.00

Total

Price is $500.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $115

Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 11:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Clay Play: Have a chance on the potter's wheel at the pottery garden
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 11:00, offer 6
Price is $111.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $111.00
$111.00

Total

Price is $111.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $101

Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 12:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Clay Play: Have a chance on the potter's wheel at the pottery garden
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 12:00, offer 7
Price is $111.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $111.00
$111.00

Total

Price is $111.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $101

Art & Culture Tour + Baking 12:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Bread Baking at Jenesis Studio: Observe baking in a traditional oven and sample the goods when complete!
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Baking 12:00, offer 8
Price is $125.00 per ticket, price for 4 Travelers is $500.00
$500.00

Total

Price is $500.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $115

The Art & Culture Tour 13:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for The Art & Culture Tour 13:00, offer 9
Price is $105.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $105.00
$105.00

Total

Price is $105.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $95

Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 13:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Clay Play: Have a chance on the potter's wheel at the pottery garden
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 13:00, offer 10
Price is $111.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $111.00
$111.00

Total

Price is $111.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $101

A&C Tour + Clay play + Baking 13:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Baking + Clay Play: Bread baking @ Jenesis Studio & Clay Play @ The Pottery Garden!
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for A&C Tour + Clay play + Baking 13:00, offer 11
Price is $131.00 per ticket, price for 4 Travelers is $524.00
$524.00

Total

Price is $524.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $120

Art & Culture Tour Pro 13:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Bread Baking & Clay play: Observe baking in a traditional oven and sample the goods. Enjoy a try on the wheel during the pottery demonstration.
Duration: 2 hours: times may vary depending on lunch or beach
local lunch + custom sights: local lunch and chosen extra sight stops
beach stop: a dip at a beautiful tropical beach
choose between lunch or beach
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour Pro 13:00, offer 12
Price is $165.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $165.00
$165.00

Total

Price is $165.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $155

Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 14:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Clay Play: Have a chance on the potter's wheel at the pottery garden
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 14:00, offer 13
Price is $111.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $111.00
$111.00

Total

Price is $111.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $101

Art & Culture Tour + Baking 14:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Bread Baking at Jenesis Studio: Observe baking in a traditional oven and sample the goods when complete!
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Baking 14:00, offer 14
Price is $125.00 per ticket, price for 4 Travelers is $500.00
$500.00

Total

Price is $500.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $115

Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 15:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Clay Play: Have a chance on the potter's wheel at the pottery garden
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 15:00, offer 15
Price is $111.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $111.00
$111.00

Total

Price is $111.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $101

Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 16:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Clay Play: Have a chance on the potter's wheel at the pottery garden
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Clay Play 16:00, offer 16
Price is $111.00 per ticket, price for 1 Traveler is $111.00
$111.00

Total

Price is $111.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $101

Art & Culture Tour + Baking 16:00

Non-Refundable
4h
Earn $3.15

Bread Baking at Jenesis Studio: Observe baking in a traditional oven and sample the goods when complete!
Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Art & Culture Tour + Baking 16:00, offer 17
Price is $125.00 per ticket, price for 4 Travelers is $500.00
$500.00

Total

Price is $500.00
* Select 5 travelers to get the lowest price of $115

What's included, what's not

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Seating - customize your tour by selecting forward facing seating or sit facing each other
  • Bottled water
  • Binoculars for bird watching at Josiah's Bay Pond
  • Entry/Admission - Jenesis Studios
  • Entry/Admission - The Pottery Garden
  • Added Option at Jenesis Studio - Bread Baking for $20
  • Added Option - Clay play for $5 at Pottery Garden

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Returns to original departure point

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Jenesis Studios, Great Mountain, Tortola VG1110, British Virgin Islands

Local Artist Reuben Vanterpool takes you on a cultural journey guiding you through his garden, museum/gallery & traditional oven bakery. Here you can get a taste of Virgin Island life before the 1960's. The facility also includes a mini gift shop & snacket.
Mr. Vanterpool is one of the most prominent Artist in the Virgin Is. practicing for over 45 years and mainly works in oil/acrylic on canvas. Many of his beautiful paintings illustrates the early life and culture of the Virgin Is.
Jenesis Studios is truly a gem of culture and is well worth the visit.

Added Option - Bread Baking
Observe baking in a traditional oven and sample the goods when complete, along with other goodies! +$20

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Pottery Garden, Josiah's Bay, Road Town Tortola

Local Ceramic Artist Karl Burnett shows you around his pottery grounds “The Pottery Garden” where you'll be immersed in an “earthmade experience”.
Karl explains his journey as a mainly self taught potter, talks about his making processes and explains his impressive wood fired kiln which is covered in local stone.
Take a guided walk through his workshop where the excitement kicks up a notch with live demonstrations on the potter's wheel and other pottery production techniques!
After seeing how the pots are made browse around the quaint studio gallery featuring Karl's handmade pieces for sale where you can purchase a keepsake to remember your visit.
Karl Burnett is the best known and only local potter in practice on Tortola.
The Pottery Garden is a pottery studio placed in a tropical garden just a few minutes away from beautiful Josiah's Bay beach and is an experience you won't regret!
Added Option - Clay play
Get a try at the wheel during the demo section of the tour + $5

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Tortola, Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Sightseeing & stops at points of interest

Take in beautiful views and learn Virgin Islands history and culture on a relaxing drive between studios.
See a historical ruin and visit the salt pond at Josiah's bay where you can see flamingos and other bird life(binoculars included).

Duration: 45 minutes


Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitized between use

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Road Town
  • Tortola Tortola

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • 164 Waterfront Dr, Road Town, British Virgin Islands Traveler pickup is offered Pick up location is flexible, guest can be collected from any requested location on Tortola, Virgin Islands Airports Beef Island Airport, Tortola Ports Tortola Pier Park, C9FP+38R, Road Town, British Virgin Islands West End Ferry Dock, 97PW+XJH, Freshwater Pond, British Virgin Islands Trellis Bay Rd, British Virgin Islands Road Town Fast Ferry, Geneva Place, Waterfront Drive Area Road Town Tortola P.O. BOX 3469 Country, Road Town, British Virgin Islands
    • Tortola Tortola

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