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Check in to any nice hotel, and the concierge will be more than happy to recommend or reserve a tour of the area. But in some cases, you don’t even have to leave the property to take in the sights, because what’s right there under your nose is worth further exploration.

Here are a handful of hotels around the globe that offer guided tours of some of their more unique and fascinating features.

CUISINART GOLF RESORT & SPA – Anguilla for their hydroponic farm

JW MARRIOTT DESERT SPRINGS RESORT & SPA – Palm Desert, California for their exotic birds

SANDPEARL RESORT & SPA – Clearwater Beach, Florida for their environmental efforts

DOG BARK PARK INN – Cottonwood, Idaho for their canine chainsaw art

THE INN AT PERRY CABIN – St. Michaels, Maryland for their horticulture

RITZ-CARLTON, MILLENIA SINGAPORE – Singapore for their art collection

STANLEY HOTEL -Estes Park, Colorado for their paranormal activity

SOFITEL LEGEND METROPOLE HANOI – Hanoi, Vietnam for their underground bunker

Click on the eturbonews link at the top to read more about these properties.