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Great Place

A great place to visit anytime of the year. the lighthouse on the island is a great place to visit... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
fab location

I love this location, a lot of people say it needs maintenance and development but I say leave it... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Evelyn M
Maraval, Trinidad
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This mysterious, uninhabited island, once the site of a colony of lepers run by a group of nuns, is only five miles off the northwest coast of Trinidad.
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

A great place to visit anytime of the year. the lighthouse on the island is a great place to visit. Good for fishing also.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank E8108EJpaul
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I love this location, a lot of people say it needs maintenance and development but I say leave it alone so that the beautiful landscape remains untouched. the bay is fab for swimming in.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Evelyn M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This was a very exciting experience. The water was nice the scenery was also pleasant. My friends and I were interested in hiking and as such we found a trail that we used to discover new locations. Although I liked the place and my friends...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank shordy
Reviewed 4 April 2018

For Easter weekend, I went camping on the island. We hiked for hours because there were unused trails we wanted to discover. We made it to the lighthouse, Hindu temple, lepra houses, cemetery and the salt lake. I loved all of these places! Most of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MeInTheClouds
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I visited here some time ago with a Hindu temple group. The water is calm and nice to take a sea bath in. No waves so it is safe for kids to bathe. This is the island that the lepers used to be confined to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Varuna V
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little island well worth the visit. Pack your picnic basket and get ready to explore this forgotten gem.

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank Suna V
Reviewed 16 March 2017

its a cool little island that can be explored. but there is little shade and the sun stings. so bring your water and your sun screen. you will need it

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great for a hiking and boat trip in one. The island itself is very nice with two very warm water beaches. There are a few good hikes to the salt pond, abandon nunnery and lighthouse. At the light house you will get the best views...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Avion C
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This tiny uninhabited island off the northern cost of Trinidad is a gemstone. It's truly beautiful, from it's beaches to its hilly trails. The locals of Trinidad often come down to the island by boat and enjoy a day on the beach or in the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Johnny L
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Had an excellent time on a boat cruise to this place, music, food, friends and fun. We got to swim so it made it more special

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank Mc1Ewen
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