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Fort Bennett, Black Rock

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Take a peaceful stroll away from the sun's rays at Fort Bennett, a Dutch built fort from the 1600s. Overlooking Grafton Beach, the fort was constructed to protect the island from foreign attacks. It features paved footpaths, lush green vegetation, and park benches where visitors can rest. Close to the entrance, two cannons are safely located in the recess. They demonstrate how the British battery once looked. Bring some lunch and a blanket to enjoy a picnic in the shade under the surrounding trees. To visit Fort Bennett and get the most from your holiday in Black Rock, create itinerary details personal to you using our Black Rock travel itinerary planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • Good views over Black rocks and Grand Courland Bay. Easy to walk to from Grafton Beach resort or the Rex Turtle  more »
  • just a view of the sea and a local little beach close to it, this is all that is all about it. I also checked fort Milton, same idea. go see Fort King George if you want to see a real fort. If you liv...  more »
  • Not much of a fort left. It does give good views into the sea. Interesting rocks in the sea. There was no entry fee, but there is a manned booth by the entrance.  more »
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  • Beautiful location for fort with lovely view of fort James to the right and Stone Haven bay and the Resorts to the left . Beware thought the waters at black rock is extreamly rough and not for non swimmers.
  • Beautiful view with history on the north coast of Tobago. A must visit if you are in the area.
  • Colourful past
  • Nice historic site to visit on Tobago island.
  • Beautiful.