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Caroni Swamp, St. Ann's

(4.7/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
See a rich display of Trinidad's biodiversity at Caroni Swamp, the country's second largest mangrove wetland. Home to the Caroni bird sanctuary, the swap sees an abundance of the national bird, ibis. Watch as hundreds of them flock in the sky as you make your way across the swamp. Head out over the calm waters by boat and find other local animal life including blue herring, snakes, great pondhawk dragonflies, the four-eyed fish, and anteaters. Put Caroni Swamp into our Port of Spain trip itinerary builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Well worth the effort. Do not forget your mosquito repellant and a small cooler with some liquid refreshment and lots of ice is also a good idea. But the trip down the mangrove swamp is interesting ,a...  more »
  • We had a pleasant 2 1/2 hours in a boat on the swamp. Saw a boat and lots of birds. Remember to take mosquito repellant and binoculars.  more »
  • The Caroni Swamp is best visited in the evenings when the scarlet ibis returns to nest for the night.There are different boat tours available. We boarded a small boat,about 12 of us. It was on time an...  more »