Tobago Forest Reserve, Tobago
Categories: Forests, Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Discover the paths of the oldest forest preserve in the western hemisphere when you visit Tobago Forest Reserve. Since 1776 the sprawling arboreous expanse has been a protected reserve, covering two thirds of the island. In the depths of the 3,958 ha (9,780 ac) tropical rainforest, an abundance of flora and fauna is yours to explore. With over 210 species of rare and indigenous bird, recommendations state to visit the rainforest with a pre arranged guide, who have the expertise needed to help you find as much of the wildlife and rare plant species as possible. Search the canopies for the Sabrewing Hummingbird, endemic to Tobago and a rare sight. The most popular starting point is Gilpin Trace, from here you can pick up numerous trails. Take plenty of water and insect repellent. Use our Roxborough vacation route planner to visit Tobago Forest Reserve on your trip to Roxborough, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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This place is out of this world. Oh my, just being there is most beautiful. Before you reach the site there is a passage way where you drive in order to reach there. There is plenty mists, flowers, tr... read more »
The trails are very good and very clearly marked from the side of the road, but they do quickly become quite steep and are all pretty wet and slippery. If you are in sandals, this is not the place for... read more »
To all Nature lovers this is such an awesome place to visit. There is a main building that you can stop at especially if you have a guide. I met a stray dog there who was very charming.
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