Mount St. Benedict Monastery, Trinidad

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#1 of 10 in Historic Sites in Trinidad
Feel spiritually fulfilled or simply enjoy the view from the hillside at Mount St. Benedict Monastery, offering a pristine lookout over the town below and its surrounding forest. Established in 1912, the monastery is home to roughly twenty monks, one of the oldest communities of monks in the Caribbean. The three story tall colonial building features tall white and cream colored walls. Inside, white walls also dominate the interior. Combine a visit here with a hike along one of the many trails through the forest, located just behind the monastery. To visit Mount St. Benedict Monastery and get the most from your holiday in Tunapuna, create itinerary details personal to you using our Tunapuna road trip site .
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  • The view from the Mount is beautiful. You see the central plains and facing south and the beautiful mountains trails facing north. For a Spiritual journey and to catch a moment of peace you must visit...  more »
  • The views, the lush greenery on the Northern Range, the Cathedral for the much need spiritual recharge truly makes this place special.  more »
  • This place is breathtaking very early in the morning. The cool breeze. Earlly morning visit the church. A most. You leave with a renewed spirit.  more »

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