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STOP the LITTERING, create paradise

For Easter weekend, I went camping on the island. We hiked for hours because there were unused... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2018
MeInTheClouds
,
Hulste, Belgium
Beautiful island off Trinidad's coast

I visited here some time ago with a Hindu temple group. The water is calm and nice to take a sea... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
Varuna V
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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.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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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

Thank MeInTheClouds
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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

Thank Varuna V
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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.

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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

1  Thank Peter D
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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

1  Thank Avion C
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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

Thank Johnny L
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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

2  Thank Mc1Ewen
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Reviewed 30 November 2014

My wife and I were looking for an adventure and wanted to see more of the Chacachacare Islands off the northeast coast of Trinidad. The Crew's Inn recommended Greene (868)755-8972, the captain of the Island Princess. We were delighted that he was willing to meet...More

3  Thank GilbertNeil
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Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

Its 12 years going on 13 years now and I still go to this island 3 times a year I walk all over this island at night by my self I never come ah cross anything like dat I even go LA tinta to fishing...More

6  Thank simple m
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Reviewed 7 July 2014

If only the locals loved their islands like we do. Rubbish is everywhere. Here is a gem of an island, paradoxically accessible only some 12 miles from TTSA yet with a remote aura about it, yet strewn with rubbish despite it being uninhabited! 30 years...More

6  Thank BobRedley
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