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A 3,792 foot dormant volcano. Guided tours ascend the volcano, and, if...

A 3,792 foot dormant volcano. Guided tours ascend the volcano, and, if properly equipped, descend into its 400-foot deep mouth.

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Amazing, and challenging hike.

We (5 dads, 3 teenagers) went on this hike last week. We had all intentions of doing it self guided, but fortunately our cab driver, "Socrates", thought better of it and set us up... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Arlington, Virginia
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Island Lake, Illinois
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hike half of the way is safe for most, but there are 3 hills that have to be navigated before getting to the top/destination that are boarder-line dangerous for the unfit. The walkways are narrow and on very steep drop-offs. Especially after a rain, the ground and rocks are incredibly slick. At the top, in order to see the... More 

2 Thank hrsgrl11
Arlington, Virginia
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We (5 dads, 3 teenagers) went on this hike last week. We had all intentions of doing it self guided, but fortunately our cab driver, "Socrates", thought better of it and set us up with a local guide who met us at the rode leading up to the trail head. We negotiated a fair price with Royston, aka "Mikey", and... More 

Thank Jacoby0203
Leesburg, Virginia, United States
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We visited St. Kitts as part of our cruise experience. We booked this excursion directly with O'Neil, and his son Al. Al, lead our group. $90 each. He picked us up from the cruise port, drove us to the volcano base, provided food and drinks and walking sticks and a plethora of information while we hiked to the top. You... More 

Thank David G
New Jersey
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

While we did not hike Mount Liauiga it down offer some pretty amazing views. We were able to see it on out tour and its majestic looking as its higher than its surroundings.

1 Thank CCG1982
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Did this hike with our family, including 2 teens, as part of a cruise ship tour. This is very strenuous, with some technical portions of the hike requiring scrambling over rocks, roots, mud. Warm and humid, but it does get cooler as you ascend. No mosquitoes, asked the guide and he said too dry and cool for them. Won't really... More 

4 Thank Burns-Rozen
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Took a tour here for a day trip in St. Kitts from the local port from a cruise. My boyfriend and I went, with a group of about 20-30 people. The tour guides drove us about 30 minutes to the location, which just looks like a mountain because the volcano has obviously not been active recently. The tropical environment is... More 

1 Thank Mclain L
Worcester, MA
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We booked the hike through our cruise. The description was strenuous and they weren't kidding. Narrow parts and often slippery. The tour we booked through provided hiking sticks which were so helpful. Stunning areas along the hike - the summit is small but the view was beautiful. No area to walk around at the summit.

Thank PWDGolfers
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Got to see this amazing view from Brimstone Hill Fortress. Wish we had time to hike it and descend into the volcano as there are guided hikes available. But we had only one day from cruise ship to explore. Understand it would be a long day hike. Maybe next time. Go for it.

Thank Ray D
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

We wanted to go on our own pace so we found a driver (Dr. Elvis - you can ask around), and he arranged for us Kalvin - a local guy who knows every spot on the mountain. Was great. Took us close to 2 hours up (at the end we had to wait behind a cruise tour group). While up... More 

Thank RRSMa
Alexandria, Virginia
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Strenuous hike scrambling through a rain forest with stupendous views the top. Very helpful to have a guide: O'Neil Mulraine is a fantastic guide. You need to be fit for this; wear proper footwear (at the least, good athletic shoes) and take water and snacks. O'Neil provided us with walking sticks, very much needed on this hike.

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