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Tobago Forest Reserve

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Stunning. Do it

Amazing memorable walk through unbelievably speculat scenery. It was pouring with rain but a really... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2017
elaine r
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Walk in the rain forest with Fitzroy Quamina

We went for a 3h walk with Fitzroy. The guide was waiting for us as planned at the meeting point... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2016
Stanislas B
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Established in 1763 to combat European deforestation of the island, this was the Western Hemisphere's first forest reserve.
11. 280638, -60. 585973, Tobago
+1 868-759-2880
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Reviewed January 1, 2017

Amazing memorable walk through unbelievably speculat scenery. It was pouring with rain but a really wonderful time

1  Thank elaine r
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We went for a 3h walk with Fitzroy. The guide was waiting for us as planned at the meeting point (the visitor center) As planned he had boots for my wife and I and for my three teenage girls. The walk was great. Fitzroy was...More

Thank Stanislas B
Reviewed December 6, 2016

I've had the pleasure of visiting the Forest Reserve twice with Newton George. Each time it was a welcomed opportunity to learn from his wealth of knowledge and experience in birding and on the flora and fauna in the reserve. A visit to the Forest...More

1  Thank Kenyon C
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We had a 3 hour trek with our guide Fitzroy who is an experienced guide and a remarkable ability to spot birds and wildlife. We discussed the type of trek we wanted, and he adapted a walk to suit our needs, and after a bit...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed November 25, 2016

We were lucky enough to catch Newton George for birding in the reserve. He travels a fair amount. As a birder, I've heard of him for years. His reputation as a expert bird guide is well deserved. He is truly amazing. The gorgeous birds here...More

Thank jsm317
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Tobago may be a tiny Island, but what an Island it is. We have just driven up through the rainforest from Roxborough to Bloody Bay. The drive is quite tricky in places and some scary roads, but well worth the effort. We chose not to...More

3  Thank andy m
Reviewed November 7, 2016

tobago is very special place and i am so happy is is still a have space where there are not so many tourist!

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Reviewed October 29, 2016

This wonderful rainforest was among the first to be so designated. Although devastated by a hurricane in the 1960s it is still spectacular with lots of new growth. We went on a birdwatching trip with the incomparable Newton George, whose ability to spot birds was...More

Thank 654GregP654
Reviewed October 16, 2016

You can drive through and across this high range rainforest, or get involved in guided walks and tours, see the wonderful birds, and the amazing flora.

Thank PhotobugsUK
Reviewed September 14, 2016

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, trees, etc. From the gorgeous mountains and...More

1  Thank Princess Sweetn... D
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Marcel B
February 21, 2018|
Response from Catherine S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as we did it as a cruise excursion
Nicholas C
January 9, 2017|
Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Yes $TT