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Address: San Fernando, Trinidad
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+1 868-628-4145
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Refuge containing two lakes, nature trails and a wide variety of different...

Refuge containing two lakes, nature trails and a wide variety of different birds.

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unexpected haven

this place is a little gem in the grounds of an oil refinery- brilliant amount of bird species very peaceful with walks to do. Lovely and also great value for money- worth the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Farida P
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is a little gem in the grounds of an oil refinery- brilliant amount of bird species very peaceful with walks to do. Lovely and also great value for money- worth the trip about an hour from POS I'm a taxi.

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Diego Martin, Trinidad
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64 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This bird sanctuary was truly unexpected. Many of the locals have not heard of it, and it's definitely in a location you would not expect it to be, on the compound of an oil refinery. But don't let that damper your thoughts. This place is fantastic! The animals are beautiful to watch. You can really tell that the place takes... More 

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San Fernando, Trinidad
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12 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I am not a nature person but it was quite nice to see all the different types of birds. At the entrance you encounter magnificent peacocks strutting around freely. I did not like the snake exhibit though but others in my group did enjoy it.

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Thank davikarmaharaj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

We really enjoyed our visit to the well maintained wildlife sanctuary. The guide was lively and interesting. Our party comprised of two adult, one senior and a 9 year old child. The guided tour was about one hour after which there was time to picnic and or independently follow a hiking trail.... However the guide recommended the independent trail would... More 

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Thank Carolin d
San Fernando, Trinidad
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

A beautiful experience from the bellowing of a Oil refinery this tranquil lake surrounded by beautiful birds and plant life. The Lodge is picture perfect contains a visual room to educate visitors along with their helpful and knowledgeable staff.

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Thank Ativan1974
San Fernando, Trinidad
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103 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

The PaPWFT is on 60 acres around 2 small ponds, adjacent to an oil refinery, yet visitors enjoy a calm and interesting visit among numerous nesting and resident waterfowl and other native and exotic birds. The main track is around a small pool, which is 40% wheel chair accessible, and takes about 45 minutes to traverse (with stops to share... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Just a little detail on the wild fowl trust in Trinidad and Tobago. The Trust is known to be a safe haven for wildlife and this was proven with the birth of a baby Limpkin on the Trust's Main Breeding Lake, the very first for the Trust... In the dry season the hills are dotted with the orange flowers of the mountain immortelle,... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We visited Pointe a Pierre yesterday, specifically coming here after we ran out of time last year in Trinidad. We were initially turned away by security because we had not previously booked, being unaware of this requirement. Apparently if the president of Petrofin is staying at his house on the estate, security is tightened and you cannot just wander in.... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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108 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

This serene beautiful ecosystem is amazing to observe the many species of birds lizards and iguanas as they appear in their natural state. Every effort has been made to conserve the natural environment and to allow the observer to walk along the trails quietly and peacefully. The tranquility here is much needed to relax The sounds of the animals are... More 

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Thank Lisa M
San Fernando, Trinidad
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

This is such a beautiful surprise to discover a natural wild foul sanctuary in the middle of an industrial park. The walk is cool but walk with bug spray

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