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Reviewed 6 days ago

Temple in the sea is a great story of human perseverance, personal sacrifice, and enduring efforts of Sewdass Sadhu. He was born in India in 1903 and arrived in Trinidad with his parents as an indentured worker. He worked at the Waterloo Sugar Estate. That...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated in central Trinidad, about an hour from Port of Spain, the Temple in the Sea is a must-do. It is a nice drive and the more rural feel contrasts nicely from the hustle and bustle of northern Trinidad. The temple was closed when we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lewzx
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a great site to visit. It is a remodel of a temple built in the sea over 50 years ago by Siewdass Sadhu. He was a Hindu labourer who was debarred by the colonial powers from building a temple to worship his Gods...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Richard R
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This place is something i will never let go or forget. Both my grandparents were put to rest here and ashes scattered into the sea. This place give you a feeling of solitude and closure. The design and layout is something to see. Although i...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Nice place and scenery. Would recommend to visit at least once. Make sure you wear proper attire. I bet the view would be amazing once the sunset hits

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Nice place and nice cutlery I have honk tats says a lot if your cutlery is clean and I had a nice time stayed all day

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Myhouseoryours
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Beautiful and interesting, that all I wanted to do in TT Great history. Also visit the Hanuman Statue. Wish I can visit again, but not for a long time. The temple was very welcoming to visitors.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Shanti R
Reviewed 7 May 2018

The spectacular wonder of the Temple in the Sea is a marvel to behold. It holds a great part of history for the struggle of a few in Trinidad and Tobago.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Spectrumv
Reviewed 11 April 2018

The temple is just amazing. I was born in Trinidad so I was quite taken aback. Everyone who visits Trinidad should visit. On you way to also visit the Indian museum. This also is something to see. To explain the beauty of these two place...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lyris V
Reviewed 5 April 2018

When we visited this place, there was a cremation going on in open air and at the same time a music truck was blasting noise. So it wasn't very quiet and peaceful. Anyway it was a nice visit. The temple itself is small, but as...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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9 November 2016|
Response from sradixtt | Reviewed this property |
The last few times I visited, it closed at around 6pm. I'm not sure if anything changed since then.