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Tobago Forest Reserve

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11. 280638, -60. 585973, Tobago
+1 868-759-2880
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Rainforest walk with Darlington Chance

Did a fantastic rainforest walk with Darlington this morning. He’s an extremely knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
carollaw58
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Excellent tour from Fitzroy Quamima

We are a family with a four year old and a 5 month old baby and enjoyed a wonderful afternoon in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Timothy S
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Established in 1763 to combat European deforestation of the island, this was the Western Hemisphere's first forest reserve.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“junior thomas” (16 reviews)
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11. 280638, -60. 585973, Tobago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did a fantastic rainforest walk with Darlington this morning. He’s an extremely knowledgeable and friendly guide and gave us loads of information about the birds, flora, fauna and island history during our time with him. I’m so pleased we had him as our guide -...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family with a four year old and a 5 month old baby and enjoyed a wonderful afternoon in the rainforest with our excellent guide Fitzroy Quamina. He was knowledgable and patient, creating just the right length of trek for our little girl....More

Thank Timothy S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a day driving around Tobago and ended up on one of the most relaxing drives through the lush high Altitude rain forests in the Region. Brilliant views, awesome changes in temperatures and crisp clean air. When in Tobago, take a break from the sand...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Tobago has a reputation of being of of the most laid back islands of the Caribbean and it certainly seems to live up to its reputation. Arriving in Scarborough yes, named after the infamous one in Yorkshire! It appeared neither as modern as Curaçao or...More

Thank Catherine S
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Had a wonderful hike through this gorgeous rainforest with Fitzroy. Great fun!! Enjoyed his relaxed, trustworthy, and knowledgeable vibe. He also supplied us with rubber boots so we could get through the mud and waterfall tributaries. We saw loads of plants, vines, parrots, trapdoor spider...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I was glad to see Fitzroy Quamina has received such good reviews, because he was a great guide. He picked us up in Parlatuvier, and took us down the Gilpin Trail, a muddy but only slightly rough hike. We saw 5 species of hummingbirds, two...More

Thank Gerard H
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

We drove up to the Forest Visitor Centre from Bloody Bay and, unbeknownst to us, Shurland followed us and then invited us to come back to her hummingbird centre, where we spent an hour or so photographing birds. She found a blue-backed manakin in the...More

Thank PETRA001
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We trekked into the rainforest a few times during our stay, once was guided which is definitely recommended as you get to see things like the blood tree! and it is great to know exactly what you are looking at and not miss all of...More

Thank Dan P
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Ive been lucky to visit a few rainforests namely Daintree in Oz and the temperate rainforests of Western Canada along with other forests in the Caribbean. All rainforests are quite different but what makes a tour inside these areas is a good guide. We went...More

Thank daffyduck625
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Our visit was during the rainy season, and this is rainforest, so we got wet. Definitely worth wearing suitable clothing. A good guide is essential - we went with Newton George who was exceptional. He could spot small birds hidden in the canopy when we...More

Thank JGRJ
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