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Paria Falls

Address: Trinidad
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Ranked #6 of 48 Attractions in Trinidad
Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking
Owner description: One of the island's more stunning waterfalls.
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Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking
Owner description: One of the island's more stunning waterfalls.
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San Fernando, Trinidad
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72 reviews 72 reviews
24 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I have hiked to paria falls several times in the years gone by. I have always enjoyed the hike plus the scenary at the beach and falls. Highly recommended for any nature lovers. A friend of mines did mention a while back on his hike in that area that the beach was littered with garbage. That was depressing news and... More 

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Maraval, Trinidad
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98 reviews 98 reviews
45 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Paria waterfall Hike is a long (9 mile round trip) but rewarding hike. The track starts where the north coast road ends. A jeep trail with a few houses soons gives way to an old bench trail. There are about 5 or 6 valleys which need to be crossed. The total elevation gain and lost is about 1600ft. The walk... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This was a hike, lawd I wanted to turn back but the end result was heavenly, the beach was beautiful and the waterfall was breath taking. I would encourage anyone to take this hike.

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Arima, Trinidad
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This waterfall is wonderful. The water is cold like ice but still nice. It is a long trek to that waterful but it is very scenic.

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Trinidad
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

The hike to Paria falls will take you to a beautiful beach. The walk through the forest is a nature lover's dream. And the waterfall is stunning: a blue pool of water perfect for swimming.

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Make sure you set off early. Have you been exercising before? Please do. This is not a hike for the timid, although kids love it for the challenge. Either do the longer walk through the hills from Brasso Seco, or the up and down hill climb along the water;s edge from Blanchisseuse river ( one of the few " cable... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Went there 14yrs ago! From reading recent posts, it seems that it is still the magical hike we took then. A good 2h walk, solid, but with endless breathtaking spots, and a dream bath in the crystal clear water below the fall! As mentioned by others... BE CAREFUL... You will not come back from there the same person you were... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

If you really love nature and enjoy a challenging hike the paria waterfall is a must. Great for pictures. Enjoyable trek. You can stop at paria bay and take in the wonderful atmosphere. This is my most favorite hike and one of the most beautiful wonders of my home land.

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Lange park, Chaguanas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

This to me is quite a challenging hike - about 7 hours to hike in and back out, not including bath time at the falls. You will see some interesting flora, some fauna you might see are Macaws, Parrots, Butterflies and some insects. Just before the falls you will meet up with some beaches and small rivers which are some... More 

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Trinidad
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

very long hike, but its worth it. I suggest you pack lots of water and forget about civilization for this trip. It would b a wonerful camping experience as well. the beach is breath taking

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