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Relaxing afternoon

This is a lovely relaxing boat ride along a peaceful river. We parked in the bank car park and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ga M
Great tour with a great guide!

Decided on this trip to Dominica to take the river tour and we're so glad we did. What a great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Halifax, Canada
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This mangrove-fringed river flows into the Glanvilla Swamp, which is prime birdwatching territory.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely relaxing boat ride along a peaceful river. We parked in the bank car park and the guys will come across the road and offer to take you on the river. All of them charge the same. The guide points out wildlife...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ga M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided on this trip to Dominica to take the river tour and we're so glad we did. What a great trip. Our guide was so informative and engaging so we learned a lot about our natural surroundings. The stop at the bar at the end...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

We took the river ride early at 7 am and so watched the river come to life with the birds and the fish. Later it gets hot and you would miss this ‘best time of the day’. Antony explained so much about the vegetation and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank LauraH299
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Beautiful river, very fun going on the row boats. Ask around at the river for a tour guide and someone will come take you up. We definitely recommend going toward sun down, as coming back into the sunset really puts great lighting onto everything.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travellingmandan
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Went out with friends touring. It is eerily amazing in the late afternoon. While on the boat touring ours began to tilt because we wouldn't stay put and it was so funny. Highly recommend. And the guides were so nice. Came back again few months...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank abandonedexplorer
Reviewed November 24, 2018

As mentioned by other reviewers tours on the Indian River are-done by guides who row you gently along, picking out wildlife and other interesting bits of nature. We saw blue/white/red crabs or varying sizes; two different kinds of Heron and got bitten by hundreds of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Was picked up from jetty in front of my hotel by "Lawrence of Arabia" as he goes by. Dropped at mouth of Indian River so he could get another couple and I could purchase Indian River pass as its a national park for $5US.He came...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank janie29
Reviewed June 23, 2018

The tours on the Indian River are down by guides who row you up and down the river. Our guide was James 'Bond 007' who was a great guide. He is very knowledgeable and funny. The trip up river was very nice and it was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank darrainville
Reviewed April 10, 2018

This was not on the top of my priority list, but decent reviews and when in Dominica one MUST check out some of the Pirates of the Caribbean filming locations if at all a fan right? This turned out to be a delightful little tour...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank stacyc006
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Looked forward to our trip today and our guide was a real knowledgeable guy. Told us all about the river and it's history. Shame they didn't tell us the pick up from our hotel wasn't part of the cost, so just be aware you should...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from RealestateSurreyUK | Reviewed this property |
The tour is not a set time, our guide was called James Bond!! he had all the time in the world for us and like other Dominicans we had the pleasure of meeting he was more than happy to just chill and take time showing us all... More
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Response from darrainville | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure because we were stay at the Hideaways of Tibay Heights and they made the reservations with a friend.