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Said to be the second largest in the world, this hot springs lake is a caldron of gray-blue water at a temperature ranging from 180 to 197 degrees Fahrenheit; a full-day rigorous hike with a guide is needed to visit this awesome sight.
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Laudat, Morne Trois Pitons National Park, Dominica
+1 767-225-1971
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is ot overrated - it is a fantastic hike. Remember you are not just going to the lake itself, you are going to see the Valley of Desolation and lots of beautiful Caribbean countryside on the way. It is a tough hike - we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank r4m
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Nice, moderate hike with the cheerful and helpful guide Barani! Ask at the bakery of laudat for him :) With special wellness treatment and snack on the way!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hanna E
Reviewed December 4, 2018

We researched the condition of the trail post- Maria, but when our guide forced us to back track several times, we knew we were in for a long, hard 8:40 hour day. Several showers made footing problematic and I fell many times. The temporary ropes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Steve3688
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Awesome hike, the terrain can be hazardous and the path is not well marked, especially since hurricane Maria. Be sure to go with a local guide for your safety! It is physically challenging but totally worth it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank emyab
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

I visited the Boiling Lake during a solo trip to Dominica. As a woman I’m very cautious when traveling alone, so I was happy when my airbnb host put me in contact with a local driver/ tour guide name Lanquedoc (1-767-295-3185). His rates were very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 705suzettes
Reviewed November 18, 2018

First of all, this trek is HARD! I’m pretty fit (or so I thought) but was at times walking on all fours and my body refused to cooperate for the next two days. The trek has been made considerably more treacherous by last years huricane,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Livetoexplore
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed the Boiling Lake tour, until the rain caught up with me and the strenuousness of the hike makes you wish your legs were not yours anymore. The scenery is beautiful, though during the rainy season it can be dangerous to climb this. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kate S
Reviewed September 21, 2018

6 hrs (3 to go & 3 to come back) hike. Intriguing views and a lot of huffing and puffing if you're not fit! The Boiling Lake is very beautiful with different flora and fauna along the way. A hike you can't not take!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sondra L
Reviewed May 8, 2018

1. Introduction In a country known for its spectacular hiking, the Boiling Lake trail has the reputation of being the iconic trail of Dominica, and that reputation well earned. The trail itself is a magnificent journey through rainforest, river (large creek) crossings, over the summit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
17  Thank TMR1004
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Forestry have done a great job restoring the Boiling Lake Trail after Hurricane Maria, which caused many changes. It is still a fabulous hike, tough and physically challenging. The round trip took us 6 hours, involved nearly 1600 ft of ascent and the view from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Michaela L
November 8, 2017|
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Response from jeffwI1917OL | Reviewed this property |
Ah.. no, it’s 200+ degrees Fahrenheit
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January 26, 2017|
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Response from Moorselaar | Reviewed this property |
The quide was Peter( nick name the bushman), go to the tourist office they will hive you his phone#.
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