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Royal Mount Carmel Falls

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Address: Grenada
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Comprised of two sublime waterfalls that plunge more than 70 feet into...

Comprised of two sublime waterfalls that plunge more than 70 feet into crystal pools. Together they make up the island's highest waterfall.

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Great Waterfall short walking distance

While somewhat difficult to find, this is a great water fall to visit & swim in. The water is warm and the local guide is very knowledgeable. Admission fee is paid to the owner of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 28, 2014
Tamara C
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

This is literally in someone's backyard. We drove there so first, you look for a local to give you the tour. They're not hard to find; they're right at the intersection. They'll also let you know where to park. Trekking to Mount Carmel involves walking through lush greenery with cacao trees and a bamboo forest. It's okay to wear flip-flops... More 

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Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Wow -- I hesitate giving good reviews and hope this waterfall is the same in 20 years. When you near the intersection and a man jumps out at you, waving you down, do stop. He is there to be your guide. We might not have found the entrance on our own, let alone the second waterfall and natural slide. Another... More 

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Thank Codeedo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Our family has been volunteering in Grenada for 8 months and for some foolish reason we never went to this site. BIG MISTAKE. We went today and it was amazing! Directions- at the junction you turn hard left and you are there. It is no more than 20 feet! There is a bar with a painting of the falls, that... More 

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Fort Bragg, North Carolina, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The last hurricane that hit devasted the water falls area and no one has cleaned this area up. Watch out for pan-handlers asking for money. Its free to walk down to falls area. Wear hiking boots when you do go...

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

While somewhat difficult to find, this is a great water fall to visit & swim in. The water is warm and the local guide is very knowledgeable. Admission fee is paid to the owner of the local bar/market $5 EC = $1.86 US dollar ...best money spend. Be sure to wear some sturdy trainers, take a towel, and don't miss... More 

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Wabash, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you are tired of pushy guides and threats of vandalism to your parked car, there is a simple way around it. When you are just about to the falls parking, you will need to make a hard right to go down to the parking. Just as you are about to make the right, if you look, there is a... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This fall is beautiful; however, it can be a difficult walk. I found it a little disappointing for the effort it took to reach. Also, you really need a guide to lead you to this location.

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Oxfordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We had a lovely family morning at Mt Carmel waterfalls (two adults, a 15 yo and 7 yo) on our way to the north of the island. They are v accessible, with a pleasant and undemanding (15 min) walk to the waterfalls. The waterfalls are stunning, and the lower “slides” such fun for all the family. We are regular visitors... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Took good guided tour with lots of local info on plants birds etc and were well assisted to take a dip under the waterfall and in the pool below. Slippy rocks so better with shoes on. Popular spot for locals and visitors alike.

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Halifax, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

Located about 30 minutes from St. George's, these falls are an easy 10-15 minute hike from the entrance off the main road. We opted to hire a local guide, and with six of us, plus an assortment of gear it was well worth the $EC40.00 paid for the couple of hours we spent. Super nice falls and swimming in cool... More 

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