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A great place to visit anytime of the year. the lighthouse on the island is a great place to visit... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
E8108EJpaul
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Trinidad
fab location

I love this location, a lot of people say it needs maintenance and development but I say leave it... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Evelyn M
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Maraval, Trinidad
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This mysterious, uninhabited island, once the site of a colony of lepers run by a group of nuns, is only five miles off the northwest coast of Trinidad.
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

A great place to visit anytime of the year. the lighthouse on the island is a great place to visit. Good for fishing also.

Thank E8108EJpaul
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I love this location, a lot of people say it needs maintenance and development but I say leave it alone so that the beautiful landscape remains untouched. the bay is fab for swimming in.

Thank Evelyn M
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This was a very exciting experience. The water was nice the scenery was also pleasant. My friends and I were interested in hiking and as such we found a trail that we used to discover new locations. Although I liked the place and my friends...More

Thank shordy
Reviewed April 4, 2018

For Easter weekend, I went camping on the island. We hiked for hours because there were unused trails we wanted to discover. We made it to the lighthouse, Hindu temple, lepra houses, cemetery and the salt lake. I loved all of these places! Most of...More

Thank MeInTheClouds
Reviewed February 14, 2018

I visited here some time ago with a Hindu temple group. The water is calm and nice to take a sea bath in. No waves so it is safe for kids to bathe. This is the island that the lepers used to be confined to...More

Thank Varuna V
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little island well worth the visit. Pack your picnic basket and get ready to explore this forgotten gem.

3  Thank Flyer378230
Reviewed March 16, 2017

its a cool little island that can be explored. but there is little shade and the sun stings. so bring your water and your sun screen. you will need it

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Great for a hiking and boat trip in one. The island itself is very nice with two very warm water beaches. There are a few good hikes to the salt pond, abandon nunnery and lighthouse. At the light house you will get the best views...More

1  Thank Avion C
Reviewed November 28, 2016

This tiny uninhabited island off the northern cost of Trinidad is a gemstone. It's truly beautiful, from it's beaches to its hilly trails. The locals of Trinidad often come down to the island by boat and enjoy a day on the beach or in the...More

Thank Johnny L
Reviewed December 2, 2014

Had an excellent time on a boat cruise to this place, music, food, friends and fun. We got to swim so it made it more special

2  Thank Mc1Ewen
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