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La Brea Pitch Lake

La Brea Village, Trinidad
+1 868-651-1232
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Reviewed 4 days ago

You can choose to walk on the lake on your own without an official tour guide, just don't go with shoes on your feet in case you land in some softer part where you can find yourself stuck. A sturdy stick would be very helpful...More

Thank trinihd
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The pitch lake has been on my to do list..it wasn't planned, but enjoyed it thoroughly. Tour guide was great, informative friendly and very helpful, the water have lots of great benefits, which I had no idea.. It's total fun for the kids & adults...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't know what to really expect. But was amazing. We had the facial using the salt in the lake bed and the mineral water to wash off and the mud facial afterwards. Best facial we have ever had for free! The non official guide,...More

3  Thank Sharon B
Reviewed April 14, 2017

As a child interested in geography all I knew about Trinidad was the fact that there was a big pitch lake. Reading about it many years later and before going there, I saw that it was often described as a rather dull place like a...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

We really had a great experience at the pitch lake. Our guide was Cyril(Doggy) he did a great job. It is best to wear shorts so that you can go right out into the lake and see first hand the the actions that are happening...More

Thank Duckconsultant
Reviewed March 20, 2017

My husband and I when to the Pitch lake without any reservations, I am really impressed on how accommodating they are. Our tour guide was the best and I learnt a lot from him. This place is nice to visit for educational purposes as well...More

2  Thank ssc19922016
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Took my 9 year old son Our trip from Port of Spain was cost effective and adventurous we took the PTSC bus to Chaguanas because of a package I had to pick up and it was 3 TT $ we tried getting on the bus...More

1  Thank Vaughn J
Reviewed February 23, 2017

The road getting here is not the best. It is asphalted, but with lots of irregularities and potholes. The view of the lake itself was not very impressive. There are quite a few locals (some also said they were official site supervisors) who will stop...More

Thank KANewYork
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Decided to do this tour with friends and all of their kids. We started very early and packed food, drinks and other supplies from the night before! Kids need to pit stop as the drive is very long from the capital. Thought that it was...More

Thank Ydaisy
Reviewed December 23, 2016

This "moving lake" of asphalt is like a volcano and has a crater in the middle that constantly moving vertically. It'd hard enough to walk on except for the crater in the Centre that consists of soft, sticky asphalt. Truly a "Natural Wonder of the...More

1  Thank miltonzaiffdeen
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Diane B
I too am looking for a tour company. I don't find any information on park hours or 'official' guide information! Traveling August 3-8th 2015 Thank you!
July 20, 2015|
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Can someone recommend a Tour company to take me to the Pitch Lake? I'll be staying in the Northern part of Trinidad. Thank you
July 5, 2015|
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