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Address: San Fernando, Trinidad
Phone Number: 868-628-4145
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Refuge containing two lakes, nature trails and a wide variety of different...

Refuge containing two lakes, nature trails and a wide variety of different birds.

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Fauna and Flora amist an Oil Refinery

A beautiful experience from the bellowing of a Oil refinery this tranquil lake surrounded by beautiful birds and plant life. The Lodge is picture perfect contains a visual room to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2016
Ativan1974
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San Fernando, Trinidad

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San Fernando, Trinidad
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

A beautiful experience from the bellowing of a Oil refinery this tranquil lake surrounded by beautiful birds and plant life. The Lodge is picture perfect contains a visual room to educate visitors along with their helpful and knowledgeable staff.

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San Fernando, Trinidad
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81 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The PaPWFT is on 60 acres around 2 small ponds, adjacent to an oil refinery, yet visitors enjoy a calm and interesting visit among numerous nesting and resident waterfowl and other native and exotic birds. The main track is around a small pool, which is 40% wheel chair accessible, and takes about 45 minutes to traverse (with stops to share... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Just a little detail on the wild fowl trust in Trinidad and Tobago. The Trust is known to be a safe haven for wildlife and this was proven with the birth of a baby Limpkin on the Trust's Main Breeding Lake, the very first for the Trust... In the dry season the hills are dotted with the orange flowers of the mountain immortelle,... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

We visited Pointe a Pierre yesterday, specifically coming here after we ran out of time last year in Trinidad. We were initially turned away by security because we had not previously booked, being unaware of this requirement. Apparently if the president of Petrofin is staying at his house on the estate, security is tightened and you cannot just wander in.... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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83 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

This serene beautiful ecosystem is amazing to observe the many species of birds lizards and iguanas as they appear in their natural state. Every effort has been made to conserve the natural environment and to allow the observer to walk along the trails quietly and peacefully. The tranquility here is much needed to relax The sounds of the animals are... More 

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San Fernando, Trinidad
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

This is such a beautiful surprise to discover a natural wild foul sanctuary in the middle of an industrial park. The walk is cool but walk with bug spray

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Thank krissysm0m
Trinidad and Tobago
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Went here through my job to carry some underprivileged children to explore nature, the tour guides were very knowledgeable...but the mosquitoes were HUGE, I am typing this and my pores are raising, make sure to walk with your citronella. The place generally need some upkeep though to make it more awesome

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Really really love this place. Variety of birds, floral and fauna. Lovely nature trail, every visitor should experience this place. It is very scenic and have many birds much to the bird watchers delight. It is located on the compound of the Petrotrin refinery, as a result for security reasons you must call to make a booking. If you do... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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34 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

A nice trail for nature photographers and birders, where you can see a large variety of Trinidad birds and also caimans and insects. A few animals in cages, some for rehabilitative purposes but most can come and go as they like. A very nice experience to have while in South Trinidad

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Toronto, Canada
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51 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

As people kept telling us on T&T, Trinidadians view all wildlife as a potential meal. By visiting schools and bringing students to the Pointe-a-Pierre wetlands, the Wildfowl Trust is trying to change that attitude. And they have a great story to tell. Years ago, the then owner of the refinery, Texaco, turned the wetlands on its property into the Wildfowl... More 

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