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Fort King George

Fort Street 84, Scarborough, Tobago
+1 868-639-3970
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Fort Street 84, Scarborough, Tobago
+1 868-639-3970
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Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Nice location very good view good for pictures don,t visit very late. Few cannons to sea museum on site

Thank patchpenny
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Fort king is located 5 mins from Scarborough by taxi and about 20 mins walk . It is one of the most breath taking views that over looks the town of Scarborough and the Atlantic ocean. It is a historical sight that is well preserved...More

Thank natasha212015
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful views, well worth the trip. Great place for pics and to just relax. Will return for pics and the views.

Thank dallazman
Reviewed February 24, 2017

benchmark of Tobago history. Very well maintained attraction. I drove all the way up there. It offers a magnificent view of the city below. The buildings are in very good shape from the Barracks to Gun powder building and even the Bell (water) tank. There...More

Thank aquauomo
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Located atop a hill overlooking Bacolet. Its a climb to get up there. You can ofcourse drive up as well. A handful of buildings exist. There's also a lighthouse and a few canons. It does offer great views onto Bacolet and the ocean.

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Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Visited as part of a cruise ship excursion. Fascinating fort with incredible views over Scarborough. The old barracks now a museum was a fascinating insight into Tobago culture.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Fort King George is in an amazing position on top of the hill overlooking Scarborough and the Lowlands. Check out the map and follow the signs as it is easy to miss the little side road off the main road. It has recently been completely...More

Thank 66jaybee
Reviewed February 10, 2017

The British were not the first settlers in this part of the Western Caribbean, but they were certainly the most persistent and successful, eventually succeeding in not only driving out the French but also introducing sugar cane and other agricultural products, albeit with the help...More

Thank mccorquinn
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Tobago was our first port of call on a wonderful two week cruise around the Caribbean aboard Fred Olsen's ship Braemar. We opted to walk up the hill from the cruise terminal which did not endear ourselves to the local taxi drivers! It is a...More

Thank David D
Reviewed February 3, 2017

What a fun little mid day escape! Great history and amazing views. Definitely a must do while on Tobago!

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