Calibishie Attractions

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From mountainous landscape to lush forest, and even featuring a small fishing village, the Calibashie region of Dominica is diverse in its offerings.  This diversity continues into the activities that abound.  Days are easily filled on the rocky shores watching the surf splash onto the rugged beaches, hiking through nature trails, or visiting some of the less dominant cultural landmarks in the area. 


Woodford Hill Bay

You will find a large number of beaches to enjoy in the area. Whether you prefer being around other people, or you prefer a quieter spot, you should find some appealing options. Just click on the name of each beach for more detail concerning that specific beach.

Black Sands Beach: It is not hard to see how Black Sands Beach got its name. Come take a look at one of the most famous beaches on the island.

Another place to consider is Woodford Hill Bay. It's no trouble getting to this beach as it's visible from the main road. It's near the town of Woodford Hill and you'll recognize it by the rocky cape on it's eastern side.

Walker's Rest Bay: Walker's Rest Bay is a picturesque beach of Dominica with an isolated feel. It's flanked by gorgeous rock cliffs, has rocky gray sand and it faces the Atlantic, so the current can be strong.

Of course, you'll be able to find plenty of other choices for beaches in the area. Readers can get more information by visiting this page.


Assuming you enjoy learning about other people and places, you should consider visiting a museum during your time in Calibishie.

A landmark worth visiting is Kalinago Cultural Village. It is situated 9.0 mi. Southeast of central Calibishie. The natives who run the Kalinago Cultural Village offer visitors to come and learn about the indigenous people, their history, and culture. The staff, all indigenous themselves, give tours of the area, offer live reenactments, and are happy to present all their culture has to offer.

The table directly below offers some key facts concerning a museum nearby.

Museums Near Calibishie
Name Phone Location Island
Kalinago Cultural Village (767) 445-7979 9.0 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie Dominica

Natural Attractions

Brenner Falls is one of the natural attractions that's enjoyed by many visitors. A wonderful family adventure awaits anyone willing to get a little wet! Brenner Falls is a secluded waterfall that has dug itself into the cliff it is falling from, forming a "U" shape in the cliff with the waterfall at the back.

Another local site to consider is Morne Diablotin National Park. Established in the year 2000, Morne Diablotin National Park serves as a safe haven for the Sisserou Parrot, the symbol of Dominica that has sadly been driven to the verge of extinction.

Calibishie has quite a few other natural attractions. For more about this specific topic, go to this article.


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