When you're staying in a place called "The Natural Island" you can expect to spend your days outdoors. In Calibashie this is especially true. It is often noted as the most scenic and unspoiled region of Dominica, filled with hiking trails that lead to a national park on one side and a forest reserve on the other, waterfalls, hot springs, and even an organic farm that is open to the public.
Do you want to enjoy more of your vacation seeing the local flaura and fauna? There are quite a few hiking trails and some nature preserves nearby.
Morne Diablotin National Park is a great nature preserve found 5.4 mi. South West of central Calibishie. 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.
Be sure to look at this table for information concerning nature preserves and hiking spots.
|Hiking Trail||5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie|
|Morne Diablotin National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.4 mi. South West of Central Calibishie|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.7 mi. South of Central Calibishie|
|Hiking Trail||5.3 mi. West of Central Calibishie|
|Hiking Trail||5.0 mi. South of Central Calibishie|
|Hiking Trail||6.9 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie|
Even though most tourists are drawn by the beautiful coastline, those aren't the only way to experience the natural beauty of the land. Calibishie and nearby areas multiple options, including 6 waterfalls and a cave.
You might want to visit Brenner Falls, which is located 4.7 mi. West-Northwest of central Calibishie. 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.
A second option to consider is Brandy Falls. It is found 5.7 mi. West of central Calibishie. To reach this waterfall, an ATV is recommended, as the trail leading to it is slippery and can lead to injury. The trail is located off the main road that passes through Dos D' Ane, and cuts of the North Peninsula from the rest of the island.
The following table offers more information about waterfalls and caves.
|Brandy Falls||Waterfall||5.7 mi. West of Central Calibishie|
|Brenner Falls||Waterfall||4.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Calibishie|
|Isulukati Waterfall||Waterfall||8.7 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie|
|Waterfall||10.1 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie|
|Milton Falls||Waterfall||7.6 mi. South West of Central Calibishie|
|Cave||0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central Calibishie|
|Soltoun Falls||Waterfall||11.5 mi. South of Central Calibishie|
Travelers can experience a few parks nearby.
is located 6.3 mi. West of central Calibishie. While a sulfur infused mud-bath may not seem like the recipe for relaxation, it is claimed to work and also be good for your skin. Enter this bubbling bath that is fueled by the volcanic activity beneath the island.
The parks worth considering are provided in the table below.
|Park||7.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Calibishie|
|Park||6.3 mi. West of Central Calibishie|
|Park||7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Calibishie|
|Farm||10.8 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie||Dominica|
Another idea is to visit some of the more popular area land formations. Other types of natural attractions in Calibishie are shown directly below.
|Bay||1.9 mi. East of Central Calibishie|
|Bay||3.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Calibishie|
|Bay||3.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Calibishie|
|Bay||3.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Calibishie|
|Bay||3.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Calibishie|
Bear in mind, Calibishie has additional attraction types. Readers can find more details about other attractions here.
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