An areal view of Calliste shows that this town has a fairly equal mix of homesteads and green space, but tourists will typically travel to nearby spots on the island to experience the most important natural attractions that Grenada has to offer including waterfalls and nature sanctuaries.
Do you enjoy spending time out in the fresh air? You might be happy to find out that the area has a pair of nature preserves nearby.
Mt. Hartman Dove Sanctuary is a popular nature preserve situated 2.1 mi. East of central Calliste. After an endemic that threatened the local Grenada Dove population, the Mt. Hartman Dove Sancturay was created to protect the bird.
|Mt. Hartman Dove Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.1 mi. East of Central Calliste||Grenada|
Although most vacationers are drawn by the beautiful coastline, those aren't the only way to experience the natural beauty of the land. Areas near Calliste some interesting options, including 6 waterfalls.
You may enjoy visiting Annandale Waterfalls, which is situated in Willis, 6.6 mi. Northeast of central Calliste. This is an easy waterfall to get to. Not far from St. George's, taking the main road East out of the city will take you towards the village where the waterfall is located.
An additional option is Concord Waterfall. It is located 8.3 mi. North-Northeast of central Calliste. Concord Waterfall gives you options. Those feeling adventurous have the wide selection of numerous trails that lead them up mountains and through forests from the South.
The chart right below summarizes more details concerning waterfalls.
|Annandale Waterfalls||Waterfall||6.6 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
|Au Coin Waterfall||Waterfall||8.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Calliste|
|Concord Waterfall||Waterfall||8.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Calliste|
|Mt. Carmel Waterfall||Waterfall||11.0 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
|Paraclete||Waterfall||Paraclete, 13.2 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
|Seven Sisters Waterfall||Waterfall||8.6 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
Visitors can spend some time in several parks, as well as 5 botanical gardens nearby.
If you enjoy tropical vegetation, consider visiting St. Rose Nursery and Garden, which is situated in downtown St. George, 3.4 mi. Northeast of central Calliste. Guests to Grenada looking to explore some of the more natural side of the island without leaving the convenience of civilization may want to look at the St. Rose Nursery and Gardens. This compromise of nature and development will take you through a collection of vegetation and flowers that are perfect for a quick relaxing activity.
A second attraction in this category is Hyde Park Garden. While the property once only had a small garden for kitchen use near the house, this property has recently been transformed into one of Grenada's finest gardens. Tours are available through the property by Sunsation Tours and Caribbean Horizons.
The parks and gardens worth looking into are provided in the table below.
|Park||6.6 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
|De La Grenade Nutmeg Garden||Botanical Garden||5.5 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
|Hyde Park Garden||Botanical Garden||4.1 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
|La Sagessee Nature Center||Park||St. Davids, 7.5 mi. East of Central Calliste|
|Laura Herb and Spice Garden||Botanical Garden||4.5 mi. East of Central Calliste|
|Botanical Garden||3.5 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
|Park||Mt. Mortiz, 5.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Calliste|
|St. Rose Nursery and Garden||Botanical Garden||Downtown St. George, 3.4 mi. Northeast of Central Calliste|
Another fun idea is to go see some of the more popular naturally occurring land formations. Other types of natural attractions in Calliste are displayed here:
|Bay||1.7 mi. West of Central Calliste|
|Bay||1.4 mi. West of Central Calliste|
If you are seeking a wider range of attractions beyond the category on this page, you should find others. To read about other other attractions for Calliste, navigate to this page.
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