Morne Trois Pitons National Park

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Established as a national park in 1975 by the Government of Dominica, and a World Heritage Site in 1997 by the United Nations, Morne Trois Pitons National Park is a popular destination for both nature lovers and general tourist looking to explore both the natural and famous aspects of the island.

There are plenty of opportunities for guests to hike through a variety of trails that wind through the park. Those taking the time to explore the whole park will see the Dominican Jungle, several falls, the mountain, geysers, a gorge, and a variety of other geological features.

Location

Positioned on the island of Dominica, 6.6 miles east of downtown Roseau, Morne Trois Pitons National Park welcomes visitors lodging on this part of the island. But even if you aren't staying particularly close, you should think about stopping by for some fun in the sun. It is 6.3 miles east of Roseau.

Nearby Restaurants

If you find your belly rumbling during your visit to the nature preserve, don't worry -- you will find a great concentration of dining options within traveling distance. Riverside Cafe, which dishes out Caribbean meals, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Cafe Mon Plezi and Roxy's Restaurant are a couple other nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Roxy's Restaurant you should be sure to sample Creole meals and experience the flavors of Dominica.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that like wildlife reservations, and are interested in visiting others, might check out Parrot Sanctuary and Scott's Head Marine Reserve; both of which are within a car's reach of Morne Trois Pitons National Park. There are some other activities in the area, including Sari Sari Falls, which is a mile and a half away near Roseau. Furthermore, you can think about heading to Bolive Falls, which is another attraction in the area.

Nature preserves are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near Morne Trois Pitons National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sari Sari Falls GeoFeature 1.4 mi. (12.3 km) ENE 7.6 mi. East of Roseau
Bolive Falls GeoFeature 1.5 mi. (12.5 km) E 7.8 mi. East of Roseau
Boli Falls GeoFeature -- -- 8.4 mi. East of Roseau
Ti Tou Gorge Fall GeoFeature 2.3 mi. (6.9 km) W 4.3 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Victoria Falls GeoFeature 2.4 mi. (12.1 km) SE 7.5 mi. East of Roseau
Morne Trois Pitons Hiking Trail GeoFeature -- -- 6.4 mi. Northeast of Roseau
River Jack Waterfall GeoFeature 2.6 mi. (12.0 km) SSE 7.4 mi. East of Roseau
Taberi Falls GeoFeature 2.7 mi. (13.9 km) NE 8.6 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau

Location: Dominica

 

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