Mt. Carmel Waterfall

This privately owned waterfall is the largest on the island, and is not a sight to be missed by any person who enjoys the awe-inspiring sights. A steep cliff and misting white waters surrounded by tropical vegetation beckons any nearby with its constant low rumbling.

This is a remarkable sight. Surrounded by dense vegetation, the waterfall is hidden as you approach, though you can hear it before you see it. Finally, between the trees you a met with a 70 foot tall rock wall jutting up, and from it, an equally tall stream of mist white water is falling. The sight is both humbling and relaxing as you sit by the falls surrounded by a paradise of local spice and fruit plants.


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Located between Grenville and Plaisance on the Eastern side of the island, the waterfall is located halfway off the road coming out of Plaisance and that connects to Mountain Fan. Expect some hiking, however nothing too technical, as the trails a kept up by the land owners.

Mt. Carmel Waterfall is found near the center of the island of Grenada, 1.7 miles south of Hartford Village; it is two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the south-southwest of Grenville.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of eateries to pick from in the neighborhood surrounding Mt. Carmel Waterfall. Adriel Cafe is a wonderful restaurant to have a bite to eat at before visiting the waterfall, and is the most convenient dining option from it. Cabier Ocean Lodge Restaurant and Estuary Restaurant offer additional dining options close-by where travelers will have the chance to enjoy the local foods and culture of Grenada.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that enjoy waterfalls, and would like to see others, should check out Seven Sisters Waterfall and Paraclete; the first is three miles to the west of this waterfall. There are other activities in the area, including Jessamine Eden : Grenville Vale Tropical Botanical Garden, which is within traveling range in Grenville. Furthermore, you can consider heading to La Sagessee Nature Center, which is another attraction nearby.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. Attractions close-by can be found in the following table.

Attractions Near Mt. Carmel Waterfall
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Jessamine Eden : Grenville Vale Tropical Botanical Garden -- 2.1 mi. (0 km) NNE Grenville
La Sagessee Nature Center -- 4.4 mi. (8.7 km) SSW St. Davids
Westerhall Rum Distillery Historic Site 5.0 mi. (8.2 km) SW 5.1 mi. East of St. George's
Grand Etang National Park and Forest -- 5.3 mi. (6.4 km) W 4.0 mi. South of Gouyave

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An entrance fee is required to hike to this waterfall.


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