Paraclete

Well off the main road, Paraclete Waterfall is the perfect goal for any hiker looking to escape the city, and while the falls does not have a place for weary hikers to swim, the peaceful atmosphere and secluded nature of the falls makes it a rewarding place to rest and nap. Then to help wake you up after, you can walk right under the falls and feel its full force!

Do not expect any development here, this is a natural and secluded waterfall. Not far there is another waterfall nearly 60 feet tall, however it is only flowing during the rainy season.

Location

Positioned in Paraclete, near Barique, Paraclete invites residents and travelers rooming in this village or an adjacent area. Regardless of whether or not you are staying in the vicinity, you should think about stopping by to enjoy a great time. From this location, Grenville is to the south-southeast.

Unfortunately, the secluded nature of this waterfall makes it a well kept secret. In St. Andrew's Parish ask the locals and maybe they can help, or think about hiring a tour guide. Before embarking on the quest to find the waterfall though, realize that it requires at least an hour each way of hiking through mountain and forests. Such a hike requires careful planning and both physical and mental readiness.

Nearby Restaurants

There are plenty of restaurants to choose from in the neighborhood around Paraclete. The most nearby restaurant to Paraclete is Belmont Estate, which offers Creole dishes. The Heights Cafe and Petite Anse Restaurant are additional restaurant options within reach. At Petite Anse Restaurant you and your party can try out Caribbean meals and enjoy the local foods and culture of Grenada.

Nearby Attractions

Those who enjoy waterfalls, and have the energy to view some others, might consider seeing Mt. Carmel Waterfall and Seven Sisters Waterfall; which are both within traveling distance of this waterfall. Other nearby attractions include Belmont Estate, which is within driving range in Belmont. Furthermore, you can consider making the trip to Jessamine Eden : Grenville Vale Tropical Botanical Garden, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

Waterfalls are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

Attractions Near Paraclete
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Belmont Estate Museum 2.0 mi. (5.9 km) NE Belmont
Jessamine Eden : Grenville Vale Tropical Botanical Garden -- 2.3 mi. (0 km) SSE Grenville
River Antoine Rum Distillery Historic Site 2.9 mi. (6.4 km) NE 4.0 mi. North-Northeast of Grenville
Levera National Park -- 5.1 mi. (11.2 km) NNE 6.9 mi. North of Grenville

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Location: Paraclete, Grenada

 

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