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

Located near the center of Paraclete, in the general vicinity of Barique, Paraclete welcomes travelers who are rooming in this village or a nearby area. Regardless of whether or not you're staying in this location, you should think about stopping by to enjoy a great time. 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

And, one of the most enjoyable options while spending an afternoon exploring the area could be enjoying food at a restaurant within traveling distance of the waterfall. Belmont Estate, which serves Creole fare, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Also within a short distance, you and your party will find restaurants including Adriel Cafe and Estuary Restaurant so with any luck, at least one of these nearby options will appease the whole gang.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that enjoy waterfalls, and have the energy to view some others, should consider Mt. Carmel Waterfall and Seven Sisters Waterfall; both of which are within a car's reach of Paraclete. Other kinds of nearby attractions include Belmont Estate, which is within traveling distance in Belmont. Furthermore, you can think about making the trip to Jessamine Eden : Grenville Vale Tropical Botanical Garden, which is another attraction nearby.

The waterfall is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

Attractions Near Paraclete
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Belmont Estate Historic Site 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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