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

Situated near the center of Paraclete, near Barique, Paraclete welcomes vacationers rooming in this village or a nearby area. Whether or not you're staying in this location, you should think about stopping by to check out the sights. It's north-northwest of Grenville.

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 several picks of restaurants to choose from in the area surrounding this waterfall. Belmont Estate, which serves Creole food, offers convenient access to this waterfall. Adriel Cafe and Estuary Restaurant offer additional dining options close-by where you will be able to enjoy the local foods and culture of Grenada.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that enjoy waterfalls, and have the energy to view some others, should consider Mt. Carmel Waterfall and Seven Sisters Waterfall; which are both within driving distance of this page's waterfall. You'll find at least one or two other places of interest nearby, including Belmont Estate, which is within driving distance in Belmont. You might also want to consider making the trip to Jessamine Eden : Grenville Vale Tropical Botanical Garden, which is another attraction nearby.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

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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