Map of Attractions in Portsmouth

1 | Cabrits National Park

This nature preserve is a mixture of forest and swampland that today is the location of choice for both tourists and migratory birds. In addition, the site is also home to a large fort built by the British in the latter part of the eighteenth century that included around 50 different building.

You can find this nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve within easy traveling range from Portsmouth, a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) south west of the center of Tanetane.

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2 | Fort Shirley

Built in the 1700's, this fort once stood guard for all of Dominica. Today it is part of the Cabrits National Park, and offers tourist a unique window into the history of the Caribbean's colonial past.

This historical site is located a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Cabrits Historical and Marine Park, and is within traveling distance of Portsmouth.

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3 | Fort Shirley Welcome Center and Museum

At the Fort Shirley Welcome Center is a small museum that is open to the public. The museum showcases both the natural and historic importance of the grounds, discussing plants that reside along the trails, and some of the area's military history.

This museum can be found on the same premises as Fort Shirley.

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1 | Waitukubuli Trail: Borne to Penville

Make your way 1.8 miles (3.0 km) to the east from the center of Portsmouth to find this hiking trail.

1 | Brandy Falls

Brandy Falls is an inland flow that appears to clear its own path down a steep slope through the forest. This exciting waterfall is great for the whole family.

Situated within easy traveling distance from Portsmouth, this waterfall is located four miles (six and a half kilometers) west-southwest of the center of Anse Du Me.

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1 | Hot Springs

Travelers will find this park within traveling range of Portsmouth, a short distance away northeast of the center of Dublanc.

1 | Waitukubuli Trail: Syndicate to Borne

This hiking trail is located within traveling range from Portsmouth, approximately seven miles (11 kilometers) south west of the center of Calibishie.

The interactive map above indicates the location of 7 attractions in Portsmouth.

Click on the colored pins to explore the map in order to obtain details about the places shown on the map, or to get a closer look at that particular location. A second option is to use the following table to interact with the map. To do so, click on the colored pin in the first column, or click on the Area/Vicinity noted in the far right column.

Points of Interest Near Portsmouth
Click to Show Name (Click to Read Article) Area/Vicinity (Click to Show on Map)
Brandy Falls 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Portsmouth
Cabrits Historical and Marine Park 1.4 mi. West-Northwest of Central Portsmouth
Fort Shirley 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Central Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Welcome Center and Museum 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Central Portsmouth
Hot Springs Central Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Borne to Penville 1.8 mi. East of Central Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Syndicate to Borne 4.1 mi. Southeast of Central Portsmouth

 

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