With such a major landmark as Fort George located in Saint George's, it isn't difficult to believe that it is history, heritage, and culture that plays the largest role in sightseeing here. However, there are a few natural sites that shouldn't be overlooked including several parks, gardens, and nearby gardens.
Do you want to spend time outside? You might be happy to find out that the area has a pair of nature preserves nearby.
Mt. Hartman Dove Sanctuary is a great nature preserve found 3.4 mi. South of central Saint George's. Mt. Hartman Dove Sanctuary is located near Woburn Bay.
Vacationers wanting to locate a another great natural attraction will be interested in seeing opportunities like Grand Etang National Park and Forest. Come explore the natural side of Grenada at this 30 acre national park. Whether you enjoy hiking, bird watching, or simply being immersed in nature, Grand Etang National Park and Forest is one of Grenada's finest natural attractions.
Check the table just below for more information about your options.
|Grand Etang National Park and Forest||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.5 mi. Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|Mt. Hartman Dove Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.4 mi. South of Central Saint George's|
Even though most tourists are drawn by the beautiful water and coastline, those aren't the only way to enjoy the natural wonders available. Areas near Saint George's multiple choices, including 6 waterfalls.
You may enjoy visiting Annandale Waterfalls, which is found within Willis, 3.1 mi. Northeast of central Saint George's. A mystic waterfall not far from the road, Annandale waterfall is an easy wonder to get to. Accessibility by public transportation, restrooms, and concessions make this waterfall a common stop on any tour group.
A second choice to consider Concord Waterfall. It is situated 4.8 mi. North-Northeast of central Saint George's. Concord Waterfall gives you options. Those feeling adventurous have the wide selection of numerous trails that lead them up mountains and through forests from the South.
The following table provides some key facts concerning waterfalls.
|Annandale Waterfalls||Waterfall||Willis, 3.1 mi. Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|Au Coin Waterfall||Waterfall||5.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|Concord Waterfall||Waterfall||4.8 mi. North-Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|Mt. Carmel Waterfall||Waterfall||8.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|Paraclete||Waterfall||Paraclete, 9.7 mi. Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|Seven Sisters Waterfall||Waterfall||5.3 mi. Northeast of Central Saint George's|
Visitors can enjoy a few parks, as well as 5 botanical gardens in and around Saint George's.
To surround yourself with beautiful tropical vegetation, consider visiting St. Rose Nursery and Garden, which is located in downtown St. George. Guests to Grenada looking to explore some of the more natural side of the island without leaving the convenience of civilization may want to look at the St. Rose Nursery and Gardens. This compromise of nature and development will take you through a collection of vegetation and flowers that are perfect for a quick relaxing activity.
A second popular attraction in this category is Hyde Park Garden. Hyde Park has been a grand estate and home to the Roberts family for over six generations. Recently, much of the property has been transformed into a fantastic garden that offers a tranquil stop on your tour of Grenada.
The parks and gardens available are shown in the following chart.
|Park||Willis, 3.1 mi. Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|De La Grenade Nutmeg Garden||Botanical Garden||2.3 mi. East of Central Saint George's|
|Hyde Park Garden||Botanical Garden||0.9 mi. East of Central Saint George's|
|Jessamine Eden : Grenville Vale Tropical Botanical Garden||Botanical Garden||Grenville, 9.4 mi. Northeast of Central Saint George's|
|La Sagessee Nature Center||Park||St. Davids, 5.4 mi. East of Central Saint George's|
|Laura Herb and Spice Garden||Botanical Garden||2.9 mi. Southeast of Central Saint George's|
|Botanical Garden||0.3 mi. Northeast of Downtown St. George|
|Park||Mt. Mortiz, 1.6 mi. North of Central Saint George's|
|St. Rose Nursery and Garden||Botanical Garden||Downtown St. George|
If you are seeking more points of interest beyond the category on this page, you might want to look at other locations. You can go to this article about even more attractions if you'd like to find more facts.
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