Argyle Waterfall

Photo Credit: © Nicolas Will CC BY

One of the best waterfall hikes on Tobago is the Argyle Waterfall off Windward Coast Drive. After a 15 minute forest hike, you will be dazzles by a three-tiered fall that heartily invited hikers in for a swim.

The waterfall reaches 175 feet high.


Argyle Waterfall is found toward the center of the island of Tobago, near Belle Garden; it's 10.9 miles to the east-northeast of Scarborough.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending some time exploring the area is enjoying food at a restaurant within traveling distance of Argyle Waterfall . King’s Bay Café, which offers Caribbean meals, is also the closest restaurant to the waterfall. Bird Watchers Restaurant & Bar and Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant are some of the additional food and drink options near Argyle Waterfall . At Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant you may try a bite of Chinese cuisine and enjoy the local foods and culture of Trinidad and Tobago.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that enjoy waterfalls, and are interested in visiting others, should consider Rainbow Waterfall and Twin Rivers Waterfall; the first and closest of which is four miles to the south west of this waterfall. Other nearby activities include Tobago Forest Reserve, which is three miles away Tobago. You might also consider making the trip to Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail, which is another attraction not far away.

If a visit to the Argyle Waterfall isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Attractions Near Argyle Waterfall
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Tobago Forest Reserve -- 3.2 mi. (14.0 km) W 8.7 mi. Northeast of Scarborough
Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail GeoFeature 4.4 mi. (10.9 km) W 6.7 mi. Northeast of Scarborough
Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail GeoFeature 6.4 mi. (7.3 km) WSW 4.6 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Fort King George Historic Site 10.6 mi. (1.3 km) WSW Scarborough

More Information


The waterfall is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and closes a half an hour earlier on the weekends.


If you require a guide to the falls, you can hire one for $2(USD) at the Visitor Centre, in addition to the $4(USD) park entry fee.

Location: Tobago


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