Highland Waterfall

Located just outside of Plymouth and Arnose Vale, Highland Waterfall is the tallest on the island, yet one of the least visited. This is great for experienced hikers looking for a spot to call their own.


Situated in , happily welcomes local residents and visitors lodging in this part of Trinidad and Tobago. Regardless of whether or not you're staying nearby, you should think about stopping by to check out the sights.

To get to Highland, take the road just passed the Les Coteaux Health Center down to the river, and park your vehicle by the ridge. From there, follow the rail along the river for about 15 minutes where you will cross the river to the left side. After another 15 minute trail walk you will reach the falls.

Highland Waterfall can be found on the island of Tobago, 3.4 miles north of downtown Scarborough; it's three miles (five kilometers) to the north-northeast of Scarborough.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of dining options to choose from in the community surrounding the waterfall. Cuffie River Nature Retreat Restaurant, which dishes out Caribbean dishes, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. It is just about two miles from Highland Waterfall, so check it out and place your order. B'S Ice Cream Tobago and Blue Crab Restaurant & Bar offer additional food and drink options near Highland Waterfall where you have the chance to try a new dish and experience the Trinidad and Tobago culture.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that are a fan of waterfalls, and are interested in visiting others, should check out Craig Hall Waterfall and Green Hill Waterfall; the first is a mile and a half to the southeast of this page's attraction. Other nearby activities include Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail, which is within traveling range on Tobago. Also, you might think about heading to Fort King George, which is another attraction in the area.

Waterfalls are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near Highland Waterfall
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail GeoFeature 3.2 mi. (7.3 km) ESE 4.6 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Fort King George Historic Site 3.6 mi. (1.3 km) S Scarborough
Fort George Other Attraction 3.6 mi. (1.4 km) S Scarborough
Fort Bennett Historic Site 4.6 mi. (5.9 km) WSW Black Rock

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