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Asa Wright Nature Centre

#3 of 96 things to do in Trinidad Features Animals
Blanchisseuse Rd | Arima, Trinidad
+1 868-667-4655
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This small resort, buried among mountains deep in the Trinidad rain forest, is famous for its amazing diversity in animal and plant species.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bird watching” (25 reviews)
“guided walk” (13 reviews)
“natural pool” (11 reviews)
Blanchisseuse Rd | Arima, Trinidad
+1 868-667-4655
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I brought a group of 10 birders here and we had a marvelous time, especially when we were able to have Mukesh Ramdass as our guide. Mukesh has been a guide at AWNC for many many years, is infectiously passionate about the whole natural world,...More

Thank royaljay
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was a long awaited visit that exceeded expectations. The tour guide was very engaging detailed and informative. A MUST SEE AND do!

Thank Camille T
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I spent 6 glorious​ days here, and would love to return someday. The accommodations​ were quite comfortable - for being in the middle of the rainforests. Visiting in the dry season, I was surprised by the scarcity of mosquitos. The staff was cheerful and truly...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A 90 minute drive East from Port of Spain on a highway, then North on a narrow twisting road into the El Cerro del Arioo range that fringes the coast, saw us arrive at an extraordinary and expansive Victorian era house that had been turned...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

This aged estate is a very nice place to visit . It is the home to the oil bird and other interesting birds and animals. This place attracts travelers from around the world . Rooms are available and meals also . The plant life of...More

Thank RozanaGaffoorali
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you are visiting Trinidad than you must go to the Asa Wright Nature Centre and Lodge. Located in Arima valley when is part of the northern valley range in Trinidad. This is a nature resort is also research station which takes great pride in...More

Thank Hello T
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This not meant to be a 5 star resort. Think of it more as an eco adventure and you will love it. Off the beaten path via a winding road once leaving the highway,you find yourself at a restored colonial "big house." the wide veranda...More

Thank triniteacher
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you are a birder, and if you are not, this is an amazing place to stay. Quiet and deep in the rain forest, very relaxing.

Thank hilarystemp2
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Having read a little about this nature reserve, I was still amazed when I walked onto the veranda and saw the hundreds of humming birds flying around and within inches of your face. There are also loads of other birds to see and other wildlife,...More

Thank applepieman
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I love hummingbirds so I visited Asa Wright and it was totally worth it. There were so many different ones at the feeders on the veranda and on the trail. There were lots of other birds and wildlife too, but the hummingbirds were the best...More

Thank samiam95
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What are the requirements to work here?
10 October 2016|
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Response from UX-Director | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't know your best to contact them, they have guides, forestry and hospitality people there. It's pretty basic but also feels timeless, like a colonial location.