Caribbean Islands - Trinidad & Tobago (PDF Chapter)
This is the Trinidad & Tobago chapter from Lonely Planet’s Caribbean Islands guidebook.
Combined, this twin-island republic offers unparalleled birdwatching; first-class diving; luxu-riant rainforests perfect for hiking, waterfall swimming and cycling; and electric nightlife, with the fabulous Carnival easily the biggest and best of the region’s annual blowouts.
- party at the Caribbean’s best Carnival, and sample the live-music scene, from steel-band music to soca extravaganzas and calypso beats, in Port of Spain
- scout the waterfalls, wildlife and ruggedly gorgeous Trinidad coastline in the Northern Range
- dive among the underwater canyons and shallow coral gardens in Tobago, particularly around Speyside
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Trinidad, Port of Spain, Chaguaramas, Maracas Bay, Blanchisseuse, Brasso Seco, Grande Riviere, Northeast Coast, East Coast, West Coast, San Fernando, Tobago, Crown Point, Buccoo, Leeward Coast, Castara, Scarborough, Windward Road, Speyside, Charlotteville, Understand Trinidad & Tobago, History, People & Culture, Land-scape & Wildlife, Survival Guide.