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Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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A beautiful and unexpected bird sanctuary!

This bird sanctuary was truly unexpected. Many of the locals have not heard of it, and it's... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Johnny L
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Diego Martin, Trinidad
Great for the family.

We really enjoyed our visit to the well maintained wildlife sanctuary. The guide was lively and... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2016
Carolin d
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The Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust was founded in 1966. We are a national, not-for-profit environmental organization dedicated to Environmental Education, Public Awareness and the research, breeding and re-introduction into the wild of locally...more
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

This bird sanctuary was truly unexpected. Many of the locals have not heard of it, and it's definitely in a location you would not expect it to be, on the compound of an oil refinery. But don't let that damper your thoughts. This place is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Johnny L
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I am not a nature person but it was quite nice to see all the different types of birds. At the entrance you encounter magnificent peacocks strutting around freely. I did not like the snake exhibit though but others in my group did enjoy it.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank davikarmaharaj
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We really enjoyed our visit to the well maintained wildlife sanctuary. The guide was lively and interesting. Our party comprised of two adult, one senior and a 9 year old child. The guided tour was about one hour after which there was time to picnic...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Carolin d
Reviewed 21 June 2016

A beautiful experience from the bellowing of a Oil refinery this tranquil lake surrounded by beautiful birds and plant life. The Lodge is picture perfect contains a visual room to educate visitors along with their helpful and knowledgeable staff.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Ativan1974
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The PaPWFT is on 60 acres around 2 small ponds, adjacent to an oil refinery, yet visitors enjoy a calm and interesting visit among numerous nesting and resident waterfowl and other native and exotic birds. The main track is around a small pool, which is...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank KiminGranCouva
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Just a little detail on the wild fowl trust in Trinidad and Tobago. The Trust is known to be a safe haven for wildlife and this was proven with the birth of a baby Limpkin on the Trust's Main Breeding Lake, the very first for the Trust......More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Pioneer540797
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We visited Pointe a Pierre yesterday, specifically coming here after we ran out of time last year in Trinidad. We were initially turned away by security because we had not previously booked, being unaware of this requirement. Apparently if the president of Petrofin is staying...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Squicker531
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

This serene beautiful ecosystem is amazing to observe the many species of birds lizards and iguanas as they appear in their natural state. Every effort has been made to conserve the natural environment and to allow the observer to walk along the trails quietly and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 10 February 2016

This is such a beautiful surprise to discover a natural wild foul sanctuary in the middle of an industrial park. The walk is cool but walk with bug spray

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank krissysm0m
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Went here through my job to carry some underprivileged children to explore nature, the tour guides were very knowledgeable...but the mosquitoes were HUGE, I am typing this and my pores are raising, make sure to walk with your citronella. The place generally need some upkeep...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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