Fort Bennett, Black Rock

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#38 of 116 in Things to do in Tobago
Take a peaceful stroll away from the sun's rays at Fort Bennett, a Dutch built fort from the 1600s. Overlooking Grafton Beach, the fort was constructed to protect the island from foreign attacks. It features paved footpaths, lush green vegetation, and park benches where visitors can rest. Close to the entrance, two cannons are safely located in the recess. They demonstrate how the British battery once looked. Bring some lunch and a blanket to enjoy a picnic in the shade under the surrounding trees. Use our Black Rock travel planner to visit Fort Bennett on your trip to Black Rock, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The actual fort here isn't much to take in, but the views are panoramic! We walked to Fort Bennett from the Grafton beach, about 15-20 minutes. The site is well maintained, but there is not much here ...  more »
  • Following a walk on the beach at the end of the pm, we stumbled upon this site. Not very big, but beautiful, free and very relaxing at sunsets. EXTRA TO SEE....
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