Caroni Swamp, St. Ann's

4.7
#1 of 6 in Wildlife in Port of Spain
See a rich display of Trinidad's biodiversity at Caroni Swamp, the country's second largest mangrove wetland. Home to the Caroni bird sanctuary, the swap sees an abundance of the national bird, ibis. Watch as hundreds of them flock in the sky as you make your way across the swamp. Head out over the calm waters by boat and find other local animal life including blue herring, snakes, great pondhawk dragonflies, the four-eyed fish, and anteaters. With our international travel planner, Port of Spain attractions like Caroni Swamp can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • This is the best place to watch the Scarlet Ibis. Wooden boats take you through the swamps , where you can see snakes on trees, different kinds of crabs, different kinds of mangrove trees in the heart...  more »
  • A boat cruise in the late afternoon in the Caroni Swamp and under the thick lush Mangrove is a Haven for a lot of species in freshwater and a nesting place for a variety of birds. The Scarlet Ibises a...  more »
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