Day Trips - Cabrits National Park : Discover Dominica, the Nature Island

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Cabrits National Park

Cabrits National Park
Portsmouth

Cabrits National Park occupies 1,313 acres and protects tropical forests, coral reefs and wetlands. It is located on a scenic peninsula on the north end of the island, just beyond the town of Portsmouth.

While you're there, make sure to visit Fort Shirley, the British garrison which once housed 600 soldiers.


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Important Things to Know

IMPORTANT THINGS TO KNOW

  • Use Certified Taxi Drivers for a true Dominica Experience! A Certified Taxi Driver carries a VALID ID card and the vehicle bears a sticker issued by the Discover Dominica Authority.

  • Site passes are required for some sites. Passes are available from cruise agents, tour operators, National Park Officials, vendors at the sites and other locations island wide. Day passes are US $ 5 and a week pass is US $ 12.

  • Currency is Eastern Caribbean Dollars. US $ 1 dollar is equivalent to EC 2.67. The US dollar is widely accepted across the island.

  • Driving is on the left side of the road.