Caribbean Adventure Escapade
Featured in the October 2008 issue of
Join Paria Springs’ top guides on a new multisport / cultural romp through our vibrant islands, chosen by National Geographic Adventure Magazine as one of the best new tours of 2009, possibly because it starts with our mantra:
THIS HAS TO BE FUN!!!!
You will follow paths used by Amerindians, Conquistadores, Pirates and Farmers. You will experience world class single track mountain biking, hiking through ancient rain forests, kayaking narrow channels through luxuriant swamps, kayak surfing the rolling ocean waves, snorkeling in psychedelically colored reefs, and delving into bat filled caves, while indulging in our unique music, food and culture born from an ancient history of being a true cultural melting pot and a burning desire to prefect the party.
ITINERARY AT A GLANCE:
Day 1 Arrive, transfer to Cascadia Hotel
Day 2 Warm up Mountain biking while looking for Howler Monkeys Afternoon kayak through a maze in the Caroni Swamp ending with local food
Day 3 Adventure day! Your choice of epic single track mountain biking or hiking dense jungles both with the purpose of summiting El Tucuche where we join Cristo Adonis (one of the tour leaders) for an Amerindian Smoke Ceremony
Day 4 Easy rainforest hike to Rio Seco Waterfall – then dive over the falls!
For tours between March and August this night we will join in Leatherback Turtle conservation on the beach with the world densest nesting population.
Transfer to Le Grande Almandier in Grande Riviere
Day 5 Bike and hike to another waterfall & spend the afternoon Surf Kayaking
Day 6 Head to Tamana Cave for a close up adventure with thousands of bats
Night at B&B
Day 7 Fly to Tobago, hike Pigeon Peak on the way to Blue Waters Inn and go snorkeling
Day 8 Another day of real cross country mountain biking or hiking to a secluded beach. Afternoon kayaking and snorkeling a dramatic coast
Day 9 Our final day is spent on a fun mountain bike to a waterfall.
Fly back to Trinidad for a real Trinidad farewell party.
Day 10 Depart
|Overall trip levels of difficulty
- Mountain Biking - Moderate
- Hiking – Easy to Moderate
- Kayaking – Easy
- Surf Kayaking - Moderate
This trip will take you to :
1 Hotel, 2 Eco Lodges on the beach, and 1 Bed &Breakfast.
All meals are included, and you will have the opportunity to experience the amazing local cuisine for which Trinidad & Tobago are known.
Transport is via 12 and 24 seater mini buses and/or pick up truck.
The Longest drive is approximately 2 hours
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