Emerald Pool Nature Trail, Morne Trois Pitons National Park

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Take the Emerald Pool Nature Trail through the thick, wild rainforest to reach a shimmering rock pool at the base of a cascading waterfall. The pool sparkles emerald green in color while surrounded by overhanging trees, lush vegetation, and mountain views. The waterfall stands 12 m (40 ft) high, and the pool is more than deep enough for a swim, so bring your bathing suit. To reach the waterfall, you'll take an easy, 30-minute hike from the main road. The spot offers a relaxing ambience and is a quiet spot most of the time, except when cruise ships visit. Plan your visit to Emerald Pool Nature Trail and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Morne Trois Pitons National Park route maker website .
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  • Emerald Pool is a great spot to visit when in Dominica. From the parking lot it's only a few minutes walk on easy terrain to reach the fall. There is a water bassin where you can swim right at the.....  more »
  • Our first time here and will definitely come back. Amazing fresh water, very green ambiance. Be careful when walking, mainly near the water because it could be very slippery. No caution sign, but be.....  more »
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  • Nice ..fantastic waterfalls there is possible to swim under the waterfall.. there are some photos of national park (mini museum) some photos are after hurricane ... It's possible to use national park ticket ... You can buy week ticket and use it for more destination s (attractions)
  • Definitely a place to visit. The nature isle does not disappoint. Expect the water to be cold tho...but you get used it. Wonderful experience.
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