Soufriere, Grand Eden Estate Bird Santurary Hiking Trail and Farm
3 HoursModerate-StrenousOutdoors | Hiking | Sightseeing | Essentials Collection
A nature lover’s paradise awaits, as you depart the Soufriere dock for a drive through the town of Soufriere and then into a small community surrounded by lush rainforest, before arriving at the entrance of the Grand Eden Estate. Your friendly nature guide awaits and your encounter with nature begins the moment you step off your bus. Your time spent in nature starts as you are guided through well designed natural trails, learning about the flora and fauna. Enjoy sightings of a variety of birds, learn about the medicinal uses of plants along the trail and feel the fresh breeze, as you stop and admire the amazing scenery that surrounds you. See the island’s most photographed landmark, the Pitons and the island’s tallest mountain Mount Gimmie. Continue on to the farm and sample fruit freshly picked off the trees. Learn about planting methods used and taste fresh juice made from fruit grown on the estate. Depart Grand Eden Estate for your return journey back to the Soufriere docks and ship feeling rejuvenated from your time spent in nature.
Please note: All persons participating in this tour must be in good health and physical condition and not suffering from heart, respiratory, back, leg, hip or neck conditions. Tour timing may vary depending on traffic on the day. There are approx. 358 steps up and down and throughout the trail. Handrailings are available at certain parts of the trail. In the event of heavy rainfall, trail maybe muddy & slippery. Trail is uneven, dirt, grass, rocky etc. Bring camera, insect repellent, a hat and wear comfortable clothing and appropriate hiking shoes. Guests can bring along a small bottle of water if need be as refreshment is not served until after the hiking trail.