Best Caribbean Animal and Bird Viewing Part 2
|Birding is exceptional in many places, particularly Trinidad.|
Where To Go
When To Go
Where To Stay
What It Costs
What To Do
What To Pack
Flora & Fauna
Certified divers in the Turks & Caicos during a
January or February, you might also be lucky enough to see (and perhaps
even swim with) migrating humpback whales.
Birds are everywhere throughout the islands, but they're often fly-speck size, at a far distance.Not at Trinidad 's Asa Wright Nature Preserve is the Caribbean 's premier place for viewing a tremendous variety of bird species, many from nearby South America.
You can relax on Asa Wright's large front porch and watch the hummingbirds surround the bird feeders out front, or go searching on your own along any of the 9 walking trails.
Trinidad also is home to the beautiful scarlet ibis which nest
in the huge mangrove swamp of the Caroni Bird Sanctuary.
You're not allowed to approach the brilliantly-colored
birds too closely once they settle for the night; bring