Trinidad and Tobago Travel Guide


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Plan Your Trinidad and Tobago Vacation

These lush islands lay claim to being the economic powerhouse of the Caribbean. Vast oil and gas reserves have led to a high standard of living, where tourism is not the mainstay of the economy. Indeed, the word tourist is seldom mentioned here; the preference is for the much friendlier visitor. On Trinidad, the best beaches are on the north coast, with peach sand, clean blue-green water, and the forest-covered Northern Range as a backdrop. On Tobago, tourism is much more a part of the island's economy, and you can find excellent resorts and facilities.


Trinidad and Tobago Hotels

Fodor's local writers visit every hotel we recommend. Look for our discerning Fodor's Choice picks or search by price and location.


Trinidad and Tobago Restaurants

Find the best Trinidad and Tobago restaurants in every price category with our top picks.


Trinidad and Tobago Experiences

  • Music: The Steel Pan

    The sound of a steel pan playing poolside has become emblematic of the Caribbean. What you may not know is that the fascinating instrument... Read more

  • East Indians in Trinidad

    With the abolition of slavery in the British colonies in 1838, many plantation economies such as Trinidad were left looking for... Read more


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