Day hike in the Bush Bush Wildlife Sanctuary (Nariva Swamp), home of the red howler monkey in Trinidad & Tobago


Join a knowledgeable guide and explore the Bush Bush Wildlife Sanctuary in the biodiverse Nariva Swamp, Trinidad.


1 Day

All year




  • Visit the largest freshwater wetland in Trinidad and Tobago
  • Observe many animal species, including Capuchin and Red Howler Monkeys
  • Get the most out of your visit with a knowledgeable guide


Nariva Swamp, located in the east of Trinidad, is the largest freshwater wetland in the country and has been deemed a Wetland of International Importance.

Within it lies the Bush Bush Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature lover’s paradise that is home to more than 200 incredible animal species. Among these are Red-bellied Macaws, many kinds of amazing butterflies such as the Blue Emperor Morpho, Black-crested Antshrikes, Capuchin Monkeys and Red Howler Monkeys.

The sanctuary features a monkey viewing area. Howler Monkeys tend to be found on the branches of the larger trees, and it is a joy to observe them as they go about their antics in their natural habitat.

You’ll be accompanied on this hike by a passionate and knowledgeable guide, who will identify species, explain the food chain and symbiotic relationships among animals in this biodiverse swamp, and make sure you know where to look for all the shy critters.

Book this hike now for an unforgettable day discovering the flora and fauna of Nariva Swamp. 

Other excursions that might interest you include this hike to the Avocat Waterfall or this hike in Trinidad’s Bamboo Cathedral.


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Prices per person

Group of 1

USD 258 Each

Group of 2

USD 129 Each

Group of 3

USD 88 Each

Group of 4

USD 68 Each

Group of 5

USD 52 Each

Group of 6

USD 42 Each

Group of 7

USD 37 Each

Group of 8

USD 31 Each

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Price includes

- Guiding fee


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