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Top-10 landmarks of Roseau, Dominica by CruiseBe

5 minutes read • January 17th, 2018
Today we’d like to tell you about Roseau and best

tourist attractions in Dominica

. Let’s begin!
Dominica is not a typical Caribbean island country. Roseau is not a regular cruise port of call.
The best way to get acquainted with this place is to feel it. Here you won’t meet local people aiming to boost their business or products because they value human relations most of all. Here you won’t find usual tourists because travelers come here to become one with pristine nature. Well, it’s better to see that with your own eyes! We invite you to take a trip through TOP-10 landmarks of Roseau, Dominica by CruiseBe!

1. Dominica Botanical Gardens
Dominica Botanical Gardens
Dominica Botanical Gardens by Postdlf/Wiki/CC BY-SA 3.0

It is a great location to get acquainted with the flora of the island. The garden is small but very cozy and peaceful. Besides, it will show you fantastic views of surroundings.

2. Champagne Beach
Champagne Beach Dominica
Champagne Beach, Dominica by S. Faric/Flickr/CC BY 2.0

It was named so for a reason! Champagne Beach offers everyone to dive into the fantastic bubbling water. Do you want to puzzle out its mystery and enjoy incredible diving? Welcome!

3. Morne Trois Pitons National Park
Morne Trois Pitons National Park Dominica
Middleham Falls, Morne Trois Pitons National Park, Dominica

Beautiful lakes, mighty waterfalls, scenic valleys – you can find all of it in Dominica’s World Heritage Site. It seems that the most amazing miracles of nature have been concentrated here – in Morne Trois Pitons National Park.

4. Old Market of Roseau

It can be deservedly considered the heart of Roseau because the Old Market has come through colonial times, slave trading, executions… It has absorbed the history of the country, and it is ready to share it with you. And to offer you useful shopping, of course!

5. Morne Diablotin National Park
Morne Diablotin National Park Dominica
Morne Diablotins Volcano, Morne Diablotin National Park Dominica

Here’s the place where you can see the symbol of Dominica – Sisserou Parrot. As well as other bright Caribbean inhabitants. Walking its trails, admiring its views, breathing in its air – nature gives you a chance to fill with its priceless energy in Morne Diablotin National Park.

6. Boiling Lake
Boiling Lake Dominica
Boiling Lake, Dominica by Bayukjdr/Wiki/CC BY-SA 4.0

This hike won’t be the easiest one in your life – so get ready and take enough water with you! It is the world’s second largest hot lake – and it will definitely take your breath away. Not because of the strange smell, but because of mind-blowing scenery, unique vegetation, and real adventures!

7. The Dominica Museum
The Dominica Museum
The Dominica Museum, Roseau by RufusTeleStrat/Wiki/CC BY 2.5

If you are a history lover, an inquisitive child, or a person wishing to find out more about the country you are exploring – this museum is perfect for you! It houses numerous exhibits relating to history, culture, archeology, and geology of Dominica.

8. Anse de Mai
Anse de Mai Dominica
Anse de Mai, Dominica © Hans Hillewaert/Wiki/CC BY-SA 3.0
 
Can you imagine a cozy, lovely fishing village? Hiding in lush greenery… Living its own life… Well, you are imagining Anse de Mai right now!

9. Hampstead
Hampstead Dominica
Hampstead, Dominica © Hans Hillewaert/Wiki/CC BY-SA 3.0 

It is another opportunity to plunge into the local flavor, enjoy spectacular views, and rest from vanities of the world. By the way, “Pirates of the Caribbean” have left their imprint here because the village of Hampstead served as a filming location for this fantastic movie story.

10. Roseau Cathedral
Roseau Cathedral Dominica

Here’s the soul of Dominica – The Cathedral of Our Lady of Fair Haven of Roseau. It looks gorgeous both from outside and from inside. It has some unique spirit, and it’s absolutely worth a visit.
 
So this is Roseau – green, virgin, picturesque. Have a nice trip!

You can also check the list of the Top-10 landmarks of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.

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