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Blessed are the curious, for they shall have adventures.

Come, adventure with us!

Experience the breathtaking beauty of Trinidad with our exhilarating hiking tours, available through HADCO Experiences.  

Our experienced tour guides will lead you through lush rainforests that reveal hidden gems and stunning vistas along the way. 

Engulf your senses in the rich biodiversity of Trinidad, as you trek through diverse ecosystems spotting unique flora and fauna that make this island a nature lover’s paradise. 

Whether you’re a seasoned hiker seeking a challenging adventure or, a nature enthusiast looking to connect with Trinidad’s natural wonders, our hiking tours cater to all skill levels. From the iconic trails of the Northern Range to the serene paths of the Central Range, each journey promises an unforgettable experience.  

Discover cascading waterfalls, encounter colourful bird species, and learn about the island’s rich cultural heritage, as you explore Trinidad’s scenic landscapes on foot with HADCO Experiences. 

Gorge Cave

If you are looking for adventure as a family or group of like-minded individuals, then book your next hike with HADCO Experiences to Gorge Cave. Beginners to intermediate level hikers can delight in a leisurely 3 hour exploration while advanced enthusiasts can participate in a brisk journey that can range between 60 to 90 minutes.  

Throughout the journey, be prepared to be captivated by glistening wet rocks reflecting the dappled sunlight that filters through the lush forest canopy. With every step, a new discovery awaits, making this hiking experience both exhilarating and enriching. 

TT $600.00 or US $90.00 per person

 

Matelot Waterfall

We invite you to experience the beauty and tranquillity of Matelot Waterfall, located along Trinidad’s north-eastern coast. A hidden oasis awaits you some 3 kilometres upstream the Matelot River, as eventually the tropical canopy reveals a series of secluded basins with crystal-clear waters that beckon you to soak in their crisp coolness and refresh your spirits. 

Advanced hikers can complete the journey in roughly 1 hour, while beginners and intermediate adventurers can indulge in a leisurely 2 hour trek. Whether you are a seasoned trekker or a family with young explorers, the hike promises an unforgettable adventure through some of Trinidad’s forested landscapes.   

TT $525.00 or US $80.00 per person 

Matelot river

Matelot is the last fishing community along Trinidad’s north-eastern coast and provides visitors with an unforgettable 30-minute tour to the community’s river through a lush scenery of flora and fauna.  Between April and June each year, the surrounding forest comes alive in an array of tropical colours, punctuated by the graceful dances of the various species of butterflies, which add an extra layer of charm to the experience.  

TT $300.00 or US $45.00 per person 

 

Homard Waterfall

Homard Waterfall sits on the Homard River, just on the outskirts of Grande Rivere. The waterfall cascades gracefully, boasting a height of approximately 30 feet. At its base lies a tranquil pool, inviting travellers to bathe in its crystal-clear waters.  

Embark on a hike to this natural marvel, a journey that offers both challenge and reward. The trail, mostly uphill along a wide path with occasional narrow sections, winds its way through lush foliage, which provide shade along the way.  

While the ascent may test the endurance of those unaccustomed to hiking, the return journey offers a serene communion with nature, making the effort well worth it. Despite the 2.5-hour duration of this hike, guests of all ages who are physically able can partake in this adventure, ensuring that everyone has an opportunity to experience the beauty of Homard Falls. 

TT $450.00 or US $70.00 per person

shark river

Join us on a 20-minute journey to Shark River, nestled between the charming villages of Grande Riviere and Matelot. This idyllic destination offers a perfect escape for a relaxing day immersed in nature.  

Unlike other river destinations, Shark River offers a touch of modernity with its well-equipped banks. Indulge in a leisurely meal amidst the beauty of nature, as concrete seating and tables offer a moment of reprieve.  

TT $225.00 or US $35.00 per person

Two Branch River

Set about on a leisurely journey to the nearby Two Branch River, a hidden gem that is accessible via a pitched road, weaving through undulating hills and lush foliage. Take your time along this scenic path, and enjoy the beauty of the surrounding landscape, while each step brings you closer to your destination. 

After a 20-minute stroll, you will arrive at the banks of the river, which offers a perfect retreat for those seeking respite without the need for strenuous activity.  

Unwind and embrace the present moment, surrounded by the gentle rhythm of nature.  

TT $300.00 or US $45.00 per person 

Paria Waterfall

Discover the secluded beauty of Paria Waterfall on this coastal excursion. Accessible by boat, the journey offers views of stacks, arches, caves, and other natural formations that adorn the coastline.  

After docking at Paria Beach, embark on a short walk inland that leads to the Paria Waterfall. Tucked away amid the pristine beauty of the Northern Range, it boasts clean, clear waters that cascade over 10 feet of rocks into a plunge pool.  

This half-day excursion promises a remarkable adventure filled with stunning scenery and natural wonders.  

TT $4,500.00 or US $672.00 per group 

MATURA NATIONAL PARK

(Maximum Number – 10 Persons)

Matura National Park is a sanctuary of natural beauty and biodiversity. In fact, in 2024, the park was designated an Environmentally Sensitive Area in recognition of its ecological significance by the Environmental Management Authority of Trinidad and Tobago. Home to a diverse array of environmentally sensitive species, including the rare and elusive Ocelot, the endemic Trinidad Piping-Guan (Pawi), and the delicate Oncidium Citrinum Orchid, Matura National Park is a haven for wildlife and flora alike.

You can join our guides in exploring the natural wonders along trails that wind through the wilderness, offering glimpses of the park’s rich biodiversity. One such trail leads to the picturesque Two Branch River, where visitors can immerse themselves in the park’s tranquil ambience and flowing waters.

Tour conducted by the Grande Riviere Nature Tour Guide Association 

TT $375.00 or US $60.00 per person 

homard waterfall Interpretive Tour

(Maximum Number – 10 Persons) 

Homard Waterfall sits on its namesake, the Homard River, immediately on the outskirts of Grande Rivere. The waterfall cascades gracefully, from at least 30 feet above and at its base lies a tranquil pool to refresh weary travellers.  

On this interpretive tour to Homard Waterfall, guests are exposed to the area’s dendrology, which is entwined with the history of the environment. It is an opportunity to explore the rich tapestry of the flora and fauna that evokes the majesty of this wonder of nature.  

Whether you are a seasoned naturalist, or simply a curious explorer, the trek to Homard Waterfall is sure to leave you feeling more connected, relaxed and knowledgeable. 

Tour conducted by the Grande Riviere Nature Tour Guide Association 

TT $375.00 or US $60.00 per person 

River Estuary Tour

(Maximum Number – 10 Persons) 

Grande Rivere gets its name from the large river which runs through it, meeting the sea on the easterly end of the beach. On this tour, you will venture on a captivating journey along the banks of Grande Riviere, as you delve into the ecology and habitat of this enchanting river. This immersive walking tour offers a unique opportunity to explore the rich biological diversity and natural wonders that thrive within its waters.  

As you meander along the river’s edge, your guide will provide fascinating insights into the interconnectedness of the various elements that contribute to the health and vitality of Grande Rivere’s ecosystem. Whether you are a nature enthusiast, an avid explorer, or simply curious about the wonders of the natural world, this guided tour promises an enriching experience. 

Tour conducted by the Grande Riviere Nature Tour Guide Association 

TT $375.00 or US $60.00 per person 

Piping Guan and Birding -  The Montevideo Trace Tour

(Maximum Number – 10 Persons) 

The Piping Guan, which is locally known as the Pawi, is a large turkey-like bird that is primarily found in remote parts of Trinidad, such as Grande Riviere. It is one of Trinidad’s two endemic species and was once hunted to near extinction. The Piping Guan has been the focus of considerable local conservation efforts that have resulted in a gradual increase in its numbers and visibility.

You will be invigorated by an early morning hike up Montevideo Trace to Pawi Lodge, where guests will have access to a lovely platform among the nutmeg trees, where the Piping Guan can be found having its first feeding, quietly. As the sun rises, the tour takes you further into the surrounding forest to find other species such as Woodpeckers, Kites and Trogons.

TT $603.00 per person or US $90.00 per person

FEDNAND WATERFALL

Fednand Waterfall is preceded by a 20-minute trek with a scenic view. The experience is open to people of all ages, who will be further enthralled by the soothing sound of the cascading water.

The waterfall is estimated to be between 10 to 15 feet tall and its base consists of cool, clear water that provide enthusiasts with a refreshing experience.

This hike is perfect for a last-minute excursion or for those seeking a simple yet rewarding adventure.

TT $225.00 or US $35.00 per person