Indian River

Location Within the town of Portsmouth 30 miles or 48 km from Roseau
Access Along main road from Glanvilla to Portsmouth
Trail Undeveloped trail through cultivation and wetland
  • Winding river
  • swamp trees(bwa mang) pterocarppus officinalis along river banks
  • Crabs, birds, iguanas, orchids
  • Part of trail ruins along route of Dominica's only railway that was in existence
  • Best stands of freshwater swamp forest in the Caribbean
Facilities A small boat dock facility with gazebo, snackette, washrooms, souvenir shop
Level of Difficulty Easy
Access Time 1/2 hour one way via a boat ride
  • Follow instructions from your tour guide
  • Avoid river during heavy rains
  • Always wear life jacket
Entrance Fee An entrance fee to access the site is required for non-residents
Day Site Pass: US$5.00 | Week Site Pass: US$12.00
Fees are subject to review
  Tickets sold on site
Please note that apart from entrance fee there is a fee for boat ride. You can arrange with tour guide.