Port of Spain is the capital city of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
The city is located on the Gulf of Paria on the northwestern coast of the
Trinidad Island. Port of Spain serves majorly as an administrative and
retail hub of the country and is also an important financial services
center for the Caribbean. The city is also prosperous in terms of tourism.
Whether an adventure buff, a gastronome, or a lover of arts, history, and
culture, Port of Spain is sure to allure every traveler.
Things to do in Port of Spain
Royal Botanic Gardens
Royal Botanic Gardens, a verdant botanical garden, is perfect for those who
are looking for serene and attractive place. These gardens are excellent to
visit for birdwatchers , and the access to garden is free.
National Museum is home to exhibits from the earliest settlers, historical,
and cultural exhibitions. In addition to it, there is also an art
collection in the National Museum. This museum remains closed on Mondays.
Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral
Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral, completed in 1818, is a beautiful piece of
architecture. The hammer beams and stained glass of the engraved mahogany
wood are among the optimum examples of wooden church vaults. This church
can house around 1200 visitors at a time.
Best Time to Fly to Port of Spain
The best time to book flights from EWR to POS is from January to May when
the skies stay clear. Afternoon rain showers in the city are daily
occurrences from June to December. Port of Spain flights become cheaper for
rainy weather during this wet season. The weather stays pleasant year-round
and there's always a little humidity