Facts and Data

Official Unesco Page
The Morne Trois Pitons National Park (Commonwealth of Dominica)
Morne Trois Pitons National Park (VisitDominica.com)
Morne Trois Pitons World Heritage Site (Virtual Dominica)

Basis Data:
Unesco World heritage since: 1997
Size of heritage: 6,857 ha

Longitude: -60,717°
Latitude: 15,267°


Luxuriant natural tropical forest blends with scenic volcanic features of great scientific interest in this national park centred on the 1,342-m-high volcano known as Morne Trois Pitons. With its precipitous slopes and deeply incised valleys, 50 fumaroles, hot springs, three freshwater lakes, a 'boiling lake' and five volcanoes, located on the park's nearly 7,000 ha, together with the richest biodiversity in the Lesser Antilles, Morne Trois Pitons National Park presents a rare combination of natural features of World Heritage value.

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