The Trois Bras waterfall is one of the mythical natural destinations of Martinique. With a height of 120 meters, the waterfall offers one of the most panoramic views of the peninsula. Nestled in the heart of the rainforest, an exciting journey awaits you.
Description of the waterfall
The Trois Bras waterfall in Martinique is one of the highest on the island. The place is a very good opportunity to admire the lush, dense and exotic vegetation. The waterfall is located in the middle of a tropical forest. A very good opportunity to see the banana trees, coconut trees and mangroves.
At the bottom of the waterfall, you will find a small pool. You will just have to stand under the waterfall and enjoy the fresh and invigorating water of the Montagne Pelée. After your swim, visit the area around the waterfall. You will find green clay, a material that is very well known for its health benefits. Moreover, it is a very good opportunity to do a skin care.
Practical information about the waterfall
The Trois Bras waterfall is located in the middle of the rainforest. Like any tropical forest, there are a lot of insects. Don't forget to bring a mosquito repellent and a cap to avoid sunburn. Before setting off, it is advisable to do some exercises to get used to the journey. Hiking is not the easiest thing to do. Don't forget to hydrate yourself on the way.
Address and access map to the Cascade de Trois Bras
61 km separate Fort-de-France and Grand'Rivière. The trip usually takes 3 hours by car. We recommend you to take the highway D10, passing by Le Prêcheur, it's the fastest way. After a few minutes, you will see a parking lot. From the parking lot, just follow the signs to the waterfall :)
Note that the Cascade Trois Bras is accessible from both Grand'Rivière and Le Prêcheur. It will still take between 1.5 and 2.5 hours of hiking (depending on your pace) to get there! The Trois Bras waterfall is an excellent destination to admire nature at work. A tourist wonder and a great place to relax and unwind. You won't regret this getaway!
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1 304 habitants
Area: 30 km2
Density: 44 km2
97250 Le Prêcheur
+596 5 96 71 49 35
Opening hours :
Monday: 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday to Wednesday: from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm
Thursday: from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm and from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Friday: from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm