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List of islands of Trinidad and Tobago

Major islandsEdit

Bocas IslandsEdit

Monos (front) and Chacachacare (back). Venezuelan mainland (Paria Peninsula) seen in the horizon and Patos Island seen to the left.

The Bocas Islands lie between Trinidad and Venezuela, in the Bocas del Dragón (Dragons' Mouth). Locally they are referred to as "Down de Islands" or "DDI".

Five IslandsEdit

The Five Islands in Trinidad and Tobago as seen approaching from the North
The Five Islands (left), Carrera Island (middle), and the Point Gourde Peninsula at sunset. The view is looking southwest from Trinidad.

The Five Islands are actually a group of six small islands lying west of Port of Spain in the Gulf of Paria. Also known as Las Cotorras.

San Diego IslandsEdit

Carrera (left), Cronstadt Island (right)

Sometimes referred to simply as the Diego Islands, these two islets lie between the Bocas Islands and the Five Islands.

Others in the Gulf of PariaEdit

North Coast of TrinidadEdit

Picture of Saut d'Eau off the north coast of Trinidad.

Off TobagoEdit

List of minor islands with co-ordinatesEdit


  1. ^ Trinidad and Tobago, Department of Navy, 2005

See alsoEdit