Cascading waterfalls, thermal springs and scenic pleasures abound on this ruggedly beautiful island and can all be explored throughout Morne Trois Pitons National Park. Or tour the cobblestone plaza of the Old Market, the old Catholic cathedral and botanical gardens.
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Port Name & Location Roseau Cruise Terminal Ship may DOCK or ANCHOR OFF SHORE at this port.
Time Zone AST (Atlantic Standard Time) UTC/GMT -4 hours
Language The local language is English.
Currency & Shopping Eastern Carribean Dollar (XCD) Duty-free shops, jewellery, bamboo, various wood works, leather and liquor.
Best Way to Get Around Dominica is an eco-traveller's paradise, with a relatively unspoiled, lush landscape. Snorkeling and Scuba diving are the popular activities to do there. Taxis are the best way to get around.
Famous For Roseau is a charming village of Dominica. With its lush forested mountains, countless rivers and black-sand beaches, you'll see why it's called the "Nature Island of the Caribbean."
Fun Fact #1 Roseau is Dominica's most important port for foreign trade. Some exports include bananas, bay oil, vegetables, grapefruit, oranges and cocoa. The service sector is also a large part of the local economy