Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Dominica’s Most Instagrammed Sites

Welcome to The Nature Island—home to some of the most remarkable geography and wildlife in the world, inspiring thousands of photo shares on social media every year. From the tops of the trees to the tropical reefs, these are among the most Instagram-worthy sites across the island.

1. Middleham Falls

https://www.instagram.com/p/BwuLFKmhj_e/

When in Dominica, do go chasing waterfalls. Middleham Falls is reachable via a moderate hike (an hour or so) along a trail, surrounded by natural beauty. Admire the island’s highest waterfall, which cascades from 150 feet high. We recommend booking a guided tour to get the full experience.

2. Under the Sea

https://www.instagram.com/p/BxfhfNbBid0/

One of the most incredible sights in Dominica can be viewed under sea level. Every winter, the area experiences a migration of sperm whales. If you’re there at the right time and feeling adventurous, you may be able to go swim with these gentle giants.

3. Boiling Lake

https://www.instagram.com/p/l8cAPMCvh7/

Unlike the hot springs you may have soaked in, this lake is to be enjoyed from a distance only. With temperatures reaching nearly 200 degrees Fahrenheit on the edges, there’s no telling just how hot the center of this lake actually is, but it’s actually boiling! The trail to get there is muddy and about 8 miles long, so plan on making this an all-day, down-and-dirty adventure.

4. Emerald Pool

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bq9-WRggDu_/

Aptly named for the gorgeous jewel tones adorning the water and lush greenery around it, Emerald Pool is one of the most visited attractions of the island. You’ll follow a short trail to get to the pool, but it’s well worth the hike.

5. The Coastline of Roseau

https://www.instagram.com/p/BvPdM4DHYhH/

Not all the splendor of Dominica is natural; some of its most Instagrammable spots are man-made. The colorful buildings along Roseau’s coastline—especially when framed against a tropical sunset—make for a gorgeous vacation photo.

Want to experience some of these adventures and attractions for yourself? Book a dive or adventure package with Fort Young Hotel when you plan your Dominica visit.

What's Happening

For those seeking to immerse themselves in the vibrant artistic expression of Dominica, the newly opened Old Oven Art Gallery at Fort Young Hotel is a must-visit destination. This premier art space champions the talents of local artists, providing a window into the island’s rich cultural heritage. Honoring a Cultural Icon The Old Oven Art […]

Read more

If you arrive at Fort Young Hotel & Dive Resort between May and October, you’ll have the incredible opportunity to witness three of the seven globally endangered sea turtle species swimming and nesting along Dominica’s shoreline. Better yet, our hotel staff will be happy to arrange one of the most magical sea turtle watching experiences […]

Read more

Ocean enthusiasts, prepare to dive into an unparalleled underwater adventure at Fort Young Hotel & Dive Resort. Set along the storied coastline of Dominica, Fort Young has long been recognized as the island’s premier diving destination. Thanks to recent expansions and upgrades, shore diving here has reached new depths of excitement and accessibility. Let’s explore […]

Read more