Scarborough Tourism

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It is the largest town or city of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. It has the highest population out of all places in this island that is 1/3 of the total population of the Republic. It became the capital of the republic in the year 1769 when it replaced the then capital of Georgetown.

The city is dominated by an old fort, King George, which is the most popular sightseeing spot. The fort is now a history and archeological museum that forms the main attraction apart from the beaches. This is also the largest Assembly Seat of the republic. Under the French rule this place was known as Saint Louis and later was renamed to the present under the English rule.

Scarborough Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Scarborough tips for your visit

  • There are no such restrictions to explore and stay in this city. It is very safe and the people are also nice.
  • The only restriction here is the use of European Debit and credit cards.

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Facts and Stats for Scarborough*

  • Pollution Statistics in Scarborough

    Know the pollution level of Scarborough before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 100 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Scarborough - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 71.79 (High)
    • Pollution Index 55.17 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Scarborough

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Scarborough

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.22 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 74.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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