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“A challenge but So worth it”
Review of Monk's Hill

Monk's Hill
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Owner description: Also known as Fort George, this fort was built in 1689 to defend the British settlers against invasions from the French and the Arawak indians.
Reviewed 28 December 2012

We traveled up to Monks Hill making it almost to top in our car. We had a short 600 meter walk to the top. Wearing good foot wear is recommended twenty minutes gets you to the top. This site is superb you can enjoy a great view of Falmouth Harbour, Nelson's Dockyard, and a turn around and St John's can be seen in the distance. The view the challenge is so worth it, If you feel the walk and challenge is too much a ATV tour is available.

Come and enjoy Antigua. It has a lot to offer.

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Reviewed 1 December 2012

We last were here 30 years ago. Since then vegetation has overgrown the fort - and all really to see of that is the gate, gatehouse and some remaining walls. However, the views over the South and East of Antigua are wonderful. But it is hard work getting there - a two mile walk uphill as the track is too rocky to drive on unless you have a hardy Land Rover. You are also best using your i-phone navigational aids. If you were impressed by the views from Fort Barrington, you will be more impressed by the views from here.

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Reviewed 28 January 2017
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