Aripo

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Aripo is the name of several places in Trinidad.

  • The Heights of Aripo and the Aripo Massif are part of the Northern Range and include El Cerro del Aripo, the highest point in Trinidad and Tobago.
  • The Aripo Valley, a valley in the Northern Range immediately to the west of the Arima Valley
  • The Aripo River, which flows from the Aripo Massif, through the Aripo Valley and eventually joins the Caroni River
  • The Aripo Savannas, a part of the Aripo Savannas Prohibited Area and Environmentally Sensitive Area, a natural savanna lowland ecosystem bounded by the Aripo River.

Aripo is also a kitchen tool used in the Venezuelan cuisine.