These charming islands are jam-packed with exciting attractions and activities. If you have some free time on one of these great islands, it can sometimes be hard to decide what to choose. We’ve come up with our top 10 to help you out. Take a look…
10. Taste Grenada’s Finest Chocolate
The Grenada Chocolate Company invite you to see the how the product is produced before leading you to the gift shop where delicious slabs of chocolate and drinking powder can be purchased.
9. Fish Fridays in Barbados
If you find yourself in Barbados on a Friday, head to Oistins. Here you’ll find an abundance of roadside stalls selling fish whilst live music blares out – a fish party, if you will.
8. Gaze at the Stars in Antigua
Antigua’s Jumby Bay resort is one of the best locations in the area for catching a glimpse of the remarkable night sky. David Stubbs, a resident astronomer, hosts regular star-gazing evenings on the beach.
7. Readying the Rum in Grenada
Ever wondered how rum is made? Well wonder no more as you visit a local distillery in Grenada. River Antoine is home to the oldest functioning water-propelled system in the Caribbean.
6. See the Sights from Above in Dominica
Travel through over a mile of rainforest on a thrilling gondola ride. Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the beautiful Morne Trois Pitons National Park as you glide overhead.
5. Swim under a Waterfall in Grenada
Visit the Seven Sisters Falls and dive in to swim under the refreshing cascade.
4. Surfing Sessions in Barbados
Ride the tide with Zed’s Surfing Adventures. Surf the waves in a two-hour session suitable for adults and children of varying abilities.
3. Look after Sea Turtles in St. Kitts
The Sea Turtle Junior Conservationist allows children to get up close to these fascinating creatures. Accompanying a researcher, the kids will learn about turtle survival and nesting behaviour. Local species include the Hawksbill, Leatherback, Green Sea and Loggerhead Turtle.
2. Explore the Rainforest in Saint Lucia
See the stunning rainforest with its tropical plants and captivating animals. Explore on foot, by vehicle or via aerial tram. Make the most of accompanying guides who will lead you towards the elusive Saint Lucian Parrot which can be found amongst the enormous gommier trees
1. Enjoy Under Water Activities in Tobago Cays
Head to Tobago Cays, known as ‘the jewel in the crown’ of the Southern Grenadines. This fantastic area is not only home to a wide range of aquatic creatures, it’s also one of the best snorkelling and diving sites in the world.
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