Top 10 Pristine Islands in the Caribbean

12 Jul

Top 10 Pristine Islands in the Caribbean

Source: Places To See In Your Lifetime

The location sandwiched between two Americas boasts the crystal clear warm sea and pristine islands, that are covered with powdery sand. The part of the world enjoys the year long summer and is a desirable holiday destination. Check out our list and pick your favorite Caribbean island!

10. St. Vincent and the Grenadines

The island country boasts amazing nature and a pristine reef, allowing visitors to have a breathtaking diving experience. The location got a huge exposure after the Pirates of the Caribbean movies have been filmed here.

Why to go there?

An unspoiled retreat, quiet haven with no crowds.

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Azure clear water of beautiful Palm Island beach

9. The British Virgin Islands

Being among the most prosperous states in the Caribbean, the British Virgin Islands makes approximately half of its wealth from tourism. Numerous soft sandy beaches and crystal clear water make it a desirable holiday destination. The volcanic origin of the islands however provides even more versatile landscape. The Baths – a coastal area of Virgin Gorda – is famous for the grottoes, tunnels, pools and huge boulders on the beach – similar to those in Seychelles.

Why to go there?

Tourists can enjoy many activities: snorkeling and exploring the coral reefs, enjoying a cocktail in one of many bars, sunbathing, sailing or hiking in the rain forest – the options are inexhaustible!

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8. St. Barts

French speaking tiny island offers elegant and luxurious vacation. Loved by the rich, celebrities and those, who own yachts, St. Barts is for those who are looking for impeccable service. The accommodation varies from private villas to hotels.

Why to go there?

Great weather and facilities for the yachtsmen, vacationers and honeymooners.

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7. Turks & Caicos

The British Overseas Territory comprises a group of pristine islands. Beloved by the tourists, it has been one of the favorite holiday destinations by the Americans. Packed with luxurious resorts and boasting pristine beaches, Turks & Caicos remains a major holiday attraction.

Why to go there?

The country has gotten its name because of the crystal clear turquoise water. Even celebrities endorse it and have vacation houses here.

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6. Aruba

Aruba is a small island in the southern Caribbean and belongs to the Kingdom of the Netherlands, is part of the Dutch Antilles. The Divi Divi tree defines Aruba: they all point to the same direction because of the trade winds. Many hotels, resorts and wonderful climate make Aruba a very appealing holiday destination.

Why to go there?

The beaches in Aruba are said to be the cleanest and widest in the Caribbean. Eagle Beach and Palm Beach are considered to be the best beaches among many others. Besides relaxing by the sea, the guests are offered water activities, horseback riding, mountain bikes and golf.

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5. Saint Lucia

The island of St. Lucia, where English is an official language, attracts many tourists, who are looking for a relaxing vacation. Besides the warm climate and water, the island also has an unspoiled beautiful nature.

Why to go there?

Visitors are accommodated in luxurious resorts, where they have exquisite views to the mountains and the sea.

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4. Barbados

The pristine island country boasts warm weather all year round. Its unique culture comes from English, African and West Indian roots. Therefore, Barbados owns a distinctive architecture, cuisine, music and dance. Tourists can explore historical heritige, shops, nightlife, as well as its natural beauty.

Why to go there?

Summer can be quite wet, while spring is the best time to go – it is dry and warm.

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3. Cuba

The colorful country has a tumultuous history and the dramatic political events, that have influenced its diverse culture. Cuba boasts pristine beaches, amazing towns, hospitable locals and the nightlife, filled with music and dance.

Why to go there?

One of the countries you must visit at least once in your lifetime.

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2. Belize

The country’s most famous marine wonder – the Great Blue Hole – is found next to the stunning Lighthouse Reef. Various tours take place here and the visitors can go kayaking, paddling, diving or hop on a boat tour. Not only the reef, but the entire coastline is very picturesque, boasting an abundance of species and rare plants.

Why to go there?

The most famous item in the local reef is the brain coral, which actually looks like a human brain. Great holiday destination, providing a range of magnificent outdoor and water activities.

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1. Antigua

Surrounded with unspoiled reef, Antigua features a dramatic coastline of white sandy beaches and harbors. The shores attract sailors for the Sailing Week – an international event. It is also one of the sunniest islands in the Caribbean, having a summery climate all year round and very little rain.

Why to go there?

It is also one of the diving and snorkeling spots in the Caribbean, attracting the enthusiasts from all around the world.

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One Response to “Top 10 Pristine Islands in the Caribbean”

  1. rANG bIRANGE August 20, 2016 at 1:49 am #

    Cool compilation

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