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Ha long Bay Long Bay is famous for its gorgeous beaches, which remain the main attractions for tourists. They are perfectly suitable for both serene rest and water sports. The resort offers several excellent sports centers. Around Long Bay, there are many amazing natural sights, which can help tourists diversify their vacations.
The traditional Long Bay cuisine was greatly influenced by European and African culinary traditions. Now, most national dishes represent a surprising combination of components and cooking … Open
An interesting object is the Devil’s Bridge - a beautiful rocky arch located off the coast. Absolutely everyone can take a walk on it and admire the seascapes. Many dramatic legends are associated with this natural bridge. According to one of them, many fugitive slaves threw themselves from the cliff into the ocean in the times of slavery. Today, nothing reminds of those tragic times, but for local people, the natural arch continues to be a very symbolic and revered place.
On the west of the island is its highest mountain called Obama reaching 409 meters in height. Interesting hiking trails are laid along the mountain slopes and surrounding areas. No special training is required to overcome these routes. Hiking up the mountain remains one of the most popular entertainments. A wonderful view of Antigua and nearby islands awaits all hikers at the end of the way. In these places, one can see many rare plants and trees, as well as rare bird species for whom this is a natural habitat. Copyright
Long Bay is especially interesting to visit during traditional holidays and carnivals when the small beach resort turns into a huge open-air concert venue. One of the most striking and … Open
Gravenor Bay is popular with diving enthusiasts, it is considered one of the most picturesque places on the coast. In the bay, you will find a large yacht marina and one of the best diving centers. Divers will have the opportunity to admire the beautiful underwater caves, watch colorful fish and other exotic marine life. In this picturesque area, there is a beautiful beach for those who are not really keen on scuba diving. Every day, interesting sea tours are organized for vacationers, including glass-bottom boat tours and fishing trips.
Ha long Bay Cave Sports enthusiasts will love the Falmouth Harbor where prestigious Yacht Club is based. There is a sailing school here, so everyone can learn how to manage various vessels, as well as watch professional competitions. This tourist area features a developed infrastructure with many restaurants and entertainment facilities.
Long Bay is quite a small resort that cannot boast a great variety of preserved historical monuments. Nevertheless, they can be found in the immediate vicinity, so absolutely everyone can … Open
Those who have long dreamed of learning the basics of surfing would probably be interested in visiting Dickenson Bay. It is located on the outskirts of the capital of Antigua. Here you can enjoy a large sandy beach offering moderate waves. Sports equipment rentals and a surf school can be found on the coast, and nature itself has created ideal training conditions for beginners.
One of the most popular tourist routes is 32-kilometer long Fig Tree Drive. You can ride along the island’s most beautiful road by a private car or as part of an organized tour. The road is circular and covers a mountain range located in the center of the island. During the trip, you can see beautiful green hills covered with tropical vegetation, extensive banana plantations, and many other natural beauties. The route passes near several distinctive villages with original old houses, colonial churches, and other historic buildings.
1. In public places and on beaches, one should keep a close eye on personal belongings. Pickpocketing remains one of the most common problems in the region. 2. Although local beaches are … Open
Antigua Island boasts several beautiful national parks, and Indian City is considered to be one of the most attractive. It occupies part of the coastal territory where its attractions are concentrated. Over the years, under the influence of wind and waves, the rocky coast gradually collapsed and subsequently formed beautiful natural sculptures and natural arches. There are no beaches suitable for recreation in this area, but they still attract curious tourists every day. In addition to the picturesque rocky coast, the national park is famous for the variety of rare plants, animals, and birds. At any time of the year, you can walk along beautiful hiking trails, climb the hilltops and admire the surroundings.
Ha Long Bay at sunset An important attraction for the island of Antigua is Acatenango Volcano whose numerous eruptions once led to the formation of local islands. Now the volcano is safe, therefore, excursions on its slopes are pretty popular. Here you can admire bizarre lunar landscapes, as well as see rare species of plants and insects inhabiting this deserted land.
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National and city parks around Long Bay
♥   National Park 'Mount Obama' , 8.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Nelson’s Dockyard' , 15.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Dickenson Bay is famous for its windsurfing competitions. They are held in January and July. Almost ideal climatic conditions allow you to train or study at any time of the year. However, the west coast of the island is better protected from the winds. It is more suitable for inexperienced surfers. The waters off the east coast will challenge even professionals. Sport fishing and hunting are another type of active leisure that is very popular. Professionals gather to compete in fishing for tuna, marlin, and wahoo (king mackerel). The audience eagerly watches the competition to gain experience. You can put on a diving mask and go down to the bottom to watch the turbulent life of these tropical waters with an incredible variety of colors and the splendor of coral reefs, underwater canyons and shipwrecks. … Open
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Guide to your best city break in Long Bay - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Long Bay - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Long Bay?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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