Grenada, with its unspoiled landscapes, has a perfect balance, appealing to the interest of adventure lovers, beach dwellers, or couples looking for a romantic destination. On our picturesque and petite island, you can go for a swim in the crystal clear waters of Grand Anse Beach to trekking through the rainforest of Seven Sisters Waterfalls, all within a day. Our English-speaking nation has some of the friendliest people in the Caribbean, so, even if you happen to get lost, you will surely encounter other aspects of our vibrant culture and hospitality.
If you like to spend your time soaking up the sun, swimming in the cool seawater or snorkeling, there’s a lot to choose from in Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique. Grand Anse Beach, boasting a two-mile stretch of white sand and calm sea is a popular choice amongst tourists and locals.
If you’re often intrigued by the history of a destination, then a tour of the islands’ forts are just for you. Once there you can explore the bowels of the fort. Walkthrough underground tunnels and passageways or marvel at the picturesque views of the harbor down below. Take a look at the forts below.
Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique boast some of the most eclectic gardens featuring a wide range of spices; herbs; tropical plants and exotic flowers. Take one of our garden tours to learn more about our herbal remedies and to sample our fruits and spices.
Love nature? Then Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique is the place for you! Our island has a wide variety of beauty spots still in its natural state. Here, you can interact with wildlife in their natural habits; trek through rainforests, which uncover the most magical waterfalls; and, if you’re brave enough, you can even stand at the mouth of a dormant volcano.
One of our most popular snorkeling sites is an underwater gallery of sculptures in our Molinere Beauséjour Marine Protected Area, which very much reflects Grenada’s culture. Fashioned from a variety of media but predominantly from simple substrates including concrete and rebar, they create an ideal substrate, relatively fixed and permanent, on which marine life may develop.
If you’re an experienced hiker looking for a challenge, then come to the Islands of Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique. Some trails follow the shoreline of our lakes, while others are rugged and untamed, giving travelers an insight into the paths carved out by the first settlers on the islands.
If you’ve always imagined yourself exploring the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea, then Grenada is the perfect vacation destination for you. Indulge in the mystery of our underwater sculpture park or go kayaking on the south coast.
Adventure River Tubing invites the more adventurous visitor to “experience the thrill of a lifetime", view the exotic scenery of tropical vegetation and wildlife at the Balthazar Estate as our guides accompany you down the river, spinning and swirling in the currents of Grenada’s "Great River" in a modified river tube.
Carriacou and Petite Martinique boast the most beautiful coral reefs. Carriacou – the larger of the two – is known as the ‘Land of Reefs’, with shallow clear waters: ideal for snorkeling. Occupants of both islands are independent and fiercely traditional. On Carriacou – home to 8,000 people – the musical customs of their African ancestors can be experienced at the Carriacou Maroon and String Band Music Festival held in April.