The Cayman Islands are known for gorgeous sand covered beaches, crystal blue waters, swimming, and snorkeling. To make the most of a trip to the gorgeous island visitors should try to visit and see as much of the island as possible. Below is a list of the top 10 tourist spots on the Cayman Islands.
Stingray City is one of the top attractions on the Cayman Islands, and one of the only places on earth where swimming with the majestic creatures is a possibility. If swimming is not on the to-do list visitors can view the stingray easily from the shore, as the water is crystal clear.
The Caymana Islands are not only about gorgeous beaches as they have their fair share of museums as well. The Cayman Motor Museum is sure to please car enthusiasts. This museum is packed full of motor vehicles ranging from the old and exotic to motorbikes. The Cayman Motor Museum is also home to many local paintings, photos, and artifacts. The museum is open to the public Monday through Saturday from 8am to 3pm.
Not far from the Cayman Motor Museum is another must visit location called Cayman Turtle Farm. This farm is home to over 11,000 Green Sea Turtles that have the ability to reach up to 600 pounds. A touch pool is located on the premises where visitors can interact with starfish, urchins, and crabs. The Cayman Turtle Park is open every day of the week from 8:30am to 4:30pm.
A must visit underwater adventure can be found in the Caymans when tourists book a trip in an Atlantis Submarine. There are both day and night tours available. During the tour visitors can view all of the underwater marine life up-close simply by looking out of the big bay windows.
Beautiful water surrounds this vacation island but the most beautiful beach in the Caymans is the Seven Mile Beach. The sand promises to be soft on the feet both in and out of the water. Swimming and snorkeling are the top two favorite activities that tourists enjoy while at the Seven Mile Beach.
After taking a stroll on the Seven Mile Beach divers can find excitement and beauty when they visit Eden Rock and Devil’s Grotto. This top destination spot for tourists in the Cayman Islands has both guided diving expeditions off of the shore and off of boats.
Exploring the tropical surrounds is a wonderful new adventure that tourists take part in daily while visiting the Cayman Islands. Tourists find the Mastic Trail the top-hiking trail on the island as they take in the beauty of mangrove swamps that are home to some of the unique native plants on the island. Tourists can take the long gravel trail alone or they can hire a tour guide to hear some of the history of the plants as they hike.
Tourists rate the Ritz-Carlton in the Cayman Islands at number one in lodging. This resort is filled to the brim with amenities, and the staff is always helpful in answering questions about the hot spots on the island. This resort offers guest’s access to the Harbor Club Theater, access to La Prairie Spa, and even lessons in golf. Babysitting services are even offered at this top class resort.
To really get a feel for the island a stop at the National Trust is a must for visitors. The National Trust is where information about the island can be found, and where visitors can learn about how the natural environment is preserved on the islands.
The night offers many other adventures for the tourist in the Cayman Islands. The Tiki Beach is a visitor’s favorite tiki bar where drinks that include some of the local ingredients are included. The bars signature drink is called Batitda de Marcuja and includes local fruit in it. Many of the bars serve Seven Fathoms Rum, which is made on the island. Several celebrities frequent the Islands including Alicia Keys, Sir Richard Branson, Leona Lewis, Taylor Swift, and many more. Stingray City, The Power House Gym, and any one of the fabulous beaches appear to be celebrity hotspots.