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Welcome to Active Caribbean... a one-stop adventure travel guide to the Caribbean, covering a wide range of Caribbean adventure vacation activities, special interest holiday ideas, Caribbean wildlife, family adventures, and underwater experiences

Caribbean adventure vacation activities


This one-stop guide to Caribbean adventure vacation activities includes information on ziplining, birdwatching, golf, mountain biking, river tubing, horseback riding, Segway tours, and the diverse Caribbean wildlife. Special interests and activities include Yoga, Pilates, wellbeing, cooking, singing, and Caribbean family adventures. There's also hiking, biking, caving, canyoning, whitewater rafting... plus lots more 






Behind the Caribbean's tranquil beauty is a fascinating and diverse ecosystem, a vibrant culture and plenty of activities. Here you’ll dscover where to go for a Caribbean family adventure, where to learn how to sail or sing, and where to swim with dolphins or snorkel with stingrays. You can join a turtle patrol in St Kitts, go on a crocodile safari or birding in Costa Rica, volunteer to help with eco projects, work on a Caribbean wildlife conservation project, or even sign up for a grown-up gap year in Central America. Caribbean adventures and experiences are numerous. 

Caribbean ziplining, biking, birdwatching, horseback riding, kayaking and more...

Around the Caribbean you’ll discover rainforest canopy rides, ziplining, rib boat rides, hiking, river tubing, stand up paddleboarding (SUP), volcano treks, rainforest walks, biking, off-road 4x4 excursions, and Segway adventures. Go horseback riding, birdwatching, deep sea fishing, mangrove kayaking, SNUBA diving, sailing, snorkelling and Scuba diving. There are botanical gardens to visit, excellent Caribbean golf courses to play and no shortage of yachts and luxury catamarans to charter. More extreme adventures include white water rafting, kayaking, off-road mountain biking, caving and canyoning.

Diverse Caribbean wildlife - blue dragons, snoring frogs, red howlers, swimming pigs

The Caribbean has one of the most varied and well-preserved ecosystems on the planet so make your vacation even more memorable by discovering this diverse Caribbean wildlife.

Caribbean special interest vacations: learn how to sail in the Caribbean, sing, dance or cook

Learning holidays are increasingly popular activities in the Caribbean: for instance you can learn to sail in scenic Antigua and Grenada, learn to Scuba dive in the Bahamas, join a group on a singing holiday in Barbados, learn how to salsa in Havana. Special interest holiday activities available in the region include cooking courses, PADI diving courses, the opportunity to crew in high performance yacht racing events, and to relax in Caribbean Yoga retreats. 

Caribbean family adventures, cruise ships with climbing walls, water slides, surf simulators, and adventure tours from cruise terminals

There are Caribbean cruise ships that offer some adventure activities on board such as surf simulators and climbing walls, and at many ports of call you will find that cruise ships offer a variety of half-day or full-day adventure excursions. Some cruise ships even have their own cycling and biking tour operator on board, so you can be ready to go as soon as you arrive at the port of call.

Caribbean accommodation - eco lodges, high end hotels, luxury rainforest villas, golf resorts, timeshare rentals, private islands...

With hundreds of islands in the region, the choice of Caribbean vacation accommodation is varied - ranging from cosy B&B in family homes, basic eco lodges, inexpensive self-catering hotels, and timeshare rentals and re-sales ... to luxury golf resorts, luxury rainforest villas with private pools, five star boutique hotels, secluded exclusive villas, high end eco hotels, and even private islands. You’ll find information on Caribbean hotel accommodation in the DESTINATION ADVENTURE GUIDES pages.


Caribbean botanic gardens
Caribbean ziplining
Diverse Caribbean wildlife
Must-visit Caribbean bar in the sea


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