Do warm temperatures, fancy pools, watersports, scenic beaches and tropical beverages sound good to you and your kids? Same here! If you’re looking for a quick family-friendly winter getaway filled with thrilling activities, you can’t go wrong with a Caribbean adventure.
The Caribbean Tourism Organization has named 2017 the Year of Adventure in the Caribbean with a cutesy A-Z list of fun activities below but first I’ll share some of my favorite family friendly Caribbean resorts. Click the links to read my reviews…
Nickelodeon Resort, Punta Cana – Think luxe accommodations, awesome cuisine, character entertainment, sports galore and nonstop water-park fun.
Beaches Turks and Caicos – Your kids will beg to stay and play with the Sesame Street gang at this famed all-inclusive resort where you pay one price for everything (including watersports!).
Atlantis Paradise Island Resort, Bahamas – This mega-resort is sure to please adventurous kids of all ages with aquatic adventures, animal encounters, top cuisine and pampering accommodations.
THE ‘A to Z’ OF ADVENTURE IN THE CARIBBEAN
Awaken your love of sea creatures by swimming with dolphins in Anguilla
Buckle up for go-kart racing in Barbados
Climb Dunn’s River Falls in Jamaica
Dive among the famous shipwrecks in Grenada
Explore the historical forts of Curaçao
Fall in love with nature discovering rare birds in St. Vincent & the Grenadines
Gaze at the beauty of Angel Falls in the Venezuelan rainforest
Hike the Waitikubuli Trail in Dominica
Immerse yourself in the local French culture of St. Martin
Jump Up at Carnival in Trinidad & Tobago
Kayak with eco-tours in the Turks and Caicos Islands
Learn to “cook like a local” in Haiti
Mountain bike around Martinique
Nourish your senses with the sights and sounds of nightlife in Sint Maarten
Open your mind to new experiences in Cuba
Parasail by day; party by night in the British Virgin Islands
Quench your thirst for discovery with cave tubing in Belize
Reach new heights while sky diving in St. Kitts & Nevis
Surf’s up! “Hang 10” along Rincón Beach on the northwest coast of Puerto Rico
Take to the skies with an aerial tour of Guyana
Unleash the explorer in you with a visit to a drive-in volcano in Saint Lucia
Visit Stingray City in the Cayman Islands
Water sports, water sports, water sports throughout the Islands of The Bahamas
Xmarks the spot! Learn stories of hidden pirate treasures in Antigua & Barbuda
YOLO! Climb The Quill in St. Eustatius or visit the Montserrat Observatory to erupt your fascination with volcanoes
Zipline through tropical rainforests in the U.S. Virgin Islands
Do you have a favorite Caribbean island? Tell me below in the comments.
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