8 Hidden Gems Of The Caribbean To Explore In 2023

8 Hidden Gems Of The Caribbean To Explore In 2023

There are multiple hidden gems that visitors can consider while visiting the Caribbean. They are some off-beaten-path destinations or activities that one can add to their bucket list to make the trip more unique.

Jamaican Swimming Horses

Visitors can enjoy a swim at the back of well-trained horses in resorts like Half Moon in Jamaica. It is a once-in-a-lifetime activity that allows visitors to enjoy a unique experience in the Caribbean Sea.

The horses are skilled in swimming and have become a popular tourist attraction in Jamaica. The horses first arrived at the island back in the fifteenth century and are valuable to Jamaica’s tourism.

Try Delicious Food at Saint Martin

Saint Martin (Sint Maarten) is home to skilled and famous chefs. Sample some of the most attractive and affordable cuisines that the Island has to offer.

Most of the restaurants in Saint Martin try to combine inexpensive cuisines with delicious menus composed of different types of foods. Most menus consist of fresh seafood prepared using different types of spices.

Tourists can expect a fine blend of rums that are provided before the meal is served. Those who prefer something different from rum can expect to get a taste of fine French wines.

Surf in Barbados

Those looking to surf should consider visiting the island of Barbados to enjoy a limitless surfing experience. The conditions on the island are perfect for surfing both for experienced and inexperienced surfers.

Experienced surfers should consider visiting the eastern coast of the island to get an opportunity to surf at Bathsheba; popularly known as the ‘Soup Bowl’. Less experienced surfers should consider surfing on the south and west coasts.

Visit Turks And Caicos Sandy Beaches

Turks and Caicos are popular for their clean and beautiful beaches. Take a stroll at the beach as you enjoy a unique experience at a luxury hotel of your choice.

Many tourists are left surprised by the turquoise color of the water which combined with the soft white sand of the beach creates a spectacular landscape. One of the most preferred beaches for many tourists is Grace Bay Beach which is home to multiple palatial hotels. 

Visit Mayan Ruins in Belize

Belize is a popular destination due to its pristine beaches and Mayan ruins. It is considered as one of the most desirable playgrounds globally composed of stunning coral reefs.

Belize is home to the Belize Barrier Reef which a massive coral reef that is ranked second behind Australia’s Great Barrier Reef in terms of size. It is a popular attraction for many tourists visiting Belize and for those looking to engage in activities like snorkeling and sea diving.

Take a Stroll at Pink Sandy Beaches in the Bahamas

The pink sandy beaches in the Bahamas are a popular destination and are one of the most spectacular things one can see. The pink color comes from a microscopic organism popularly known as foraminifera which has a shell that is reddish-pink in color.

Enjoy Seclusion in Trinidad and Tobago

Tobago is a secluded island where tourists can enjoy a laid-back and relaxing experience with their loved ones. The tropical island is a perfect destination to escape from the hustle and bustle that comes with city life.

Locals in Tobago are welcoming, warm, and relaxed and they make visitors feel right at home upon arrival. The friendly locals are always happy to share their traditions and cultures with tourists.

Underwater Museum in Cancun

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The Underwater Museum in Cancun, Mexico, is an extraordinary and captivating destination that combines art, conservation, and adventure. This unique museum, also known as MUSA (Museo Subacuático de Arte), features a vast collection of over 500 life-sized sculptures submerged beneath the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean Sea.