Airport: E.T. Joshua
Land Area: 133 sq. miles
Population: Approx. 103,00
Currency: E.C. dollar
SVG Ministry of Tourism
(784) 457-1502 www.discoversvg.com
St. Vincent and the Grenadines like a necklace of gemstones, is comprised of 32 islands stretching along the southern end of the Caribbean’s Windward Islands for 45 miles. From St. Vincent’s volcanic cliffs dripping with emerald green vegetation fringed by black sand, to Petit St. Vincent’s perfect white sand and aquamarine waters.
The islands lend themselves admirably to snorkeling, sailing, scuba diving, mountain climbing, beautiful Botanic Gardens- the oldest in the Western Hemisphere.
The multi-island destination can be explored as day trips, you can also island – hop by boat or charter plane to Bequia, Canouan, Union Island or Mayreau. From Union Island, you can set sail for the Tobago Cays for a day of snorkeling at the Horseshoe Reef.
A proud people, Vincentians exude genuine warmth towards visitors, especially those who appreciate the special character of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, where one may do as much- or as little- as one wishes.