Weather and climate
Best time to visit
Between December and June.
Explore the surroundings
Antigua holidays feature luxurious hotels, a treasure trove of the finest palm-fringed beaches and spectacular natural beauty. Renowned for the best watersports in the Caribbean, on this paradise island you can spend time windsurfing, kitesurfing and diving.
Unwind in an indulgent spa or enjoy a round of golf on a rolling green course, tuck into hearty Caribbean cuisine and sip heady rum cocktails.
Antigua holiday highlights
- Visit St John's during your Antigua holiday - the island's vibrant capital city is home to a number of fine colonial buildings and a colourful market.
- Discover historical attractions include Nelson's Dockyard, where the great admiral sheltered his war-ships in the late 18th century.
- Dive among brightly coloured fish and vibrant coral, charter a yacht or see the islands from a unique bird's-eye view by helicopter.
Watch a game of cricket
Cricket is an important part of Antiguan culture, and the island has produced famous players such as Sir Vivian Richards.
Make a splash with diving, snorkelling, fishing, kayaking, sailing and windsurfing.
Hike, cycle or horse-ride through your idyllic surroundings, go bird-watching for colourful species, and play tennis of golf.
Browse shops and markets for handicrafts, clothing, local produce and art, jewellery and more.