There are many reasons to journey to St Kitts and Nevis, which is also known as the island of a thousand treasures. Down here, they have a special brand of kicking back and relaxing; they call it limin’. Soak up the sun, island style. Get active by splashing in the warm, iridescent waters along pristine shores. Dive ancient shipwrecks and virgin coral reefs. Sway to the soca beat, sipping local rum around a bonfire on the beach.
Double the fun with a dual-island escape
A dual-island nation located in the Caribbean, St Kitts and Nevis is the smallest sovereign state in the Western Hemisphere in terms of both area and population. At just two miles apart, the sister isles tick many of the boxes for a memorable Caribbean holiday.
Travelling between and around the islands is simple, so there is always enough time to explore, snorkel the clear waters, hike and sample the island cuisine.
Boasting a remarkable range of unspoiled ecosystems, St Kitts and Nevis is among the Caribbean’s finest destinations for both those seeking an active adventure or a rejuvenating vacation.
The warm turquoise waters are ideal for snorkeling or diving the many natural reefs, or spending the day sailing aboard a luxurious catamaran. Outdoor adventurers can get their adrenaline pumping with a wide variety of water sports, from fly-boarding and kite surfing, to jet ski snorkel adventures and powered paragliding. Hike the Valley of the Giants or zipline 250 feet above the spectacular rainforests.
The Caribbean is synonymous with romance and the picture-perfect St Kitts and Nevis beckons with romantic getaways, destination weddings and blissful honeymoons.
Follow your heart to the twin-isles and discover unique wedding venues, thrilling adventures, and enchanting stays at romantic boutique or luxury resorts.
No vacation to a Caribbean island is complete without a visit to a decadent spa. Here on St Kitts and Nevis, rejuvenation and relaxation are essential. Spa facilities at hotels and resorts on both islands offer an array of pampering treatments using the nurturing powers of native flowers, spices and volcanic stone.
Guests can stay centred with a restorative yoga session on the beach. Nevis is also blessed with an abundance of geothermal energy and for centuries visitors to the island have enjoyed hot springs at Bath Village.
St Kitts and Nevis has a long history, which can be viewed in the historical sights on each island. St Kitts offers fascinating scenes from the carefully preserved world heritage site at the Brimstone Hill Fortress, old churches, historical architecture and lavish colonial estates.
On Nevis island, visitors can immerse themselves in the Nevisian Heritage Village, which largely depicts the evolution of Nevisian social history through housing. The island is also dotted with historical landmarks like the churches, botanical gardens, museums and architecture.
Visitors with a love of good food will delight in the variety of dining experiences. Go local and sample the wide choice of delectable Caribbean dishes, from fresh fish to the superb range of international cuisines. The passionate chefs of St Kitts and Nevis create cuisine that shines with fresh-off-the-boat seafood and island-grown produce.
A birders paradise
This bird watchers paradise offers fantastic bird watching opportunities on the Caribbean islands of St Kitts and Nevis. Birders will be pleasantly surprised when coming face to feather with birds like the brown pelican, cattle egret, American Kestral, Royal Tern, frigatebird, Caribbean Elaenia, grey kingbird, Black-faced Grassquit and many more.
Luxury hotels and resorts
The unique collection of resorts and hotels on St Kitts and Nevis range from luxury beachfront resorts, colonial-style inns, stylish villas and quaint beach bungalows. Wherever you rest your head, you can be assured that your choice will make you feel very comfortable and relaxed, giving you plenty of time to enjoy the Caribbean life.
Perfect for families
St Kitts and Nevis is the perfect fit for families seeking a vacation that encourages them to reconnect through a variety of nature activities, pristine beaches, culture and history, and a handful of attractions and endeavours that will add joy to a holiday. Two of the most popular beaches: Cockleshell Beach and Reggae Beach are both kid- and adult-friendly. Parents can kick back with a tropical cocktail from one of the beach bars while their children enjoy a range of watersports.
Pioneers of Citizenship by Investment
As the country offering the oldest CBI Programme, St Kitts and Nevis has had ample time to revamp to keep up with the needs of globally minded investors. It remains one of the most efficient CBI programmes in existence
The most popular route to St Kitts and Nevis citizenship is the Sustainable Growth Fund (SGF), designed to raise capital to finance essential development projects on the island.
Read also: St Kitts and Nevis: Pioneers of Citizenship by Investment
Feature image credit: St. Kitts Tourism
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