You'll find relaxation and your own piece of nirvana in Antigua. With 365 pristine beaches to choose from, you can go on a beach crawl and find your own private hideaway. Sunbathe on the powdery white or pink sand beaches till the sun sets. Cool off in the crystal blue waters or at a beach club with a tropical concoction. If you want to take it up a notch, go on island zip line eco tour or 15-minute flight to Barbuda. Barbuda is home to many shipwrecks and beautiful coral reefs.
|AST (no DST)
|English and English patois
|British West Indies dollar (a.k.a "beewee"), U.S. dollar is widely accepted
|Best Times to Visit:
|November through May
If you're looking to really get away on your Antique honeymoon, rent a private villa where you two can cozy up with a glass of champagne and bring the amenities right to you. Think luxurious spa treatments and authentic Caribbean cuisine. Choose an all-inclusive resort and enjoy the benefits of beachfront views, spacious honeymoon suites and even a special newlywed gift.
Destination Weddings in Antigua
Gorgeous beaches, tropical foliage, Caribbean climate and tons of natural beauty makes Antiqua a perfect place for a destination wedding. Hold the ceremony on a secluded beach and walk down a conch shell aisle or make it super intimate and say, "I do" in a hidden cave. All-inclusive resorts are also a popular pick and may include a wedding coordinator, wedding cake, bridal bouquet and other perks.
Climate & Weather
Pack your swimsuit and warm weather clothes. Temperatures in Antigua and Barbuda range from the mid 70s in the winter to the mid 80s in the summer. Rainfall only averages 45 inches per year, making Antigua the sunniest of the Eastern Caribbean Islands.