cayman islands exploring
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ne of the best ways to experience the true nature of our islands is by taking a tour.


exploring the cayman islands

In the Cayman Islands there’s a good chance you’re Caribbean Islands vacation will be over before you run out of things to see and do. One of the best ways to experience the true nature of our islands is by taking a tour.

No matter whether your idea of fun is hiking 's rugged Mastic Trail, the Brac's Parrot Reserve Nature Trail, taking a walking tour of our historic sites, , getting up close and personal with sea turtles, galloping across our white sands on horseback, kayaking our mangrove coast, or diving deep beneath the ocean in a submarine - you are certain to leave exhilarated, dreaming of your next return.


cayman islands hikingHiking

Beyond the sugar sand beaches, the Cayman Islands’ interiors are fascinating worlds of their own. Explore our three islands by foot and you’ll catch a glimpse of some of the most diverse flora and fauna in the world: our national tree, The Silver Thatch Palm, mangrove forests, Wild Banana Orchids, the Cayman Parrot and the largest colony of red-footed boobies in the Western Hemisphere. Hikers will delight at all our Caribbean getaway has to offer. Whether on a Cayman tour or a self-guided stroll, time spent on our many hiking trails is sure to add another dimension to your Cayman Islands trip. Click here to learn more

cayman islands cavesCaving

Whether you’re an avid caver or an inquisitive first-time explorer, caving in the Cayman Islands makes for a truly unique Cayman vacation, offering something for everyone.  And what better way to experience the thrill of Caribbean caving than while surrounded by a tropical paradise?  Our Sister Island, Cayman Brac, boasts a number of caves that make the short trip from Grand Cayman well worth it. Click here to learn more

horseback riding in caymanHorseback

Picture yourself horseback riding along the coastline with the Cayman breeze at your back. A family excursion, a romantic evening ride—an equestrian adventure makes for an unmatched memory. Choose from any of our local companies who do trail rides and seaside rides, morning or night. Partner Listings: Coral Stone Stables, Honey Suckle Trail Rides, Nickis Beach Rides, Pampered Ponies Ltd., Spirit of the West, the Equestrian Center Click here to learn more

Birding in CaymanBirding

With a strong commitment to conservation and environmental protection, the a Cayman Islands vacation is an extraordinary choice for bird watchers and the feathered friends they treasure. While the Cayman Islands is home to a wide variety of bird species; dozens of others make Cayman their home away from home, providing bird watchers a glimpse of up to 200 different species in peak season. Click here to learn more

cayman islands toursTours

Don't let your opportunity to see some of the Caribbean's most beautiful creatures fly away. Most nature reserves provide bird-watching tours, contact the National Trust for schedules. Click here to learn more

Hints & Tips

  • When exploring trails make sure to wear proper shoes - flip flops and sandals will not be enough protection.
  • Bring water and sunscreen with you on your adventure.
  • Hats and shirts can also help protect against sunburn while exploring.