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Things to do in St. Kitts and Nevis

There is never a dull moment when looking for things to do in St. Kitts and Nevis. Although the size of these islands is relatively small the things to do and experience are abundant. Over half of the islands are protected land, ranging from national parks to marine reserves, so exploring nature is a big part of what to do in St. Kitts and Nevis. You can see the massive coral beds, tropical fish, and enthusiastic monkeys chattering.

For a more adventurous take on what to in St. Kitts and Nevis, you should hike through the Valley of the Giants or zip line over the rainforest. For an even more adventurous hike, you can climb to sit in the cradle of Sofa Rock, the cap of a now-dormant volcano. After you reach it, you will be led down 1000 feet to the crater floor.

A ride on the St. Kitts Scenic Railway National Tour should be the final item on your checklist of things to do in St. Kitts and Nevis. It’s the perfect last look at the beauty of the island before you return home.

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  • Bath Hotel

    The hotel was built in 1778 to accommodate wealthy Europeans visiting Nevis’s therapeutic hot springs. The stone compound was converted into govern... More
  • Culturama Festival

    Though sun-seeking Americans visit Nevis in winter, the island is at its most lively in July, during the annual weeklong Carnival-like party. More
  • Paradise Beach

    Locals head instead to the secluded and palm-lined Paradise Beach. Bring your own towels and food; there are no services here. More
  • Reggae Beach Bar

    After a day of snorkeling in coral reefs along the island’s southeastern tip, drop by to swing in a hammock under a palm tree, mango colada in hand... More
  • St. Kitts Scenic Railway

    Book an island tour on the railway, which takes you through tiny villages and pineapple fields and close to an ancient hilltop fortress. More

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