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Enjoy the Uniqueness of Grand Cayman

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Enjoy-the-Uniqueness-of-Grand-Cayman-1Grand Cayman is a great place for a vacation, whether you have kids or not. There are fun activities for families with children, including Stingray City. Here you can swim with stingrays, and have more of an understanding of them, and besides, it’s fun! There is also the Cayman Turtle Farm, which is like a marine aquarium, and many Green Turtles have a home here. It’s definitely worth a visit.

But wait, did you know where Grand Cayman is? It is located precisely in the Cayman Islands, on the west Caribbean Sea, which is bordered by Cuba and Jamaica, North America. Grand Cayman is one of three islands in the Cayman Islands besides Cayman Brac and Little Cayman.

Without further ado, let’s see what the island has to offer!


Grand Cayman is a Diving Paradise

Grand Cayman is a popular place for diving. There are many interesting dive spots, so bring your gear. There are many nice beaches, especially for water sports and activities. Or just bring your towel and relax!

To make your life easier, here’s several beaches in the Cayman:

The Beaches of Gran Cayman

Everyone knows the Cayman Islands are surrounded by beautiful crystal blue waters and white sand that is soft under your toes. But did you know that the island has many beaches for you to enjoy? Each beach offers different pleasures. Discover which beaches are best to sunbathe, do water-sports or to swim for your Cayman Island vacation.

West Bay Public Beach

Now this beach is unique with its wonderful shady sea grape trees for a cool respite from the hot sun during the day. A great beach to choose for your family afternoon. This beach has practical facilities so you’ll always be comfortable and can enjoy a full day at the beach.

Cemetery Beach

This beach is especially popular with snorkelers. Note: they don’t have changing facilities, restrooms or other practical facilities. But many don’t want to miss Cemetery Beach because it offers a stunning view of the Cayman Islands you simply have to see.

Public Beach

This beach is popular with so many tourist especially those with children as you’ll find food, water-sports and other practical facilities to enjoy a day at the beach. Whether your idea of the perfect day at the beach is building a sandcastle with your children and enjoying lunch or watching your teenager para-sail, you’ll find something fun to do here.

Spotts Beach

This beach is found in Spots Newland and is often chosen by those looking for a lovely quiet beach. Enjoy the natural beauty of the Cayman Islands while surrounded by cliffs and the white beaches. Take it all in and enjoy. The barrier reef at this Spotts Beach is known for keeping the surf very calm here, so you can expect gentle waves. Huts and benches are here for your practical use.

7 Mile Beach

This beach is quite popular and is well known for having many activities going on. Choose this beach if you want to be around other people and like a fun, lively environment that’s always active. You’ll find beachgoers relaxing with a great book while they work on their tan or enjoying fun, athletic watersports here on the 7 Mile Beach. This beach is known for offering “something fun for everyone.”

Governors Beach

This beach is named as it is just next to the Governors house. You’ll enjoy this lovely beach as it is the perfect place to enjoy the Cayman Islands. Note: this beach has no public facilities, but is a great one to choose if you want to go for a swim or simply enjoy a day at the beach. You’ll take in the natural beauty of the Cayman Islands here quite easily.

Kaibo Beach

This beach is known for its New Orleans vibe. Enjoy a Kaibo bar and grill and fun beach volleyball and an annual Mardi Gras festival you simply won’t want to miss. Choose this beach for great entertainment and sociable atmosphere.

Smith Barcadere

This beach is on the South Sound and is quite convenient to the cruise port. You’ll enjoy picnic benches, great snorkeling and convenient facilities for a comfortable day at the beach. This beautiful beach is a popular choice, especially for those who want to explore a local cruise port or who have come in from a cruise ship.

Heritage Beach

This beach is near the East End Public Dock and the perfect beach to choose when you just want to get away from it all. Enjoy a little cabana to have a picnic or avoid too much sun. This is a great beach to choose for that peaceful, casual family day at the beach.

East End Public Beach

This beach offers lots of privacy and you’ll enjoy the natural beauty. Practical facilities are available for your comfort. A terrific beach to choose for that relaxing day at the beach by yourself, as a couple or a family.

Rum Point

At this beach you’ll find peace and restoration. Gentle and calm waters are perfect for both young children and adults who want to swim or just play in the waters. Practical facilities are available for your comfort.


The Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Garden

If you enjoy seeing exotic tropical gardens, you must go to see the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Garden. It’s beautiful, and a relaxing stroll will stimulate all your senses!


Best Bars in Gran Cayman

Okay, it’s not complete without a night in a Bar right? Here’s some of the best Bars on the Island:

Rackam’s Bar and Restaurant

Address: 93 N Church St, George Town, Cayman Islands
Phone: +1 345-945-3860
Hours: 10:00 am to 1:00 am

The Wreck Bar and Grille

Address: Rum Point Club, Cayman Kai, 31473 George Town, Cayman Islands.
Phone: +1 345-947-9412
Hours: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Macabuca Bar

Address: 857 N W Point Rd, West Bay, Cayman Islands
Phone: +1 345-945-5217
Hours: 11:00 am to 1:00 am

Calico Jack’s Bar and Grille

Address: W Bay Rd, Cayman Islands
Phone: +1 345-945-7850
Hours: Mon to Fri: 9:00 am – 1:00 am
Sat: 9:00 am – 12:00 am
Sun: 11:00 am – 12:00 am

If you enjoy shopping, there are many great duty-free shops. One of the unique souvenirs you can look for is jewelry made from the Caymanite stone, which is only available in the Cayman islands.

You have your choice of many nice accommodations on the island, from hotels to resorts. I enjoy staying at a villa, where you can just pretend you have your own home on a tropical island! This allows you to enjoy your privacy, and have many of the comforts of home, while still enjoying your vacation to the full!

There are a wide variety of wonderful places to eat on Grand Cayman, ranging from quaint beach type restaurants, to fine cuisine. You will not go hungry! For an authentic Bahamian experience, try Aunt Sha’s kitchen…you won’t be disappointed!

Grand Cayman will be a wonderful destination for anyone of any age, and the wide range of activities (or non activity) will make your vacation truly enjoyable!
Grand Cayman is a popular place for diving. There are many interesting dive spots, so bring your gear. There are many nice beaches, especially for water sports and activities. Or just bring your towel and relax!

To make your life easier, here’s several beaches in the Cayman:

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