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Travel information about St Vincent and the Grenadines
St. Vincent and the Grenadines also known as Saint Vincent is a 32-island nation. The total area is 389 km2 (150 sq mi) that consist of one big island and string of smaller islands and approximately 109,643 inhabitants. This place is ideal for scuba diving, snorkeling, and yachting. Tourism played a fundamental role in their economy because they are noted for their fine beaches and beautiful coral reefs.
Capital city of St Vincent and the Grenadines: Kingstown
Best times to visit St Vincent and the Grenadines: Best months to visit are from May to June where hotels drop their rates to attract visitors. Temperature is on mid-80 only during the day and lowers a few at night.
How to get to St Vincent and the Grenadines: Direct flights are served on main US cities New York, Atlanta, Miami & Charlotte. St. Vincent’s main airport is the Argyle International Airport in Argyle. This airport services international flights as well as flights to and from the Grenadines and other Caribbean destinations. The major gateways to St. Vincent & The Grenadines from North America and Europe are Barbados, Grenada, Trinidad, St. Lucia, Martinique and Puerto Rico, with connecting flights to Bequia, Canouan, Mustique and Union Island.
Visa requirements for St Vincent and the Grenadines: No visa required for US citizens; you just need a return ticket and a passport for the duration of your stay.
Currency of St Vincent and the Grenadines: Eastern Caribbean Dollar is the currency.
Official Language of St Vincent and the Grenadines: Official language is English, as well as French Patois.
UNESCO World Heritage sites in St Vincent and the Grenadines
There is no UNESCO World Heritage Sites in St Vincent and the Grenadines but there are 3 in their tentative list.
- Rock Art of St. Vincent and the Grenadines
- Grenadines Island Group
- The La Soufrière National Park
Scuba diving safety tips
Keep these rules of thumb in mind whenever you are on or by the water:
- Think safety at all times. Planning reduces risk and gives you more worry-free fun.
- Bring the necessary equipment. It should be in good condition and easily accessible.
- Respect the sea and the weather. Only go out with your boat when it is safe.
- Follow the rules of the sea, and make sure you know what they are.
- Wear life jackets or other flotation devices.
- Make sure you are rested and sober. Do not drive a boat while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- Be considerate, and remember that safety, the environment, and the well-being of everybody is a common responsibility.