Visit Isla Margarita at any time of the year and enjoy the best beaches in Venezuela without having to worry about swimming amidst a heavy downpour of rain!
330 days of Sunshine is what Isla Margarita offers its visitors. The largest island in the Venezuelan state of Nueva Esparta and located off the northeastern coast of the country, Isla Margarita is divided into two peninsulas but an 18 kilometer strip of land connects the two. An island getaway for both domestic and foreign travelers, it offers the best of both worlds for everyone ranging from beaches, opulent shops, numerous dining options, and activities to experience. The Del Caribe "Santiago Mariño" International Airport located in the island is your portal to Isla Margarita. It is served by a number of domestic and international carriers.
If you are a beach lover, Isla Margarita is known for its fantastic beaches including Playa Caribe, Punta Arena Beach, Paradise Beach, Playa Zaragoza, Guacuco Beach, Playa Puerto Cruz, and Playa Pampatar, just to name a few. You can enjoy a boat ride in Laguna de la Restinga, a lagoon which features lakes and a mangrove swamp where you can view Venezuela’s wildlife, and if you are lucky enough, you might catch a glimpse of an anaconda! For history buffs, check out the Fortin de la Galera, Museo Marino de Margarita, Faro Punta Ballenas, and Castillo San Carlos de Borromeo. Don’t forget to take time out and enjoy some fantastic dishes at La Isla Restaurant, El Rancho de Pablo, La Casa de Ruben, and Mediterraneo Bluu Café.
Isla Margarita is known for providing its travelers a great time at a fraction of a cost compared to the other Caribbean islands. You might want to make Isla Margarita your next vacation destination.