It is located around 25 miles from the mainland, and it is accessible very easily from the air and the water as well. You will find that plane tickets and ferry tickets are quite affordable from the mainland. It has been very famous for giving us Caribbean-style beaches and also all kinds of water sports. Scuba diving is easily one of the favorites for the people when they visit this place. It also has a very popular and laid back South American vibe which is loved by thousands. There are two islands which are connected in the middle by the beautiful mangrove infested lagoon. Almost all of the development would fall on the island’s eastern side. This was all founded back in the year 1535.
In this guide, I will be talking about things that you can do in Margarita Island when you are there to have a great time with friends and family.
You should visit the Playa El Yaque is a beautiful beach, and if you are someone who is really into water sports, this is the place for you. There is also a small part of the beach where you can sunbathe and relax, and there are also some bars where you can get some amazing food and drink. You should definitely set aside the better part of a day for this place.
The La Playa El Agua is a gorgeous and beautiful tropical beach, and the locals are really proud of it as well. The sun shines for almost the entire year. It is a little gloomy for just a month in the entire year. There are hotels on the beach itself, and it would be perfect if you were staying in any of these hotels. The water is really clear, and there are also some water activities that you can take part in. You will certainly be able to relax and have all of your troubles float away.
The Laguna De La Restinga is a natural lagoon in the national park, and it is beautifully lined with mangrove trees. There is a cruise that you can take, and you will have a great time enjoying the nature part of it all. The boat driver will actually stop at many places, and he will let you take pictures and also give you some pointers about the place and its history and whatnot.
The Basilica Nuestra Senora Del Valle is very famous for featuring the “Virgin of the Valley” image of mother Mary, the mother of the Lord Jesus Christ. There are people from all over the world who come here to pay homage.