Are you bored of the predictably unpredictable weather in the UK? The winters are cold and wet, the summers wet and windy. Sometimes you just want to escape to a tropical paradise for some much need rest and relaxation? Well why don't you? Grenada is fast becoming the place to be for relaxing and unwinding. And it's not difficult to see why so many choose this island for some last minute tranquility. With fabulous beaches of white sand and crystal blue water, loads to do and great nightlife Grenada holidays are that little slice of paradise you've been dreaming of!
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Tropical paradises need heavenly weather, which is exactly what you'll get on holiday to Grenada. Temperatures average 28° Celsius with gorgeous sunshine every day. Be warned though the rainy season lasts from June to December so if you want to avoid heavy showers then book your cheap Grenada holiday during the first half of the year.
Things To Do on Grenada Holidays
There are tons of things to do on holidays in Grenada, the only problem is fitting them all in. For a beautiful day out visit the Bay Gardens, a three-acre garden filled with thousands of beautiful flowers and plants. If you're a water baby at heart take a walk along the harbour at Fort George. The harbour area is hugely popular with tourists and is a great place to get a bite to eat and enjoy a drink looking out over the waters.
If you're a watersports fan then head down to Sandy Island, a stunning beach which is popular with snorkelers. And if you're after a spot of culture then head to the Carriacou Museum which includes several exhibitions of the history of the island.
There is plenty for history-lovers to explore on holidays in Grenada. One of the most popular attractions for those wishing to learn more about Caribbean history is Leapers Hill. This hill, situated just north of Sauteurs is the site in which the Carib Indians destroyed their race rather than surrender to French Colonists in the 17th Century. It is an extremely important landmark and is popular with visitors to the island.
Grenada hosts several festivals each year and, in true Caribbean style, they're bigger and more colourful than you could imagine. The Grenadian Carnival takes place in July or August with live music, costumes galore and delicious foods on offer. On February 7th Grenada celebrates it's independence from Britain with ceremonies, parades and even a reception at the Governor General's.
The most fun festival to see on your Grenada holidays is the National Dance Festival which takes part twice a year and sees children from all the local schools take part in the island dance-off.
If there's one thing the Caribbean can do its nightlife and Grenada is no exception. If you fancy dancing the night away on your Grenada holidays, head to the Fantazia Disco. Open until the early hours the Fantazia Disco plays a mix of reggae and Soca with pop and dance and always pulls a huge crowd. If you fancy a spot of jazz then you need to make your way to the Dodgy Dock Lounge Bar. Serving great cocktails and smooth jazz music the Dodgy Dock Lounge Bar is the ideal place to go for a chill out evening.
If it's some sports you're after on holiday in Grenada then you should get yourself down to Club Bananas. Not only can you catch all the latest sports events at Club Bananas you can also get yourself a great meal. For live music, head down to De Big Fish, a great restaurant that features live bands and delicious food.
Grenada is a beautiful island and the landscape reflects that. Stunning thick forests and banana trees mix with fabulous beaches. Deep blue waters and white sands make Grenada's beaches some of the most beautiful in the whole of the Caribbean. These natural wonders are all yours to explore on holidays in Grenada!
Book a Grenada Holiday now!
Grenada holidays are something that the whole family will enjoy. With fun festivals, electric nightlife, great restaurants and of course glorious beaches it's hard to find fault with the island. On The Beach has lots of great offers for cheap Grenada holidays at great prices. If you fancy getting away from the hum drum and enjoying a blissful holiday then why not book your holiday in Grenada with On The Beach today?