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Prickly Pear Cays, Anguilla

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A tropical oasis located just 9 km (6 mi) from the Anguillian mainland, Prickly Pear Cays invites you to its crystal clear snorkeling friendly waters and pristine clean white sands. Accessible only by boat, the idyllic location remains popular among snorkelers and swimmers due to the seclusion from the hustle and bustle of major tourism. Go beneath the water and find sea urchins as well as vibrantly colored fish of all sizes. Head to the beach front restaurant and sip on a cool draught beer as you wait for freshly prepared seafood to dine on, taking in views of the Caribbean Sea. Before you visit Long Bay Village, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • Anguilla provides a wonderful opportunity to relax in a stunning natural setting: a British overseas territory since 1982, so Anguilla has some features that are essential to know when travelling ther...  more »
  • This is an incredible "deserted island" about 10 minutes off the north coast of Anguilla. There is a restaurant on the island open from time to time but just a visit to the island by itself is worthwh...  more »
  • On a day sail from St. Martin we stopped by for an enjoyable day in the water and on the beach. My island soul was soothed by the visit.  more »
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  • Paradise ! !!!!
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