Things to do in Dominica

Beaches: Dominica offers many choices when it comes to water sports and scuba diving. Kayak on cool mountain lakes, swim in secluded river pools in the rainforest, river-tube down the river into the calm waters on the West Coast, or snorkel on pristine reefs.

Attractions: Dominica's rich culture comes from its mix of English, French, African, and Carib peoples.Hiking in Dominica is as diverse as it is breath-taking.Dominica Island is a haven for hikers and nature-lovers.

Shopping:  Dominica's most distinctive indigenous memorabilia are the matted Carib crafts handmade from the larouma reed. The duty-free shops carry a range of luxury goods, including perfumes, jewellery, liquors, cigars, cigarettes and china that escape import and sales taxes.

Dominica's night life: Dominica hosts major festivals throughout the year that provide a series of exciting activities, such as carnival, jazz 'n creole and our independence celebrations.

Dining: Most of Dominica's restaurants serve up an eclectic menu of continental and West Indian dishes. Many restaurants offer spectacular sceneries and captivating panoramas of the island's unmatched natural beauty along with the unique aroma of blended herbs and spices, and each guard their own culinary secret.

Visit the Dominica tourist board website for more information.