Margarita is a Caribbean island of Venezuela, located at the Northeast of Caracas, the country's capital, within a 35 minute flight, or a couple of hours by ferry from Puerto La Cruz or Cumana. It is one of the most touristic places in Venezuela. We will show you why...
Things you can do in Margarita
Villages of Margarita in Juangriego
Enjoy the beaches
Margarita is well known for the quality of its beaches. Being an island, it is surrounded by beaches, and there is one for every taste. You can find a beach with or without waves, large or small, crowded or not, deep or not, cold or warm, windy or not, just select what you want, and you've got it. To see more beaches, and what to do there, just click here.
Margarita is a great place to go around. Castles, churches, nature. Everything is close and going from one place to another is usually a nice trip.
Visit Castles and Churches
Iglesia del Valle
Castillo de La Asunción
Castillo de Pampatar
Foto cortesía de Orietta Rodríguez en el Fortín de Juan Griego
Visit la Restinga
One of Margarita's best attractions is, with no doubt, the Lagoon of La Restinga National Park. You ride in a boat through the mangroves and reach a very long beach. Do not miss there the opportunity to have fish or seafood for lunch under a hut.
Manglares en La Restinga
Visit Macanao península
It's Margarita's Far west. With very low population, but with places and isolated beaches that are worth the trip.
Beach Punta Arenas
Margarita is an ideal place to have your vacations. Take a look at some of our suggestions.
Relax en la piscina
Paseo en banana
Massages at the beach
Horse Riding in Macanao
In Margarita you can enjoy all water sports. There is also an 18 holes golf course, and another one is under construction. In Macanao you can even go horseback riding (Images).
Windsurf in El Yaque
Learning to surf
And of course... shopping
Sales booth with swimwear in Playa el Agua
Centro comercial Sambil
From sunset to moonset (and vice-versa), there is no place like Margarita
Sunset in Juan Griego
Come with us to Margarita
Come to us to know all places of the Margarita island, and the neighbors Coche island and Los Frailes.