Top 10 things to do in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an island nation in the Caribbean, north of Trinidad and Tobago. Mustique, Kingstown, Port Elizabeth.

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a country.

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines i/seɪnt ˈvɪnsənt ænd ðə ɡrɛnəˈdiːnz/ is an island country in the Lesser Antilles Island arc, in the southern portion of the Windward Islands, which lie at the southern end of the eastern border of the Caribbean Sea where the latter meets the Atlantic Ocean. The country is also known as St. Vincent.

Its 389 km2 (150 sq mi) territory consists of the main island of Saint Vincent and the northern two-thirds of the Grenadines, which are a chain of smaller islands stretching south from Saint Vincent Island to Grenada. The main island of Saint Vincent measures 26 km (16 mi) long, 15 km (9.3 mi) in width and 344 km2 (133 sq mi) in area. From the most northern to the most southern points, the Grenadine islands belonging to Saint Vincent span 60.4 km (37.5 mi) with a combined area of 45 km2 (17 sq mi). Most of the nation lies within the Hurricane Belt.

To the north of Saint Vincent lies Saint Lucia, to the east Barbados. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a densely populated country (over 300 inhabitants/km2) with approximately 120,000 inhabitants.

Its capital is Kingstown, also its main port. The country has a French and British colonial history and is now part of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States, CARICOM, the Commonwealth of Nations, the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).

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Top 10 things to do in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth
Port Elizabeth or The Bay is one of the largest cities in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, 770 km east of Cape Town. The city, often shortened to ...

Kingstown

Kingstown
Kingstown is the capital, chief port, and main commercial centre of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. With a population of 25,418, Kingstown is the most populous as well as the ...

Union Island

Union Island
Union Island is part of the nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. It lies about 200 km West South West of Barbados and is within view of the islands ...

Saint Vincent

Saint Vincent
Saint Vincent may refer to:PlacesSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSaint Vincent , the main island of Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesCanada Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, Quebec, a borough in Laval, QuebecSt. ...

Grenadines

Grenadines
The Grenadines is a Caribbean island chain of over 600 islands in the Windward Islands.Geographic boundariesThey are divided between the island nations of Saint Vincent and the ...

Mustique

Mustique
Mustique /mʌˈstiːk/ is a small private island that is part of St Vincent and the Grenadines. The island is one of a group of islands called the Grenadines, most of ...