Discover this unique Caribbean island and its beautiful coral reefs, clear waters and white-sand beaches. A direct flight to Antigua is what you need if you're seeking moments of peace and relaxation. Get your Caribbean holiday off to a perfect start with Virgin Atlantic flights from the UK to Antigua (ANU).
Book your ticket from London Heathrow (LHR) and find out everything this beautiful tropical island has to offer.
July and August are when the streets of St John’s are turned into a spectacular whirlwind of street parties and parades. Make sure you don’t miss the breathtaking steel band and calypso competitions.
Cooking, Caribbean style
Sign up for a cooking class and master the art of West Indian curry making, or learn how to cook with rum (if you can resist putting it in a cocktail).
Casinos and crabs
Head to the capital St John’s for a vibrant mix of live music, limbo dancing and casinos. Or join the locals for a family friendly crab race.
One of the world’s top regattas, Antigua Sailing Week offers white-knuckle racing and an exhilarating party schedule. Or escape the island and hire a yacht from English Harbour to stretch your sea legs!
Set sail for Barbuda
If you’ve time, jump on a high-speed catamaran headed to Antigua’s little sister, Barbuda. Blissfully underdeveloped, this beautiful island is full of natural wonders.
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