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Grand Cayman Family Vacations

Horse riding on Barker's Beach; © Cayman Islands Department of Tourism
Families taking a Caribbean cruise that visits Grand Cayman will discover seven miles of white sand beach to explore as soon as they step off the ship.

The cruise dock is located in the city of George Town. So visits can not only get right onto the famous Seven-Mile Beach, they also can immediately look for shopping and dining opportunities.

Within a short distance they can even visit the town of Hell to send back the perfect post cards to family and friends who enjoy something humorous and fun.

Must See Family Attractions

Cayman Turtle Farm
Cayman Turtle Farm is the Cayman Islands' largest land-based attraction and draws more than 500,000 visitors a year.

Devil's Grotto
The devil's grotto is an attraction where families can take scuba diving through an endless maze of underwater caves. It is a gorgeous experience that will leave a family with lasting memories.

Cayman Motor Museum
The museum is a unique collection of rare and exotic cars put together by a Norwegian businessman and moved to the island to create a public attraction.

Child Friendly Dining

Cracked Conch
This choice features a child friendly atmosphere and child friendly menu. Families will love the fabulous food that is offered here at such a lively and comfortable environment.

The restaurant has a large deck where any family would enjoy dining thanks to the comfort and the fact that children can relax a bit more and be a little louder without bother other patrons.

Family Beaches

Seven Mile Beach
This is one of the most popular beaches on the islands, and it stretches for seven miles along the coast. It is beautiful and a great place to enjoy playing in the ocean with your children.

Family Shopping

Pure Art Galleries and Gifts
The shopping here features a wide variety of local art and crafts.

Cardinal Avenue
This highly visited street has many different types of shops and offers an island shopping experience. Locals often shop here so there is a nice variety of choice without everything being themed towards vacationers.

Adventures and Excursions to Check Out

Stingray City
One of the most famous attraction in the Caribbean offers families the chance to get up close and personal with stingrays. It is the most unique and best excursion available on the Grand Cayman Islands.

Spirit of the West
This beach excursion allows families to explore the entire island on horseback. The horses take riders into the ocean for part of the ride offering them the chance to ride on their own “sea" horse.

The Grand Cayman Islands are certain to be a destination that every family is going to love with unique shopping and fantastic adventures.
Scott S. Bateman is a professional journalist who has traveled widely throughout the Caribbean and the Americas.

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October 07, 2013
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