Offshore cay tours
Name of Tour: Prickly Pear East
Price: US$730 for a minimum of 4 people; US$50 for each additional person
Frequency: By appointment
Meeting Point: Sandy Ground, parking lot across from The Pumphouse. Pick up from your hotel may be arranged at an additional charge.
Need to Know/Special Requirements: Sneakers or hiking shoes; swim suit; towel; sunscreen; hat; backpack/bag
Provided: Guide, binoculars, water, local snack, lunch (including drink)
Prickly Pear East is one of Anguilla’s Important Bird Areas with regionally and globally important populations of Laughing gull, Least tern, and Brown booby. A population of Critically Endangered Lesser Antillean iguana have recently been reintroduced to the island. The cay’s beach also provides critical nesting habitat for Green and Hawksbill turtles.
A photographer’s dream, a guided walk around the island provides ideal opportunities for nature photography. Have lunch and drink by the beach by the beach and enjoy a swim or snorkel in the clear blue Marine Park waters.