Prickly Pear East

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.

Tours must be confirmed 48 hours in advance by filing in our booking form, calling the Anguilla National Trust (264 497 5297) or by e-mailing us ( If you wold like to book a tour for a different time, please contact us to make special arrangements.