Category: Cuba 🇨🇺

Top hiking trails in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is not widely known as a hiking destination, but Lonely Planet suggests these hiking trails if you want something more than lounging on the beach.

  1. Waitukubuli National Trail, Dominica
    Best long-distance hike » 185km (115 miles) each way
  2. Pico Turquino, Cuba
    Best trekking in Cuba » 22.5-25km (14-16 miles) round trip
  3. Mt Christoffel, Curaçao
    Highest peak in Curacao » 2.7km (1.7 miles) roundtrip
  4. Gros Piton Trail, St Lucia
    Best volcanic summit » Around 4.7km (3 miles) roundtrip
  5. Dark View Falls, St Vincent
    Best waterfall hike » Around 2.4km (1.5 miles) roundtrip

Australians’ top adventure destinations

The inaugural Intrepid Adventure Index contains current information and research examining topics such as top destinations for Australian travellers, how Aussies define adventure travel, trends in the travel market,  and even a handy infographic on getting bang for your buck around the world.

The top destinations for Australian adventurers:

  1. Vietnam
  2. Peru
  3. India
  4. Cambodia
  5. Morocco
  6. Cuba
  7. Italy
  8. Nepal
  9. Mexico
  10. Ecuador

Read more on the Intrepid site.