Margarita Island, Venezuela


In mountainous Venezuelan island of Margarita, located 40 km from the mainland, there are beaches such as the Caribbean and the possibility of windsurfing, golf, horse riding and scuba diving in the tranquil South American atmosphere. The island is reached by ferry or by air. In fact, Margarita is two islands connected in the middle of the lagoon with mangroves, which belongs to the park of La Restinga. It is best mastered the eastern part of the island around the bustling city of Porlamar, the capital of La Asunción and colonial Pampatar city, founded in 1535.

Places of interest in Margarita Island