Top things to do

Beach in Chaguaramas

Macqueripe Beach

The main road through Tucker Valley ends at Macqueripe, formerly the swimming spot of American troops and now a pretty place to dive into cool green waters, with views over to the misty Venezuelan coastline and love…
Caribbean in Chaguaramas

Wheel House Pub

Great little bar-restaurant with tables on a covered waterfront terrace and an air-con interior. Inexpensive fish, pork or chicken with local sides is a bargain at lunchtime, and dinner offerings widen to shrimp, bu…
Area in Chaguaramas

Tucker Valley

Just inland of Chaguaramas town, the 6000-hectare Tucker Valley is a popular recreation spot, with picnic grounds, hiking trails and a golf course.
Beach in Chaguaramas

Williams Bay

Lined by a boardwalk, the calm waters of Williams Bay are popular with swimmers, while after dark limers promenade by the seaside. While you’re there, you might want to rent a kayak or a stand-up paddleboard from th…
International in Chaguaramas

Zanzibar

A pleasing spot, with tables on a balcony overlooking the water and an icy air-conditioned section too. The wide-ranging menu is a little bit chain-restaurant in style, from burritos and burgers to pork osso buco, b…
International in Chaguaramas

Lighthouse Restaurant

Open-air restaurant on a deck overlooking the bobbing masts of the CrewsInn Marina. The food is decent (if lacking a bit of passion), but the setting is gorgeous and it's also good for sunset drinks. Daily set-price…
International in Chaguaramas

Sails

This popular hangout has seating on the water, pool tables inside and a BBQ on Sundays. You can get bar snacks and grilled food here, as well as kebabs and local dishes such as callaloo soup and fresh fish or seafoo…
Cafe in Chaguaramas

Caffé del Mare

A great stop off for ice cream, gooey cake, sweet or savory pastry, sandwich, salad or slice of quiche, plus filled brioche or waffles for breakfast. Smoothies, coffee, wine and beer, too, with tables inside or out …
Museum in Chaguaramas

Chaguaramas Military History & Aerospace Museum

This fascinating museum celebrates the role of Caribbean soldiers in overseas warfare by way of battle re-creations, photographs and military hardware – plus a decommissioned passenger jet slowly rusting in the ocea…