Being a tropical island with temperature temperate climate, flights to Antigua could be booked at any time of year. However, the best time to experience the beauty of the place is during winter season (December - April). Those looking for deals would get cheap flights to Antigua between the months of May and November, as it is off season and rates are cheapest.
Antigua is served by V. C. Bird International Airport, which is operated by Antigua and Barbuda Airport Authority. The airport operates Antigua flights to several destinations including London, Miami, Toronto Barbados, Newark and more. Served by ABN Air, British Airways, Air Canada, Delta Airlines and more, the airport is a hub for ABN Air and LIAT.Places of Interest in Antigua
Antigua is the larger of the two main islands that make up Antigua and Barbuda. The former British colonies in the eastern Caribbean, Antigua and Barbuda feature some of the most impressive beaches in the world. The sun drenched island of Antigua proudly proclaims it has 365 beaches, "A beach for Everyday of the Year."Dickenson Bay
Dickenson Bay is popular for its long stretch of velvety soft sand and tranquil turquoise waters. This exquisite beach has something for everyone. Be it the warm sand, glass-bottomed boat tours, or adrenaline pumping water sports. And if you are lucky, you could also spot dolphins swimming next to you in the crystal clear water.Shirley Heights
Among City’s list of interesting sights, Shirley Heights should rank high in tourist’s itinerary. Nestled 490 feet above sea level, in the gentle slopes of one of Antigua’s historical landmarks, the lookout offers spectacular views of English Harbour and Falmouth Harbour. Try to visit during evening hours to watch the magnetizing views ofsetting sun.Nelson's Dockyard
Nelson's Dockyard is a cultural heritage site and marina in English Harbour. Named after Admiral Horatio Nelson, who lived in the dockyard from 1784 through 1787, it is the only Georgian dockyard that still exists in the world and is Caribbean's best examples of historic preservation. The dockyard is home to old navy ships and numerous historical artifacts.