Caribbean Tourism

Getting There

Getting There

Air William H Bramble Airport, on the east coast is closed because of falling ash or other volcanic activity. Contact LIAT (Strand Street, PO Box 257, Plymouth, T491-2533/2362, at airport T4914200/4400) for any flights from Antigua (an 18 minute hop), where there are direct connections with international carriers, and Montserrat Airways (Box 225,...

Excursions

The volcano is now a tourist attraction and when it is not active it is possible to get fairly close to see the grey, ash-covered flanks of what was Chances Peak, in stark contrast with the Centre Hills, which are still green, forested and fertile. There is a viewing point on St George’s Hill, from where you can see Plymouth, the former capital, which has...