Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest was filmed in Dominica

flowers and sea



Became an independent republic

289.5 mi²

The island is still being formed by geothermal-volcanic activity


Rivers throughout the island


Mountains covered in lush rainforest


Species of birds


Island Beauty

The island is unique not only because of its plant and animal life, but also its people. Home to a large native population of Carib Indians, as well as people of African and European descent, the vibrant culture reflects this mix of heritage shared through traditions, food, and festivities. 

You can learn more about this exceptional paradise at Discover Dominica.

Chicken Dish Dominica

Cuisine & Accommodations

Dominica offers a range of cuisines beyond local dishes, with a variety of international restaurants, resorts and hotels; anyone coming to the island to live or visit will be able to satisfy their palette without breaking the budget.

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