Beach hammock on Grand Cayman's Seven Mile Beach
Holidays in the Cayman Islands
Colourful buildings in Grand Cyman
Holidays in the Cayman Islands

Useful facts for your holiday to the Cayman Islands

Flights and Transfers

Direct flights to Owen Roberts International Airport on Grand Cayman take approximately 10 hours. Book your transfers with us and you’ll be met on arrival by a Tropical Sky representative who will guide you to your transfer vehicle.

Visa Requirements

Irish passport holders do not currently require a visa. Irish Citizens travelling to the Cayman Islands require a full Irish Passport which must be valid for 6 months after departure from this country. All children and infants must also have their own passports for entry into the Cayman Islands.


English is the official language – you’ll find it spoken with a heavy Caribbean accent


Renting a car is a viable way to get around. You’ll need to obtain a driving permit before you pick up your car. Using taxis is a good alternative if you don’t want to drive.


The Caymanian Dollar is the official currency although US dollars are often accepted


110V, 60 Hz, flat two pronged plugs in use (US/Canada standard)

Vaccination & Health

As health requirements change please consult with your GP or specialist travel clinic well in advance of your holiday for specific information related to your travel and medical history. Additional information can be found by visiting NaTHNaC or MASTA Travel health

Dialling Code


Time Difference

GMT -5 hours (-6 hours in summer)

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