Activities on Barbuda

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Populated by more Frigate Birds that humans, Barbuda is a tiny island off the coast of Antigua that sees only a select group of tourists who visit the island specifically for the quiet and tranquility it is known for.  You might imagine that there are very few activities to participate in here, but indeed there is plenty to keep tourists busy – they just may be more relaxed than other top destinations.

Sailing and Boating

The table right below shows more details concerning local providers that will enable you to get out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities On Barbuda
Name Type Phone Location Island
Paradise Tours Barbuda Boating and Day-Sailing Provider (268) 721-2796 Codrington, Central Barbuda Barbuda

If you'd like to learn about charter operators and area marinas visit this page.


If you are traveling with some shopping fanatics they might enjoy exploring some of the 6 retail shops in the area. Use this link to visit our extended discussion of shopping on Barbuda.


Frigate Bird Sanctuary

Another great option is discovering the area's interesting sights. For more details about this topic, navigate to this article about area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.


If you are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so in the waters off the coast of Barbuda. For a more detailed look at snorkeling, read this article about snorkeling options.


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