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.

Bike and Scooter Rental

While the Caribbean lifestyle might not conjure up images of competive biking, there is a increasingly strong presense of avid bikers calling Barbuda their vacation destination. Even the casual tourist will find bikes and scooters a conveient way to see the island.

If you are intrigued by the idea of seeing the sights at a slower pace, there are a couple of rental agencies that can help you. For more in formation concerning bike and scooter rentals, navigate to this page.


Barbuda Diving

Practically surrounded by a coral reef, Barbuda is a diving hotspot for those willing to make the journey to this quiet island.

You'll find one dive operator to choose from. You can get comprehensive information concerning diving opportunities in this area, can do so on this page.

Sailing and Boating

More information concerning area firms that will help you enjoy some time on the water can be seen in the following table:

Boating Opportunities On Barbuda
Name Phone Location
Foster Hopkins Tours (268) 560-0212 Codrington, Central Barbuda
Paradise Tours Barbuda (268) 721-2796 Codrington, Central Barbuda

If you'd like to find out about charter operators and local marinas read this article.


If your group includes some people who enjoy exploring new shops they can check out a few of the 10 retail stores in the area. Follow this link to view our page concerning shopping on Barbuda.


Frigate Bird Sanctuary

Yet another great option for visitors is simply enjoying the area's sights and natural environment. Click here to see our page regarding area sightseeing and attractions.

Details concerning a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights can be seen in the following chart:

Sightseeing Services On Barbuda
Name Type Phone Location
Barbuda Outback Tours Travel and Tour Operators (268) 721-3280 Codrington, Central Barbuda
Bermuda Kayak Rental Kayaking Service (268) 773-9599 Codrington, Central Barbuda


If you enjoy sightseeing underwater you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so along the coast of Barbuda. For more details about local snorkeling opportunities, read this page.


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