Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park

Tobago Cay, at the northwest corner of the British Virgin Islands chain is home to Great Tobago (210 acres) and Little Tobago (55 acres) of protected lands established in 1995 as national parks. Birders visit these island because it is the only nesting site in the British Virgin Islands for frigate birds, and divers love the waters around Mercurious Rock.

Rugged cliffs typify the islands.

Great Tobago and Little Tobago are popular spots for birders because these islands are the only nesting grounds for frigate birds in the British Virgin Island chain. Divers also love the waters surrounding the islands because of the shoal, shallow reef, and sand channels.


Situated in the British Virgin Islands, near Jost Van Dyke, Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park invites vacationers who are lodging in this area of the Virgin Islands. Regardless of whether or not you are staying nearby, you should think about stopping by to check out the sights. It is 13.9 miles west of Road Town.

These two islands are accessible by boat.

Nearby Restaurants

There are a multitude of restaurants to select from in the region nearby Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park. The most proximate eatery to Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park is Sandcastle Restaurant, which serves International food. Also within reach, you and your party will encounter eateries including Coco Loco Beach Bar and Jewel's Snack Shop where you will be able to try a bite of American food and experience the culture of the Virgin Islands.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that are a fan of wildlife reservations, and are interested in visiting others, should consider seeing Diamond Cay National Park and Sage Mountain National Park; the first of which is 6.8 miles away from this page's attraction. Other types of local attractions include Vigilant Sloop, which is within driving distance in Frenchman's Cay. You might also want to think about heading over to Belmont Archaeological Site, which is another attraction in the area.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. The closest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Vigilant Sloop Historic Site 9.2 mi. (9.7 km) ESE Frenchman's Cay
Belmont Archaeological Site Historic Site 9.7 mi. (7.8 km) ESE Long Bay
St. Michael Church Ruins Historic Site 10.5 mi. (5.7 km) E Great Carrot Bay
North Shore Shell Museum Museum 10.5 mi. (5.9 km) E Little Carrot Bay

More Information


There is no charge to visit Great Tobago or Little Tobago, though you may have to pay to charter a boat to get you to either island.

Location: the British Virgin Islands, None


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