Activities on Carriacou

With is a name that translates to “Isle of the Reefs” is it any surprise that snorkeling and scuba diving are the top activity among tourists who visit Carriacou?  Carriacou, the second largest in a chain that includes Grenada and Petite Martinique, is an off-the-beaten-track locale that focuses mainly on nature tourism.  Your days are easily spent hiking, sailing, and fishing.  There is even a botanical garden to tour and a spa to treat yourself at.  

Bike and Scooter Rental

Biking is a very popular activity on the island of Carriacou. While you might not spot too many agnecies, rest assured that many hotels offer bikes as a complimentary amenity, or at most for a small fee.

If you are thinking about exploring a new environment with the wind in your face, there is a place that can help make it happen. For more information on bike and scooter rentals, visit this page.


Carriacou Diving

With over 400 species of marine life calling the waters around Carriacou home, you can be sure that diving is a popular pastime here.

You'll find 3 dive operators and a small number of interesting dive sites in the area. To read our complete guide to diving in this area, go to this page.


If there are some people who love to shop traveling with you, they can while away some time exploring some of the area's 13 retail shops. To read our guide to shopping on Carriacou, click here.


Sandy Island Marine Park

Another good way to spend some of your vacation is to enjoy the area's sights and natural environment. Interesting sights include 6 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Those visitors who enjoy the natural environment frequently enjoy spending some time at the botanical gardens and other natural attractions. For more details about this specific topic, visit this article about area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.

Details concerning a firm that will help you enjoy some local sightseeing can be found here:

Sightseeing Services On Carriacou
Name Type Phone Location Island
Snagg Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service -- Hillsborough, Central Carriacou Carriacou


If you enjoy underwater beauty you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so in the waters surrounding Carriacou. To reach our detailed guide to local snorkeling opportunities, read this page.

Other Activities

The table directly below enables you to learn a few details regarding other activities.

Other Activities On Carriacou
Name Type Phone Location
Deefer Diving Snorkeling Equipment Rental Service (473) 443-7882 Hillsborough, Central Carriacou
Lumbadive Snorkeling Tour Operator (473) 443-8566 Carriacou

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