Activities in English Harbour

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The only Georgian dockyard in the world, English Harbour is a major tourist destination on Antigua that manages to retain a peaceful feel to it.  Here, sightseeing is the top activity, welcoming tourists to explore the historic district which touches on the island's military history as well as local heritage and culture in some cases. There are also a few nature trails in the area for hiking, a boating is a very notable activity as well.   

Bike and Scooter Rental

Choosing to rent a bike or a scooter is a cost effective and environmentally friendly way to explore the area around English Harbour.

If you are thinking about exploring the area in the open air there is one place that can help you. Anyone who needs to find out more about this topic can do so by clicking here.


English Harbour Diving

One of the best locations for diving on the island, English Harbour is where divers go on Antigua when they are looking for services, charters, and all things diving.

You'll find 3 dive operators and a small number of dive sites in the area. To get more information about diving in this area follow this link.


Obsession Sportsfishing

English Harbour is a popular fishing destination thanks to thte great opportunities for deep sea and sport fishing in the area. No matter what time of year you visit, there is usually some kind of big fish for you in season.

Like to go fishing? You might be pleased to know there are 3 charter fishing services in this area. To read a more detailed discussion of this specific topic, navigate to this page, about nearby fishing.


Rhythm Of Blue Art Gallery

If you're going to be traveling with some foks who enjoy exploring new shops they can explore a few of the area's 10 retail shops. Make your way to this page if you'd like to read more concerning shopping near English Harbour.


Dockyard Museum

Another good way to spend some of your vacation is exploring the area's interesting sights. Sights of interest to visitors include 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Nature enthusiasts will probably have fun visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. Click here to see our page concerning area sightseeing and attractions.

Details concerning a firm that will provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be found down below.

Sightseeing Services Near English Harbour
Name Type Phone Location
Antigua Paddles Eco Kayak Tour Kayaking Service (268) 720-4322 6.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central English Harbour
Footsteps Rainforest Hiking Tours Hiking Tour and Trip Operator (268) 460-1234 4.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central English Harbour
Pelican Safari Tours Travel and Tour Operators (268) 728-2969 5.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central English Harbour


If you enjoy snorkeling there's good news -- you'll have the chance during your vacation in English Harbour. Read this article which is all about snorkeling if you'd like to find out better information.


Antigua Spas

Going to a spa might be the highlight of your vacation. If you enjoy going to spas, you might be happy to learn there are a few in this area. Visit this article concerning nearby spas if you want to discover more details.


St. James's Club & Villas

If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following information may help with you make a decision. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on the names to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around English Harbour
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
St. James's Club & Villas Mamora Bay, 2.1 mi. East of Central English Harbour 4 check check
Carlisle Bay 4.5 mi. West of Central English Harbour 8 check check
Curtain Bluff 5.1 mi. West of Central English Harbour 4 check check
Inn At English Harbour 0.4 mi. East-Southeast of Central English Harbour 2 check

For instance, St. James's Club & Villas offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.


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