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.   


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 two dive services and a small number of interesting dive sites to choose from. Click here to read our guide to diving in this area.


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.

If you like to fish you will be happy to learn there are a few charter fishing services in this area. Click here to check out our guide to this topic.


Rhythm Of Blue Art Gallery

If there are some people who love to shop vacationing with you, they may be interested to know that more than 11 retail stores are located in this area. Click here to view our guide to shopping in and around English Harbour.


Dockyard Museum

Sightseeing is also a great option for visitors to English Harbour. Interesting sights include 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Nature enthusiasts typically enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. Make your way to this extended discussion which is all about area sightseeing attractions if you want to find out more information.

Details concerning a firm that can help you have a great time sightseeing can be found right below.

Sightseeing Services Near English Harbour
Name Type Phone Location
Antigua Paddles Eco Kayak Tour Kayaking Service (268) 463-1944 7.1 mi. Northeast of Central English Harbour
Footsteps Rainforest Hiking Tours Hiking Tour and Trip Operator (268) 460-1234 5.3 mi. North-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 are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in English Harbour. For more in formation concerning snorkeling opportunities, check out this page.


Antigua Spas

Indulging in a trip to the spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you will be happy to discover there are a couple of options in this area. Readers can find out more concerning this topic can do so here.


St. James's Club

If you enjoy playing tennis your best bet is to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to learn about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around English Harbour
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
St. James's Club Mamora Bay, 2.1 mi. East of Central English Harbour 6 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 offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.


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