Activities in Falmouth Harbour

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A harbor backed by a small town, Falmouth Harbour offers activities to visitors that take them from the sea to the hills.  During the winter months, the harbor is filled with expensive yachts as pleasure sailors dock their boats here, making sailing and other sports that rely on boats like fishing and diving very popular here.  Inland there are several hiking trails to take advantage of, and there are also numerous historic attractions in the area that are waiting to be explored. 

Diving

Falmouth Harbour Diving

Gentle water and colorful coral makes Falmouth Harbour a very popular destination for divers. Additionally, the area is known as one of the central sailing areas of Antigua, so you will be sure to find a charter here if you need one.

There are 4 dive services and a small number of dive sites to choose from. Follow this link to visit our discussion of diving opportunities in this area.

Fishing

Obsession Sportsfishing

Possibly the most popular fishing destination on Antigua, Falmouth Harbour is a central location where many fishing charters base their operations.

Like to fish? You might be happy to discover there are 4 charter operators in this area. Those interested can find out more concerning fishing in this area can do so here.

Golf

Antigua Golf

Like to play golf? Falmouth Harbour isn't overloaded with golf greens, but there's one course to be aware of. The only course in the area is Jolly Harbour Golf Course. Click to find our page regarding golf courses throughout Antigua.

Sailing and Boating

On Deck

Take a look at this table for more information about firms that can help you enjoy some time on the water.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Falmouth Harbour
Name Phone Location
Life's A Beach A Water Sports, Cruises & Taxis (268) 784-1406 Freeman's Village, 4.1 mi. North of Central Falmouth Harbour
On Deck (268) 532-6696 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Falmouth Harbour
Pirates Of Antigua (268) 562-7946 Freeman's Village, 4.1 mi. North of Central Falmouth Harbour

If you'd like to learn about area marinas and charter operators use this link.

Shopping

Rhythm Of Blue Art Gallery

If you're vacationing with some foks who enjoy exploring new shops they can while away some time exploring a few of the area's 30 retail shops. To reach our full guide to shopping in and around Falmouth Harbour, go to this page.

Sightseeing

Dockyard Museum

Another great option for visitors is to experience the area's sights and natural environment. Among other things, the area has 10 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Nature enthusiasts typically have a pleasant time visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. To reach our detailed page about sightseeing attractions and opportunities, read this page.

Details concerning a firm that will help you enjoy some local sightseeing can be found in the following table:

Sightseeing Services Near Falmouth Harbour
Name Type Phone Location
Elvis George & Son Tours Travel and Tour Operators (268) 774-8020 Freeman's Village, 4.1 mi. North of Central Falmouth Harbour
Footsteps Rainforest Hiking Tours Hiking Tour and Trip Operator (268) 460-1234 Freeman's Village, 4.1 mi. North of Central Falmouth Harbour
Pelican Safari Tours Travel and Tour Operators (268) 728-2969 Freeman's Village, 4.1 mi. North of Central Falmouth Harbour

Snorkeling

If spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun you're in luck -- you'll have the chance while vacationing in Falmouth Harbour. To visit our detailed guide to local snorkeling opportunities, read this page.

Spas

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa just might be one of the highlights of your vacation. If you enjoy going to spas, you'll be pleased to discover there are a few in this area. To read a more complete discussion of this topic, visit this guide, which discusses your options for visiting a spa in this area.

Tennis

St. James's Club

If you like playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. Included is the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on the names to read more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Falmouth Harbour
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
St. James's Club Mamora Bay, 2.8 mi. East of Central Falmouth Harbour 6 check
Carlisle Bay 3.8 mi. West of Central Falmouth Harbour 8 check check
Inn At English Harbour English Harbour, 1.6 mi. Southeast of Central Falmouth Harbour 2 check

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

Other Activities

The table just below enables you to get a few details concerning other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Falmouth Harbour
Name Location
Sir Vivian Richards Stadium 5.6 mi. North of Central Falmouth Harbour
Sweets Cricket Ground 1.8 mi. Northwest of Central Falmouth Harbour
 

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