Your trip to Grenada can be laid back and relaxing, packed with activity from morning to night, or a balanced mixture of both. Luckily for the vacationer who likes to get up and go, there are endless activities options.
If you are intrigued by the idea of feeling the wind on your face as you move along, there are 5 places that can help make it happen. To navigate to our detailed page about renting a bike or scooter, check out this page.
There are 10 dive operators and at least 34 interesting dive sites to choose from. To see our detailed guide to diving in this area, click here.
Continuing the all-natural trend, many of Grenada’s most popular events and festivals focus on sports fishing, sailing, and all things outdoors. Visiting one of the island’s cultural festivals is a great way to learn about what is important to locals, as well a unique opportunity to mingle with locals and sample regional fare. Be sure and read more about the festivals that occue throughout the year by clicking here.
Hoping to spend some time with a rod in your hand? There are two charter fishing companies operating in this area. To visit our complete guide to deep sea fishing, read this page.
If you like to play golf you should know that Grenada isn't exactly overrun with golf greens. Nevertheless, there is one golf course in the area. The only course in the area is Grenada Golf Course & Country Club. For a more comprehensive look at golfing throughout Caribbean read this article.
Check out the following chart to learn more about local providers that will help you spend some time on the open water.
|Aquanauts Snorkeling||(850) 303-0330||1.9 mi. South of Downtown St. George|
|First Impressions||(473) 440-3678||0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown St. George|
|Grenada Seafaris||(473) 405-7800||0.4 mi. Southeast of Downtown St. George|
|Island Windjammers||(877) 772-4549||0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown St. George|
|Jambalaya||(473) 417-0773||0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown St. George|
|Sea Sun Adventure||(473) 419-0000||0.5 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown St. George|
|Shadowfax Banana Boat Tours||(473) 437-3737||1.9 mi. South of Downtown St. George|
|Sunsation Sailing Tours||(473) 444-1594||1.9 mi. South of Downtown St. George|
If you're interested in reading about charter operators and local marinas read this article.
...hand crafted jewelry, locally distilled rum, and artwork...
Souvenir shopping on Grenada focuses on natural items, such as hand crafted jewelry, locally distilled rum, and artwork depicting scenes of nature. Locally owned shops can be found throughout the island, but your best bet if you are looking for a mall setting is St. George’s or Grand Anse. Also located on the beach in Grand Anse is an outdoor vendor market, a popular place for vacationers to pick up a few items.
If there are some folks who enjoy window shopping vacationing with you, they're not completely out of luck -- there are at least 72 retailers in this area. Follow this link to read our discussion of shopping on Grenada.
Yet another popular activity is to soak in the area's sights and natural beauty. Interesting sights include 13 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. If you enjoy the great outdoors, you can enjoy visiting the area's waterfalls, outdoor parks, and botanical gardens. Those needing to find out more concerning area sightseeing opportunities can do so here.
Details concerning a firm that will help you enjoy some local sightseeing can be found directly below.
|(473) 435-1444||Downtown St. George|
|(473) 440-5127||2.3 mi. South of Central St. George's|
|Caribbean Horizons Tours & Services||(473) 444-1550||0.7 mi. Northeast of Central True Blue Bay|
|(473) 439-8353||1.4 mi. South West of Central Grand Anse|
|Exotic Tours & Limousine Service||(473) 407-0109||0.8 mi. Northwest of Central True Blue Bay|
|Helvellyn Tours||(473) 444-3222||Sauteurs, Northern part of Grenada|
|Henry Safari Tours||(473) 444-5313||2.3 mi. South of Central St. George's|
|Shadowfax (Banana Boat Tours)||(473) 437-3737||1.9 mi. South of Downtown St. George|
|--||Hillsborough, Northeastern part of Grenada|
|(473) 440-5127||Downtown St. George|
|Sunsation Tours||(473) 444-1594||2.7 mi. South West of Central St. George's|
If spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun there's good news -- you'll have the chance off the coast of Grenada. Those wanting to get more information concerning opportunities to go snorkeling on this page.
Relaxing for a few hours in a spa just might be one of the highlights of your vacation. Spa-goers will find plenty of options, since there are 5 spas located in this area. Navigate here to see our page about this topic.
For many travelers, the draw of an island vacation is the opportunity to spend time out on the water participating in water sports. Whether you are body surfing the waters of a south coast beach, or building sandcastles along the shore, don’t let your vacation pass you by without getting wet. A great way to spend your time on Grenada is by chartering a boat. This way you can spend some time sailing around the island, fishing, water skiing, and even snorkeling. Signing up for a dive class and exploring one of Grenada’s many wreck sites is an experience you will never forget, so don’t let the fact that you may have to take a resort dive course deter you.
The people of Grenada like to remain active, a fact proven during the 2012 Olympics when Kirani James brought home the country's first gold medal in the 400 meter dash. Just because you are on vacation, doesn’t mean you have to give up on your exercise routine. If you plan to stay active during your trip to Grenada, there are numerous ways to do so. Golf and tennis tend to be some of the most popular vacation activities, despite the limited opportunity to do either on the island. Eco-tourism is popular on Grenada, so trails for hiking and biking offer visitors the option of getting their exercise in while exploring their surroundings.
If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The information that follows can help clarify your options. At a glance, you can see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to read about other aspects of the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Grenadian by Rex Resorts||1.6 mi. West of Central True Blue Bay||2|
|Coyaba Beach Resort||1.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central True Blue Bay||2|
|Calivigny Island||3.0 mi. East of Central True Blue Bay||2|
For instance, Grenadian by Rex Resorts offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.
Take a look at the chart below for information concerning other activities. for information concerning one other option. for information about other activities.
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(473) 439-3939||2.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central St. George's|
|Movie Palace||Movie Theater||(473) 444-6688||2.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central St. George's|
|Sporting Event Venue||--||0.6 mi. North of Downtown St. George|
|Movie Theater||(473) 435-3671||1.9 mi. South of Downtown St. George|
|Jet Ski Rental Service||(473) 537-5713||1.5 mi. Southeast of Central Grand Anse|
Grenada may not be known for offering vacationers a fast-paced, big city vacation, but there is still plenty to do during your vacation. Whether you plan to visit the many attractions, hit the outdoor market in Grand Anse, spend your days on a chartered boat, or go on the prowl to find the most hopping nightlife, there is never a dull moment on Grenada – unless you want there to be!
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