Quiet, tranquil, and charming, the small island of Nevis is sparsely populated and a true escape from the busy tourist traps that exist throughout the Caribbean. When you visit this island, it is about relaxation, reflection, and enjoying the natural surroundings – and all of the island's most popular activities seem to center around these three themes.
When you visit Nevis, you'll quickly discover that most people spend their days outdoors. Hiking or horseback riding, strolling through the botanical gardens, playing a round of golf, or sightseeing around the capital of Charlestown are all top ways to keep busy. The sea is also a major draw, and booking a day of sailing, fishing, snorkeling, or scuba diving is never difficult to pull off.
Conditions on Nevis are perfect for scooters and bikes. If you are looking for a scenic way to explore the island, you may want to consider renting one.
If you are thinking about feeling the wind in your hair, you will encounter 6 places that can help. Follow this link to see our page regarding bike and scooter rentals.
Nevis is for the more experienced divers, as it is quite vulnerable to sea swells that can cause dangerous conditions for divers. However, there are a number of sites to visit for the confident diver.
You'll find one dive operator and at least 8 different dive sites to choose from. For more in-depth coverage of diving opportunities in this area navigate to this page.
If you enjoy fishing you may realize Nevis isn't overloaded with fishing operators. Nevertheless, there are plenty of fish waiting to be caught. To visit our full guide to deep sea fishing, visit this page.
Like to golf? There are two golf courses in the area. The courses are Four Season Golf Course and Cat Ghaut Chip n Putt. Click on the course name for more information concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more. To find out more about golf throughout St. Kitts and Nevis, go to this page.
The chart just below lists a few details concerning area firms that will help you spend some time on the open water.
|Nevis Yacht Private Charters||Boating and Day-Sailing Provider||(869) 664-9171||1.5 mi. West of Central Newcastle||Nevis|
If you want to learn about area marinas and charter operators use this link.
If you have some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they're not totally out of luck -- more than 48 retail stores are located in this area. Click here to check out our page about shopping on Nevis.
Sightseeing is also a good way to spend some of your vacation on Nevis. Among other things, the area has 17 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Nature enthusiasts will typically have a pleasant time visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. Those needing to learn more about area sightseeing opportunities can do so here.
The following chart enables you to get some details on a firm that can help you have a great time sightseeing.
|Nature Tourism Service||(869) 664-0992||Charlestown, Southwestern part of Nevis|
|Hiking Tour and Trip Operator||(869) 669-1227||Saint George Gingerland Parish|
If you enjoy sightseeing underwater you're in luck -- you'll have the chance along the coast of Nevis. To get more information on snorkeling opportunities, check out this page.
Relaxing in a spa could be the highlight of your entire vacation. It shouldn't be hard to find a spa you like, considering that there are 6 spas in this area. To navigate to our complete page about spas, follow this link.
If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. However, we're only aware of one property in the area where you can play tennis.
The table directly below shows some details regarding other activities.
|Auto Racetracks||--||4.7 mi. East of Central Charlestown|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(869) 469-3481||Saint Paul Charlestown Parish|
|Massage Therapist||(869) 469-5464||Saint George Gingerland Parish|
|Horse and Dog Racetrack||--||4.5 mi. East of Central Charlestown|
|Plantation Carriage Rides||Horse and Carriage Service||(869) 469-3477||1.8 mi. East of Central Charlestown|
|Scuba Safaris||Snorkeling Tour Operator||(869) 469-9518||1.6 mi. West of Central Newcastle|
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