Welcome to
Portsmouth!


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Portsmouth

Featuring the only white sand beaches on an island where rocky, black shores prevail, Portsmouth is where you go for a day at the beach. Although the town that surrounds this…

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Portsmouth

Restaurants

As one of the larger and busier cities on the island of Dominica, Portsmouth features one of the highest concentrations…

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth is not one of those picturesque towns in the Caribbean which consist of sprawling resorts with manicured lawns that lead the well-kept beaches and crystal clear blue…

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Portsmouth

There are about 20 dive sites readily available to divers in the Portsmouth area, including volcanic vents, coral gardens, and caves. The island's youth in geological time…

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Portsmouth

As the second largest city on the island, Portsmouth sees a lot of tourists pass through, whether they are staying in town or just passing through. Though it may seem like an easy…

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You Won't Run Out of Options Vacationing in
Portsmouth

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Portsmouth

Activities:

Dominica's second largest city is Portsmouth, home to an old British fort and protected turtle habitats along the shore. This town is fast becoming a top tourist destination…

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Portsmouth

Attractions

The second largest town on the island, Portsmouth's major attraction is the nearby Cabrit's National Forest. This…

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Portsmouth

Shopping

Although it is a duty free port, most tourists will find the shopping opportunities in Portsmouth to be lacking. If…

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Portsmouth

Snorkeling

Just minutes from Portsmouth is one of the island's greatest sources of natural pride: the Cabrits National Park. Within…

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Portsmouth

If you're considering a charter boat, you can contact one of the following agencies: When you reach Dominica's waters, contact the Port Authority via VHF Channel 16, and they will…

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Portsmouth

Driving

Many visitors to Dominica and other locations in the Caribbean prefer to let local taxi and bus drivers navigate the…

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Travel Planning Fundamentals for
Portsmouth


Portsmouth

Air Travel

Thanks to its location just south of Cabrits Historical and Marine Park, Portsmouth is a beloved destination for naturalists…

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Portsmouth

Sailing & Boating

If you're considering a charter boat, you can contact one of the following agencies: When you reach Dominica's waters,…

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