Activities in Roseau

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A heavily populated town that features streets interspersed with both Victorian homes and modern buildings, Roseau is a popular destination among tourists.  The architecture is just the beginning of the world of opposing forces that blend so beautifully here.  While a historic walking tour, shopping the Old Market, and diving are obvious activities, there is more.

Roseau is backed by lush, green mountains and hiking is high on the list of activities to pursue among able-bodied and adventurous tourists.  Trails snake about town and through the mountains, and one of the most popularly chosen hiking tours take visitors up through the mountains, past Breakfast River, Morne Nichols, and the Valley of Desolation among other sites, and lasts between seven and eight hours. 


Roseau Diving

Taking shape from the same volanic activity that formed the island, the dive sites surrounding Roseau are populated with cliffs, canyons, and other extreme geological features.

There are 5 dive services and at least 9 different dive sites in the area. To reach our detailed page about diving opportunities in this area, navigate to this page.


Island Style Fishing Charters

Thinking about reeling in a big one while on vacation? There are a pair of charter operators that operate in this area. Readers can find out more about fishing in this area can do so by clicking here.

Sailing and Boating

The chart right below enables you to get some details regarding firms that can help you enjoy some time on the water.

Boating Opportunities In Roseau
Name Phone Location
Anchorage Dive and Whale Watch (767) 448-2638 1.1 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Waitukubuli Adventure Tour Co. (767) 440-2628 Downtown Roseau

If you're interested in learning about nearby marinas and charter operators use this link.


If there are some folks who enjoy window shopping traveling with you, they might be interested to know that more than 32 retail stores are located in this area. To reach our full guide to shopping in Roseau and nearby, see this page.


Dominica Museum

Most visitors spend some time experiencing the culture, sights and sounds of Roseau. The area has 10 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Those visitors who enjoy being outside will frequently enjoy the area's waterfalls, outdoor parks, and botanical gardens. You can go to this page about area sightseeing attractions if you're interested in learning more facts.

Details concerning a firm that can provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be seen in the chart below.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Roseau
Name Type Phone Location
Antours Travel and Tour Operators (767) 245-0886 Downtown Roseau
Bumpiing Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (767) 265-9128 Pichelin, 4.8 mi. Southeast of Central Roseau
Waitukubuli Adventure Tour Co. Travel and Tour Operators (767) 440-2628 Downtown Roseau
Wotten Waven Community Tour Hiking Tour and Trip Operator (767) 440-6678 Wotten Waven, 3.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Roseau


Roseau Snorkeling

If you like the idea of going snorkeling you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Roseau. Those needing to obtain more information about opportunities to go snorkeling by following this link.


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