Activities in Spanish Town

At only eight square miles, Virgin Gorda is a small island lacking commercialization, even in main settlements like Spanish Town.  Sailing is the top activity here, and many people even arrive by private yacht, stay for a little sightseeing and then continue on their way.  If you're staying long term, you'll find other activities center on the sea like fishing and diving, a sightseeing trip to the Baths is a must, and rock climbing is available for those who lean towards adventurous.  

Diving

Spanish Town Diving

The island of Barbados is built from coral - rather than volcanic activity like many Caribbean islands. This same coral also makes for a great diving experience for those staying in Speightstown.

There are 4 dive services and at least 6 interesting dive sites in the area. Click this link to check out our page about scuba diving in this area.

Fishing

Big Ting Fishing Charters

Spanish Town is the main area on the island of Virgin Gorda, and home to many of the fishing charters that serve the area. 

Hoping to reel in a big one during your vac ation? There are a pair of fishing charters that operate in this area. You can go to this extended discussion about fishing in the area if you're looking for more facts.

Sailing and Boating

More details about local providers that can enable you to get out on the open water can be seen in the following table:

Boating Opportunities In And Around Spanish Town
Name Phone Location
B&B Charters (284) 496-9341 Leverick Bay, 4.6 mi. Northeast of Central Spanish Town
Island Rydes Boat Charters (284) 541-3068 3.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Spanish Town
La Boheme Charters (284) 541-4861 Central Spanish Town
Sea It Clear (284) 343-9537 Central Spanish Town
Spirit Of Anegada Day Sails (284) 499-0901 Central Spanish Town

If you'd like to find out about charter operators and local marinas go to this page.

Shopping

Sunchaser Scuba

If there are some people who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they'll be interested to know that there are at least 5 retailers in this area. For information concerning opportunities for shopping in Spanish Town and nearby, go to this page.

Sightseeing

Copper Mine National Park

Plan on also spending some time exploring the sights and sounds of life in Spanish Town. The area has a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. For more in formation concerning area sightseeing attractions, see this page.

Snorkeling

If you enjoy underwater sightseeing there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Spanish Town. To learn more about snorkeling opportunities, visit this page.

Spas

Sense Spa

Indulging in a trip to the spa could be one of the highlights of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you will be happy to learn there are several options. Read this extended discussion dedicated to spas in the area if you'd like to learn additional information.

Tennis

Rosewood Little Dix Bay

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. However, there's only one property where you can play tennis in this area.

 

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