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 3 dive services and at least 6 good dive sites to choose from. For more in formation concerning diving opportunities in this area navigate to this page.

Fishing

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

If your group enjoys fishing you should know that Spanish Town isn't quite overrun with fishing charters. Nevertheless, there are plenty of fish waiting to be caught. To get more information about fishing in the area go to this page.

Sailing and Boating

You can look through the following table for information concerning firms that will enable you to spend some time out on the open water.

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
La Boheme Charters (284) 541-4861 Central Spanish Town
Sea It Clear (284) 343-9537 Central Spanish Town

If you want to read about area marinas and charter operators see this page.

Shopping

Sunchaser Scuba

Take advantage of this extended discussion if you want to know more about shopping in Spanish Town and nearby.

Sightseeing

Copper Mine National Park

Plan on also spending some time exploring the sights and sounds of Spanish Town. Sights in the area include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Those needing to find out more concerning area sightseeing opportunities can do so by following this link.

Snorkeling

If you like to snorkel there's good news -- you'll have the chance during your vacation in Spanish Town. For more information on snorkeling opportunities, visit this page.

Spas

Sense Spa

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa just might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you will be happy to learn there are several in the area. Navigate here to check out our page regarding this topic.

Tennis

Rosewood Little Dix Bay

If you're a tennis player you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. However, we're only aware of one property where you can play tennis in this area.

 

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