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.
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 several dive operators and at least 6 interesting dive sites to choose from. For a detailed look at diving in this area see this page.
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 you can spend some time on the open water with a rod in your hand? There are a pair of charter operators located in this area. To find out more about deep sea fishing in this area, go to this page.
Check out the following table for more information about local providers that can enable you to get out on the open water.
|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 want to learn about area marinas and charter operators navigate to this page.
If you have some avid shoppers vacationing with you, they might be interested to know that more than 5 retail stores are located in this area. Visit this article if you're interested in learning about shopping in Spanish Town and nearby.
Most visitors spend some time experiencing the sights and sounds of daily life in Spanish Town. The area's sights include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. To get more information about available sightseeing attractions, go to this page.
If you love snorkeling you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Spanish Town. Click here to see our page dedicated to local snorkeling opportunities.
Relaxing in a spa might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to learn there are a few in the area. For more details about this specific topic, navigate to this page, about spas in this area.
If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. However, we're only aware of one property where you can play tennis in this area.
Take a minute to read the following table for information about other activities. to learn more. for more options.
|Dive BVI||(248) 495-5513||0.8 mi. North of Central Spanish Town|
|Dive BVI||(248) 495-5513||Central Spanish Town|
|Dive BVI||(248) 495-7328||Leverick Bay, 4.6 mi. Northeast of Central Spanish Town|
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