Activities on St. Kitts

Whether you're looking for sporty activities, hot nightlife, or anything in between, St. Kitts and Nevis has you covered

 

St. Kitts and Nevis are sleepy islands where people go to get away from their hectic lives. You can spend your days relaxing in the sun, but there are also other activities available that will prevent you from going stir crazy.

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you are considering experiencing the wind in your face, there are a couple of rental agencies that can help. To read a more complete discussion of this specific topic, go to this article concerning options for renting a bike or scooter.

Diving

St. Kitts Diving

You'll find several dive operators and at least 13 interesting dive sites in the area. Those needing to get more details concerning diving opportunities in this area, can do so by going to this page.

Events and Festivals

Events and festivals on St. Kitts and Nevis typically fall into one of three categories: cultural celebrations, sporting events, and music festivals. A few that fall outside of the box include the popular Green Valley Festival and the Nevis International Heritage Exposition. You'll quickly see that the people of these islands know how to throw a party when you attend one of their annual events. Read more about events and festivals here.

Fishing

Speedy 4 Charters

Like to go fishing? There are a couple of charter operators located in this area. Anyone needing to get more details concerning fishing in this area can do so by visiting this page.

Golf

St. Kitts Golf

Like golf? St. Kitts isn't necessarily a golfing paradise, but there is one golf course to be aware of. The only course in the area is Royal St. Kitts Golf Club. To read more about golfing throughout St. Kitts and Nevis, visit this page.

Sailing and Boating

Captain Sunshine

The following table provides a few details concerning area firms that will help you enjoy some time on the water.

Boating Opportunities On St. Kitts
Name Phone Location
Blue Water Safaris (869) 466-4933 Downtown Basseterre
Captain Sunshine (869) 663-9290 5.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Basseterre
Leeward Islands Charters (869) 465-7474 Downtown Basseterre
Speedy 4 Charters (869) 466-1472 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Basseterre

If you want to find out about marinas and charter operators read this page.

Shopping

Royal Gems

It wouldn't be a vacation without some souvenir shopping. Keep your eyes open for locally made items for an extra special find. Pottery, wood carvings, beaded jewelry, artwork, straw mats, and batik are the most popular and easy to transport options. Note that the shops on St. Kitts and Nevis tend to be open between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Saturday, though some close for the afternoon on Thursdays. Click here to read more about shopping on St. Kitts.

If there are some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they can while away some time exploring some of the area's 88 retail stores. If you'd like to learn more about shopping on St. Kitts, you can do so here.

Sightseeing

National Museum

Another great option is experiencing the area's interesting sights. Area sights include 9 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors To navigate to our complete guide to sightseeing attractions and opportunities, click this link.

Take some time to look through the following chart to read more about a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights.

Sightseeing Services On St. Kitts
Name Phone Location
Caribbean Tours Mastrs (869) 466-8110 Frigate Bay
Flamboyant Tours (869) 466-3840 Downtown Basseterre
Greg's Safaris (869) 465-4121 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Basseterre
Island Paradise Tours (869) 622-6862 Monkey Hill
Kantours ATV (869) 465-2098 Downtown Basseterre
Mariah Tours (869) 466-1605 Downtown Basseterre
Mount Pleasant Rain Forest Tours (869) 465-6221 0.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Heldens
Pereira Tours (869) 665-1943 Downtown Basseterre
Spectrum ATV Tours (869) 663-0623 Saint Mary Cayon Parish, Central St. Kitts
Tropical Tours (869) 465-4167 Downtown Basseterre

Snorkeling

Greg's Safaris

If spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so off the coast of St. Kitts. To learn about more snorkeling opportunities, visit this page.

Spas

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa just might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to know there are several in the area. Readers can learn more concerning this topic can do so here.

Sports

It's hard to avoid the sea when you're vacationing on an island. Embrace your surroundings and plan to get out on the water. Options on St. Kitts include boating, fishing, water-skiing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, flyboarding, snorkeling, and diving. Many of these activities can be arranged through your hotel, but if yours doesn't offer equipment, you can find them at various dive shops and charter companies. Visit our diving and snorkeling page by clicking here to learn more.

For those who like to stay active during their vacation, there are many options. You can swim laps in your hotel's pool, hike Mt. Liamuiga or Mt. Nevis, and even go mountain biking or horseback riding. Tennis and golf are two popular sporty options.

Tennis

St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. There are two different properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following information may help with you make a decision. You can view the number of courts available, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis On St. Kitts
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino 2.5 mi. East of Central Basseterre 4 check check
Royal St Kitts Hotel 2.4 mi. East of Central Basseterre 4

For instance, St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

Beaumont Park Race Track

Take some time to look through this table for more options. for information concerning one other option. for more options.

Other Activities On St. Kitts
Name Type Phone Location
Beach Addiction Watersports Operator (869) 765-4246 2.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Basseterre
Beaumont Park Race Track Horse and Dog Racetrack (869) 465-1627 1.4 mi. East of Central Heldens
Doks Fitness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (869) 465-8578 Ogees
Life Fitness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (869) 465-4416 Downtown Basseterre
Mr. X Water Sports Watersports Operator -- 2.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Basseterre
Ocean View Gym Fitness Centers and Instructors (869) 466-6594 Downtown Basseterre
St. Kitts Megaplex 7 Movie Theater (869) 466-4777 Downtown Basseterre
St. Kitts Scenic Railway Scenic Railway (869) 465-7263 Christ Church Nichola Town Parish, Central St. Kitts
Touch Body Center Fitness Centers and Instructors (869) 466-3249 Ogees
Warner Park Sports Complex Sporting Event Venue -- Downtown Basseterre

St. Kitts and Nevis may be small islands with small cities, but that doesn't mean there isn't plenty to do to keep you occupied. Your schedule can be as full or as empty as you want it to be when you plan a vacation on these sister isles.

 

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