Activities on Tobago

There is no shortage of ways to spend your days on the impressive island of Tobago

Photo credit: © Olaf Gehrmann
 

Tobago continues to become a more popular tourist destination with each passing year, and as more people visit, the amount of available activities continue to grow to support the large influx of visitors hungry for entertainment.  Whether you're a busy traveler who likes to spend your days bouncing form site to site, or you prefer taking your time and moving at a more relaxed pace, you'll find this island is able to aid you in creating the ideal Caribbean getaway.

From dawn until dusk, and often even through the night, there is much to do on the island of Tobago.  How you choose to spend your time here is entirely up to you.

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you are considering enjoying the scenery at a leisurely pace, you will find 3 places that can help make it happen. Follow this link to view our discussion of bike and scooter rentals.

Diving

Tobago Diving

You'll find 6 dive operators and at least 47 different dive sites in the area. If you want to find more details about scuba diving in this area, can do so by clicking on this link.

Fishing

Pops Tours Tobago Fishing

Tobago is a great spot for fishermen thanks to the warm waters that provide a year-round population of gamefish, making it a great place to visit during the offseason.

If you're a fishing fanatic you'll be pleased to discover there are a few charter operators in this area. Click this link to find our article concerning this topic.

Golf

Want to play some golf on vacation? There are a pair of area golf courses. The area courses are Mt. Irvine Golf Course and Tobago Plantations Golf Course. To get additional information concerning the course click on the course name. Click here to read our article concerning golfing throughout Trinidad and Tobago.

Sailing and Boating

Pops Tours Tobago

The following chart lists some key facts concerning firms that will enable you to spend some time out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities On Tobago
Name Phone Location
Coco Motion (868) 639-2449 0.4 mi. North of Central Mt. Irvine
Frankie Tours & Rentals (868) 681-3717 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Black Rock
Pops Tours Tobago (868) 738-8226 1.0 mi. South West of Central Mt. Irvine
Yacht Pleasures Company Limited (868) 620-4750 0.5 mi. North of Central Crown Point

If you're interested in learning about area marinas and charter operators click here.

Shopping

R&Sea Diver's Company

If there are some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they might be interested to know that there are more than 15 retail stores to browse in this area. Click this link to read our page dedicated to shopping on Tobago.

Sightseeing

Fort King George

Yet another popular activity is to experience the area's interesting sights. Sights in the area include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors have a pleasant time visiting the area's waterfalls and other natural attractions. For a more comprehensive look at available sightseeing attractions, use this link.

Snorkeling

Tobago Snorkeling

If exploring a watery world sounds fun you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so in the waters surrounding Tobago. Anyone needing to find more details about opportunities to go snorkeling by clicking on this link.

Spas

Kariwak Spa

Going to a spa could be one of the most memorable parts of your entire vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you will be happy to discover there are a few in the area. You can go to this article dedicated to spas in the area if you're looking for more details.

Tennis

Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club

If you enjoy playing tennis your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on the names to learn more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis On Tobago
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club 0.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Mt. Irvine 2 check
Magdalena Grand Beach Resort 3.5 mi. South West of Central downtown Scarborough 2 check
Grafton Beach Resort 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Mt. Irvine 2 check
Rex Resorts Turtle Beach 3.5 mi. Northwest of Central downtown Scarborough 2 check
Sugar Mill Suites 3.9 mi. South West of Central downtown Scarborough 2 check

For example, Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club offers the option of playing after the lights come on, in the cool of the evening.

Other Activities

The following chart offers some key facts regarding other activities.

Other Activities On Tobago
Name Type Phone Location
Aquamarine Dive Jet Ski Rental Service (868) 639-4416 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Speyside
Movietowne Tobago Movie Theater (868) 627-8277 3.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central downtown Scarborough
 

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