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 thinking about feeling the wind on your face as you move along, there are a variety of different businesses that can help. For a more detailed look at this specific topic, navigate to this article concerning options for renting a bike or scooter.

Diving

Tobago Diving

You'll find 8 dive services and at least 47 interesting dive sites to choose from. Anyone who needs to obtain more information about 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.

Hoping you can spend some time on the open water with a rod in your hand? You might be happy to learn 4 charter fishing companies operate from this area. To learn about more deep sea fishing in this area, check out this page.

Golf

If you're an avid golfer you will be happy to discover there are several golf courses in this area. The area courses are Mt. Irvine Golf Course, Tobago Plantations Golf Course, and Sugar Mill Course. For more detail concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more simply click on the name of the course. For more about this topic, navigate to this page, about golfing throughout Trinidad and Tobago.

Sailing and Boating

Pops Tours Tobago

Additional details for firms that can enable you to get out on the open water can be found right below.

Boating Opportunities On Tobago
Name Phone Location
Coco Motion (868) 639-2449 0.4 mi. North of Central Mt. Irvine
Frankie Tours & Rentals (868) 631-0369 1.5 mi. South West of Central Black Rock
Island Girl Catamaran (868) 639-7245 0.3 mi. North of Central Mt. Irvine
Pops Tours Tobago (868) 738-8226 1.0 mi. South West of Central Mt. Irvine
Tour Tobago (868) 639-8844 1.4 mi. Northwest of Central Bon Accord
Yacht Pleasures Company Limited (866) 620-4750 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Bon Accord

If you're interested in reading about charter operators and marinas check out this page.

Shopping

R&Sea Diver's Company

If there are some people who love to shop traveling with you, they're not totally out of luck -- more than 53 retail stores are located in this area. If you want to find out about shopping on Tobago, you can do so by clicking on this link.

Sightseeing

Fort King George

Sightseeing is another great way to spend some of your time on Tobago. Among other things, the area has a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Nature enthusiasts the area's waterfalls and other natural attractions. For more in formation concerning area sightseeing attractions, follow this link.

Details concerning a firm that can direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights can be seen in the following chart:

Sightseeing Services On Tobago
Name Type Phone Location
Nissi Tours & Travel Travel and Tour Operators -- 2.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Mt. Irvine
Sun Fun Tours Ltd Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 639-7461 Bon Accord
Tobago Video Tours Ltd Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 639-4402 Scarborough

Snorkeling

Tobago Snorkeling

If you are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation there's good news -- you'll have the chance along the coast of Tobago. You can read this extended discussion dedicated to snorkeling if you're seeking additional specifics.

Spas

Kariwak Spa

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa could be the highlight of your vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, given the fact that there are 6 spas located in this area. To see our detailed guide to spas, follow this link.

Tennis

Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit your best bet is to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. You can view the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other details. Click on the names to learn more details concerning 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 in the evening hours, after the lights come on.

Other Activities

Check out this table for a list of 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
Cool Runnings Ltd Watersports Operator (868) 639-6363 Black Rock
D’ Surf Shack Watersports Operator (868) 635-0669 0.7 mi. West of Central Black Rock
Essentially Tobago Ltd Horseback Riding Site (868) 639-4008 Tobago
Movietowne Tobago Movie Theater (868) 627-8277 3.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central downtown Scarborough
Tobago Racing Service Racetrack (868) 639-5457 Scarborough
 

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