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 like the idea of enjoying the scenery at a leisurely pace, you will encounter a variety of different businesses that can help. Follow this link to view our extended discussion of bike and scooter rentals.

Diving

Tobago Diving

You'll find 8 dive operators and at least 47 different dive sites to choose from. To read a more complete discussion of scuba diving in this area go to this page.

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 to spend some time with a rod in your hand? You might be happy to discover 4 charter fishing companies operate from this area. Read this article regarding fishing in the area if you want additional details.

Golf

If you like to play golf you might be happy to know there are several area golf courses. The courses are Mt. Irvine Golf Course, Tobago Plantations Golf Course, and Sugar Mill Course. For more information concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more simply click on the name of the course. In addition, you can navigate to this page if you want to discover more information concerning golf throughout Trinidad and Tobago.

Sailing and Boating

Pops Tours Tobago

Check out this table for a list of firms that will enable you to get 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) 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
Tobago Princess (868) 639-4221 Mt. Irvine, Western part of Tobago
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 learning about charter operators and local marinas navigate to this page.

Shopping

R&Sea Diver's Company

If your group includes some avid shoppers they might enjoy exploring a few of the area's 53 retail shops. For information concerning opportunities for shopping on Tobago, go to this page.

Sightseeing

Fort King George

Sightseeing is another great option for visitors to Tobago. Among other sights, 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. To see our complete guide to sightseeing attractions and opportunities, click here.

Information about a firm that can provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be seen right below.

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 like to go snokeling there's good news -- you'll have the chance off the coast of Tobago. To read more about snorkeling, see this article concerning snorkeling possibilities.

Spas

Kariwak Spa

Going to a spa might be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, considering that there are 6 spas that operate in this area. Use this link to find our page regarding this topic.

Tennis

Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club

If you like to play tennis you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below may help with your planning. At a glance, you can see the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to read 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 instance, Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club offers the option of playing after the lights come on, in the cool of the evening.

Other Activities

Information concerning a few other activities are provided below.

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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