Activities on Trinidad

Every vacationer can find something to interest them on Trinidad and Tobago

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A trip to Trinidad and Tobago means you can sleep in late, spend your days lounging on the beaches, and your nights partying and having fun. Or, you can wake up with the sun, hit the links, take in the sites, and make sure not a moment is wasted. It's all about what you want to do on your vacation, and there is plenty to do.

Diving

Trinidad Diving

There are 7 dive operators to choose from. If you need to find out more concerning scuba diving in this area, can do so by visiting this page.

Events and Festivals

As is true with spectator sports, the chances that an event or festival will occur during your trip to the islands is pretty great. The most popular festival of the year is Carnaval, which is celebrated throughout the Caribbean at different times. In Trinidad and Tobago the event takes place in February or March. Be sure to click here to read more.

Fishing

Trinidad Fishing

Anglers will be pleased to know that every time of year is good time of year to get in a little fishing. Fishing tours are popular, or you can rent some fishing equipment at a tackle shop and cast a line at any beach.

If you're an avid angler you might be happy to know there are a few charter operators in this area. Click on this link to read our discussion of this topic.

Golf

St. Andrews Golf Club

Golfing is popular in this area, as suggested by the existence of 6 different golf courses. Some of the area courses include St. Andrews Golf Club, Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club, and Pointe-a-Pierre Golf Club. You can click on the name of the course for more information concerning the course, including location, number of holes, and more. Click here to see our article concerning golf throughout Trinidad and Tobago.

Sailing and Boating

Trinidad Sailing and Boating

Glance through the table just below for information concerning area firms that can enable you to spend some time out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities On Trinidad
Name Phone Location
Kelvin Cruise & Travel Service (868) 659-0271 Claxton Bay, Central Trinidad
T J's Island Cruises (868) 653-0408 Trinidad
Trinidad Charters (868) 771-2461 6.7 mi. West of Central Port of Spain

If you want to find out about local marinas and charter options visit this page.

Shopping

The Trinidad Art Society

You won't want to leave Trinidad and Tobago without picking up a few souvenirs to bring home with you. This can be done at locally owned shops or street markets filled with handmade crafts and wares, or malls similar to those you are probably used to back home. Several places on Trinidad and Tobago allow for duty free shopping, including the Piarco International Airport, West Mall, Long Circular Mall, Excellent City Stores, Maraj and Sons, and Stechers.

If there are some foks who enjoy exploring new shops traveling with you, they might want to know that more than 90 retail stores are located in this area. You can read this page if you'd like to find out about shopping on Trinidad.

Sightseeing

National Museum & Art Gallery

Sightseeing is another great activity for visitors to Trinidad. Among other sights, the area has 5 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Visitors who enjoy natural surroundings will typically have fun visiting the area's waterfalls, outdoor parks, and botanical gardens. For more information about this topic, navigate to this guide, which discusses area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.

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

Sightseeing Services On Trinidad
Name Type Phone Location
2000 Travel Travel and Tour Operators (868) 672-2000 Enterprise, Central Trinidad
A Willoughby's Travel Service Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 652-7747 San Fernando
A'S Travel Service/Thomas Cook Representive Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 622-7664 Downtown Port of Spain
Carvalho's Agencies Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 628-0668 St. James
Haygem Tours & Travel Service Ltd Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 622-4360 Woodbrook
Krystal Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 674-5554 Port of Spain
Latin Tours Travel and Tour Operators (868) 662-1847 1.6 mi. West of Central St. Augustine
Madoo Bird Tours Nature Tourism Service (868) 737-2069 4.9 mi. Southeast of Central the vicinity of Port of Spain
Maria's Tours & Travels Ltd Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 671-2671 Chaguanas
Naipaul's Tours & Travel Service Travel and Tour Operators (868) 623-5516 Port of Spain
Princess Tours Travel and Tour Operators (868) 655-8875 Princes Town, Southern part of Trinidad
R & R Transport Tours & Rentals Travel and Tour Operators (868) 669-1335 Trinidad
S & R Video & Travel World & Office Depot Travel and Tour Operators (868) 667-0351 Arima, Northern part of Trinidad
Shanti's Travel Service Travel and Tour Operators (868) 623-0832 Port of Spain
Swift Travel Service Ltd Travel and Tour Operators (868) 652-2027 San Fernando
Tecu Travel Travel and Tour Operators (868) 658-2514 Gran Couva, Central Trinidad
Thomas Cook Representative Travel Service Travel and Tour Operators (868) 622-7664 Port of Spain
Trade Winds Travel Travel and Tour Operators (868) 623-7531 Port of Spain
Travel Centre Ltd The Travel and Tour Operators (868) 622-0112 Woodbrook
Travel House Travel and Tour Operators (868) 625-5863 Port of Spain
Travel Network Inc Ltd Travel and Tour Operators (868) 623-3651 Woodbrook
Travel Plus Services Ltd Travel and Tour Operators (868) 662-0714 Port of Spain
Trevi Tours & Travel Service Travel and Tour Operators (868) 622-5536 Port of Spain
Trinidad & Tobago Sightseeing Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 628-1051 St. James
Trinidad And Tobago Sight Seeing Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 628-1051 The vicinity of Port of Spain
Trump Luxury Tours & Executive Coach Services Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 634-2189 Chaguaramas, Northwestern part of Trinidad
United Travel Service Travel and Tour Operators (868) 623-0355 Port of Spain
Winston Nanan-Nanan's Bird Sanctuary Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (868) 645-1305 The vicinity of Port of Spain
Zion Travels Ltd Travel and Tour Operators (868) 674-2375 Port of Spain

Snorkeling

Trinidad Snorkeling

If you love to snorkel you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance in the waters off the coast of Trinidad. Read this page dedicated to snorkeling if you want to find additional information.

Spas

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa could be one of the most memorable parts of your entire vacation. Spa-goers will find plenty of options, since there are 13 spas in this area. To reach our complete page about spas, go to this page.

Sports

If you are staying in a resort hotel, chances are they have a lap pool for your enjoyment. They may also have on hand other equipment for water sports, such as jet skiing, snorkeling, and even diving. If your hotel doesn't offer these perks, there are numerous dive shops at which you can purchase or rent equipment and even sign up for lessons and tours.

If you really intend to stay active during your vacation, there are a number of ways for you to do so. Locals certainly don't sit around inactive, as proven by the one gold and three bronze medals won by the country's athletes during the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Hiking groups meet on weekend and holidays to tour natural sites, tennis courts and beach volleyball courts are located on many properties, as are gyms. There are also eight golf courses on Trinidad and Tobago, all in excellent standing.

You can be a spectator as well. Cricket, football, rugby, field hockey, volleyball, and golf are all popular sports to watch on the islands, and chances are one will be in season during your trip.

Tennis

If you like playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. However, we're only aware of one property in the area where you can play tennis.

Other Activities

Information concerning many other activities are displayed below.

Other Activities On Trinidad
Name Type Phone Location
Ato Bolden Stadium Sporting Event Venue -- Green Turtle Cay, Central Trinidad
Bio-Fitness Club Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 632-5872 The vicinity of Port of Spain
Caribbean Cinemas (Trincity 8) Movie Theater (868) 640-8788 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central St. Augustine
Club Monte Carlo Recreational Recreational Organizations and Clubs (868) 653-1001 San Fernando
Cox & Sons Barbell Gymn Health & Fitness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 639-9638 San Fernando
Cyborgs Gym Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 652-9463 San Fernando
Fatima College Sports Grounds Sporting Event Venue -- 1.7 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain
Fitness 2000 Ltd Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 638-7782 Port of Spain
Fitness Center Ltd Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 637-7765 Downtown Port of Spain
Fitness Fanatix Gym Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 675-2321 Port of Spain
Fitness Focus Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 662-2128 The vicinity of Port of Spain
Funstation Amusement Arcade (868) 653-4386 1.6 mi. South of Central San Fernando
Galactica Family Entertainment Centre Amusement/Theme Park (868) 657-5148 San Fernando
Globe Cinema Movie Theater (868) 623-1063 Downtown Port of Spain
Gulf View Health & Fitness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 653-9833 San Fernando
Hasley Crawford Stadium Sporting Event Venue -- 1.7 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain
Health Connection Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 636-9066 Mac Bean, Central Trinidad
Himalaya Club Recreation Center (868) 638-4023 Port of Spain
Hobosco Movie Theater (868) 652-4543 San Fernando
Kay Donna Drive In Movie Theater -- 8.7 mi. East of Central Port of Spain
Kayak Centre Jet Ski Rental Service (868) 633-7871 Chaguaramas, Northwestern part of Trinidad
King's Recreation Recreation Center (868) 657-0405 San Fernando
Larry Gomes Stadium Sporting Event Venue (868) 643-0437 1.5 mi. South of Central Arima
Lifestyle Fitness Centre Ltd Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 627-2500 St. James
Little Carib Theatre White & Roberts Sts Movie Theater (868) 622-4644 1.3 mi. Northwest of Downtown Port of Spain
Long Circular Club Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 622-3516 St. James
Massage Therapy Association Of T & T Massage Therapist (868) 658-3907 San Fernando
Millenium Fitness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 671-5906 Chaguanas
Muscle Movers Fitness Ltd Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 640-3488 St. Augustine, Northern part of Trinidad
National Cinema Movie Theater (868) 652-2343 0.2 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Fernando
Palladium Cinema Movie Theater (868) 662-2775 9.5 mi. East of Central Port of Spain
Ron's Water Sports Jet Ski Rental Service (868) 673-0549 Chaguanas
St Mary's College Tennis Courts Tennis Club (868) 628-7066 St. James
The Shape Shop Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 658-5740 San Fernando
Women Only Workout Fitness Centers and Instructors (868) 624-5853 Woodbrook

If you think that's all, you'll certainly be surprised when you arrive. As you explore Trinidad and Tobago, chances are you'll happen upon more activities that interest you. Do make sure you allow room for a little wiggle in your schedule. Whatever you end up doing, it will be made all the more better because you are in the Caribbean.

 

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