Top 10 Adventures in Antigua and Barbuda
Updated: Mar 18
Although I have not been to Antigua and Barbuda (yet), I know a good thing when I see it! With its white-sand beaches and lush tropical vegetation, it is an island getaway that needs to be experienced! YAY!
Are you ready for the best Caribbean experience of your life? Here are the top ten adventures waiting for you in Antigua and Barbuda.
Round Island Tour:
The tour consists of travelling across the island of Antigua to Nelson's Dockyard National Park. Shirley Heights and Clarence House are located there, along with Blockhouse Ruins overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Visitors can also see the infamous English Harbor on tour along with Admiral's Inn, Sailmaker's Loft, the art gallery, and more. There are numerous sailing and yachting events along with other historical attractions in the park to explore.
Antigua Shore Excursion Yacht Racing:
Past the snorkelling tours and fishing trips, yacht racing shore excursion will get your adrenaline pumping like no other. It is a great way to enjoy the open sea and engage in the Antiguan culture. You're able to either sit back and watch the action or be part of the fun.
Beach Massages Shore Excursion:
Enjoy a relaxing massage at the Valley Church beach. The gentle sea in the background is set to enhance the soothing experience. Soft tropical noises, and gentle breezes, reinvigorating your senses as you receive your massage treatment. It’s a great way to relax, rest, and repeat.
Antigua Zipline Canopy Adventure at St. John's:
Soar through the Antigua rainforest and get an aerial view of the fruit trees, vines, and wildlife in this action-packed experience. The canopy course will include a series of ziplines with rope challenge elements and suspension bridges. Guides will be available to assist in guaranteeing safety and maximum enjoyment. It’s a perfect way to challenge yourself and get a chance to see a view that you can’t get anywhere else.
Runaway Beach Day:
Relax or explore the breathtaking getaway trip to Runaway Beach. You can gain access to exciting activities, including snorkelling, swimming, or kayaking in the bay, or just a chance to relax on the lounge chair. Enjoy a cocktail infused with Caribbean fruit while gazing at the coconut palm trees and the pearl-sanded beach.
Stingray Fantasy Antigua:
Swim with the stingrays and have the memories of a lifetime. The playful marine creatures are perfectly tame to swim with and feed. This is a fantastic way to interact with the local marine life in Antigua.
Enjoy the crystal blue waters as your snorkel by the reefs. You can see much of the marine life within just two miles, including barracudas, eels, and countless colourful corals.
Safari 4x4 Discovery:
Experience the island by Land Rover Jeeps as you learn about Antigua's history. The tours will be taken to inaccessible areas around the island, granting you the best views. You'll gain historical knowledge and enjoy a breathtaking view of sights like Falmouth Harbor at Convert Hill, Pot Works and Betty's Hope.
Cooking with Rum:
Imagine cooking with a stunning view. The infamous rum-infused cuisines will be attempted at a site overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Cooking with Rum will discuss the history and influence of Rum tied in with Antigua's culture and cuisine. Be prepared for a great view and a unique hands-on experience to Caribbean cooking.
St. John’s Sightseeing:
Discover the beauty within the city at St. John’s, the largest city in Antigua. Tours will be available taking you through the most popular spots in the capital city including Heritage Quay, the town center, local markets. There are countless vendors allowing duty-free shopping and a wide selection of local and designer products available.
There is no need to stress about how to make these experiences happen. When we book your trip to Antigua and Barbuda, we will arrange all these things for you. All you have to do is show up and get ready for the adventure of your life!
Does Antigua and Barbuda sound like the island you have been dreaming about? Send me a message today to start planning your fabulous getaway. YAY!
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