Fast emerging as one of the most preferred travel destinations, Tobago offers a plethora of attractions for tourists to enjoy. Just 20 miles away from northeast of Trinidad, Tobago is a mesmerising island destination with fertile soil and stunning beaches. Tourists can spend some leisure time at spectacular beaches such as Campbleton Bay, Pigeon Point, Englishman's Bay, Bacolet Bay, and Castara Bay. Explore the rich culture, and exotic nature and interesting history of the place. Visit the region’s top attractions such as the renowned Art Gallery, Dive Museum, Dillon’s Art Studio, and Kimme Museum. Start your journey from Scarborough, the capital city, and follow it up with a visit to the majestic Fort King George. Drive along the Windward Road and enjoy scenic mountain views and discover age-old villages. Also, visit Pigeon Peak, the island’s highest mountain and ancient sugar plantation house, Richmond Great House. Waterloo Temple, Emperor Valley Zoo, Pirate’s Bay, and Botanical Gardens are some of the other popular sites one can visit.
Climate and Best Time to Visit The climate in Tobago is generally pleasant throughout the year. From May to June, the island enjoys the rainy season and is usually avoided by travellers. January to March, on the other hand, has great weather with minimal rain and warm weather.
Eating OutEnjoy Tobago’s delicious specialities such as Creole Soups, Pork Souse, Tum-Tum, and Manicou. And, enjoy local beers known as Stag and Carib. Tourists can also enjoy seafood, island-grown vegetables, fruits and special bakery items. You can also enjoy Chinese and Indian cuisines.
Shopping A variety of souvenirs are on offer for the holiday makers. One can shop for jewellery, silk and other fabrics. Along with the Caribbean, Tobago is influenced by African and Indian cultures; this is something you can notice in different kinds of products and art items.
Popular Hotels Tobago is teeming with accommodation options. You can choose from a range of choices, such as budgeted, luxury, family, romantic or bed and breakfast. Some of the most renowned hotels on the island include Blue Haven Hotel, Magdalena Grand Beach and Golf Resort, and Courland Villa.
Tips and Advices To enjoy a hassle free trip, pack light, cotton clothes. Rainwear is also recommended. Most of the attractions are easily accessible by road. Many hotels can arrange car hire in Tobago; however, tourists must be 25 years or above and possess a valid driving license.