Destination

Tobago Holidays

Tropical island with rich biodiversity

If you’re looking for island charm, laidback vibes and a warm Caribbean welcome, Tobago should be top of your must-visit list.

With unspoilt landscapes bursting with bright green colours and tropical vistas, one of the best ways to see the island’s natural beauty is on wheels; hire a bike or car and explore the island at your own pace while enjoying the island’s captivating backdrops. A stay in Tobago is all about getting back to nature - head into the rainforest to take a dip at the picturesque Argyle Falls, grab your binoculars and discover as many of the over 220 different species of bird or put on your swim suit and head across the waters to admire the vibrantly coloured coral and marine life at Buccoo Reef. We recommend your Tobago holiday to not be on an all inclusive basis, the island has bustling towns and quaint little villages all passionate about their food so venture into a nearby town to find a street food vendor selling delicious Caribbean delicacies such as a roti or doubles. Once you’re full, head to one of the beautiful beaches for a spot of sun-worshipping, or take a dip in the turquoise waters to take advantage of the fantastic snorkelling available; you might even spot a turtle or two.

Tobago is perfectly paired with Antigua if you’re on the hunt for even more Caribbean paradise. With white sandy beaches accompanied by lively karaoke bars and bustling restaurants, it offers the perfect contrast to those lazy Tobago days.

Destination Highlights
  • Unspoilt and dramatic landscapes bursting with wildlife
  • Deserted beaches which are picture perfect
  • Discover Scarborough, through its markets, people and cuisine
  • Sundays are celebrated at Sunday School - every Sunday is a party
  • A bird watcher's haven head to the island of Little Tobago
  • Spend a day at sea snorkelling at Buccoo Reef or relaxing at Nylon Pool
Essential Information
See Practical Information
  • Time Zone GMT - 5 hours
  • Currency TTD - Trinidad & Tobago Dollar
  • Visa Information British citizens do not need to obtain a visa for stays of under 30 days
  • Language English
  • Flight Time Approx. 11 hours; flights are indirect with touchdowns in Antigua or St. Lucia
  • Health Information No vaccinations required, Hepatitis A, Polio and Typhoid immunisations are recommended.

Top Tips from our Experts

Omkar

Destination Specialist

"The Tobagans love to party with many national holidays throughout the year. Join Sunday School down at Buccoo where a steel drum band play whilst you enjoy a Carib beer and dance with a loved one or friend". 

Martyn

Destination Executive

"Tobago is naturally beautiful and rich in wildlife compared to neighbouring islands. I would recommend hiring a car and exploring at your own leisure making stops along the way to capture the landscapes and wildlife". 

Types of Tobago holidays

Multi Centre Holidays

Multi Centre Holidays

Frequently Asked Questions

Beaches in Tobago have soft white sand and are known for being less crowded than other Caribbean islands. For example, Englishman’s Bay is very secluded with no facilities while others are privately owned and kept in good condition by hotel resorts. Public beaches like Store Bay in Crown Point are busier and are popular for their beach bars and facilities. 

Our favourite hotels

Our favourite places to stay are below. We know everyone is different, so if you can’t see something you like, we'd be more than happy to help.

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The Villas at Stonehaven

Tobago

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The Villas at Stonehaven

Magdalena Grand Beach & Golf Resort

Tobago

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Magdalena Grand Beach & Golf Resort
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Bacolet Beach Club

Tobago

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Bacolet Beach Club

More Tobago inspiration

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Five reasons why Tobago should be your next Caribbean holiday

Five reasons why Tobago should be your next Caribbean holiday

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