Tortola Things to Do
When you’re looking for the attractions and must-see places, check out these tips about things to do in Tortola.
Bays on the Sea
Brewers Bay has mountains, palm trees, and a horseshoe-shaped bay. The sand is white, the waves are gentle, and the pelicans are out for their next meal. Or there’s Cane Garden Bay, which seems to be a little more crowded on average, but easier to get to and still beautiful. You can also rent sunbeds to make your stay more relaxing when you visit the bays. There’s also excellent snorkeling should you feel the need to discover a very different kind of ecosystem in Tortola.
Views to Remember in Tortola
The Wall Mural of Fahie Hill is a local work of art that depicts a variety of cultural scenes in Tortola. Painted by a local artist, he turned this 10-feet-high, 60-feet-wide wall into a masterpiece of how the people of the island really live. Or see the island from Sky World, which gives you a panoramic view from one of the tallest points of Tortola. The real reason to come to Sky World are the guides, as you’ll learn more about the major attractions from those who know the island best.
Baths Devil’s Bay Trail
Between Spring Bay and Devil’s Bay, you’ll find this famous trail that is much more like an obstacle course than a stroll. Use ropes, ladders, and your own wits as you make headway to your destination. There are no signs to help, so use at your own risk.
Take a Patouche-Catamaran Charter in Tortola
There are a variety of companies who will take you out to sea in their watercraft. Listen as your private guide gives you the information you need to know about the area, and then grab lunch before you head back.
Tortola Spots to Eat, Drink, and Hang Out
You can get cheap rum at Callwood’s distillery, delicious food at Myett’s Restaurant, or a more casual experience at Bomba’s Surf Shack for drinks and barbeque. This is the hot spot to gather and be merry.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about things to do in Tortola.