With beautifully manicured grounds surrounded by the turquoise ocean, you really are golfing in paradise when you spend the day on the golf course in Tobago. Mount Irvine Bay Golf Club is one of the oldest clubs in the Caribbean, and is fondly referred to as the "Tobago Golf Club." The other well-known golf club in Tobago is Tobago Plantations Golf & Country Club.
Tee times are available for vacationers or members, and both clubs offer golf lessons from professional golf instructors. If you like to golf, you will love a day on the greens in Tobago.
Scuba Diving Trips
Scuba diving is a fun activity that is found throughout Tobago, and is especially popular at resorts and hotels in the area. The Association of Tobago Dive Operators oversees many scuba tour operating companies, and it has specific safety standard for its members to ensure a fun and safe experience for all divers. Water temperature in Tobago varies from 75 degrees during the winter to 82 degrees in the summer.
One of the more popular types of diving in Tobago is called "drift diving," adjust your water buoyancy and basically go along with the flow of the water. Scuba diving and snorkeling are fun water sports that can be enjoyed while on vacation in Tobago.
Deep Sea Fishing Tours
One of the best ways to cool off is to enjoy an afternoon on the water while deep sea fishing. Some of the largest fish in the world make their home in the warm Caribbean waters, and game fishing is a popular way to "catch dinner." Species of fish that make their home in Tobago include blue marlin, swordfish, wahoo, tuna, barracuda, mahi mahi and many varieties of sharks.
Charter fishing tours are available and can be reserved prior to a vacation or even the day of the trip. Tours can last anywhere from a few hours to a couple of days, depending on the number of people in the party and the requested time on the water. Fishing guides and boat operators can offer extensive fishing expertise and guidance.