At the most southerly tip of Antigua, The Lookout, part of the Shirley Heights military complex, commands a breath-taking view over the whole of English Harbour.
Join the party on a Saturday night for rum punches and steel bands.
During the day explore the complex, which includes a guard house, magazine and kitchen, officers' quarters, adjoining parade grounds, a 40-bed hospital, canteen, and a cemetery.
Experienced local guides provide paddling and snorkeling instruction throughout the tours.
There is an optional nature hike at Bird Island which offers panoramic views an two white sand beaches.
Drinking water and light refreshments are served afterwards at the kayak base.
Price on request
Mermaid Gardens Hike
Hike off the beaten track to discover some of the most beautiful natural spots in Antigua.
Hike through the bush and discover the Pillars of Hercules, crafted by the wind and water surrounding Antigua, or the wellness pools of Mermaid Gardens.
Soar above the island and see the historic sites of Antigua, the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean, neighbouring Montserrat and its volcano, Nevis or Anguilla. Alternately ask for the ‘Barbuda Experience’.
Price on request
From $145 pp
Fully restored to its original splendor, the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century buildings of the Dockyard house modern amenities such as shops, hotels, and marina businesses. Outside the dockyard, historic forts dot the landscape of the park accessible by hiking trails which allow visitors to enjoy the park's scenic and natural beauty.
St. John's, the capital city of Antigua, farmers markets, candy- colored architecture and the ruins of sugar plantations vie for attention with a kaleidoscope of coral reefs and sailing adventures. Salute the white baroque towers of St. John's Cathedral that dominate the skyline before joining the flocks of cruise passengers on a Heritage Quay shopping excursion. To experience the island's early cultures, visit the Museum of Antigua and Barbuda, housed in a 1750s colonial courthouse.