Antigua & Barbuda Watersports 🇦🇬 ⛵️ 🤿

Nestled in the heart of the Caribbean you will find the islands of Antigua & Barbuda. The islands offers a variety of water-based activities with stunning coastline, crystal-clear waters and warm climate.

From the exhilarating world of kiteboarding to the serene exploration of coral reefs through snorkeling, the watersports scene promises unforgettable moments for aquatic adventures. Here are some popular watersports activities you can enjoy around Antigua:

Number one is of course Sailing, Antigua is famous for its sailing culture, and it’s often referred to as the “Sailing Capital of the Caribbean“. You can charter a sailboat and sail around the islands and beyond. Or, join one of the many regattas and races held throughout the year, including the Antigua Sailing Week and Antigua Classic Week. Hobie Cat Sailing is also a fun option for a day on the water.

Snorkeling and Diving is up next, the islands have numerous coral reefs and shipwrecks, making it a great spot for snorkeling and scuba diving. Explore vibrant marine life and underwater landscapes in areas like Palmetto Point & Palaster Reef (Barbuda) and Sting Racy City, Cades Reef, Pillars of Hercules, the Wreck of the Andes and on a good day Sunken Rock for the advanced diver (Antigua).

Antigua & Barbuda’s constant trade winds make it an ideal destination for Kiteboarding & Windsurfing. In Antigua Jabberwock Beach and Nonsuch Bay are popular spots for kiteboarding and Jabberwock Beach & Dickenson Bay are popular for windsurfing. Barbuda’s west coast offers splendid conditions as the flat island breaks up the sea yet keeping the winds at a steady flow.

SUP, Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Kayaking are relaxing ways to explore the calmer coastlines, mangroves and bays.

In the surrounding waters you will find game fish like marlin, tuna and mahi-mahi. So why not book Deep-Sea Fishing charter and try your luck.

Jet Skiing, Wakeboarding and Water Skiing is possible for those looking for more action on the water as well as Parasailing. Adrenaline thrillling activities whilst enjoying Antigua’s glorious coastline.

So, if you enjoy watersports Antigua & Barbuda will keep you busy.

Contact us today for your next yachting adventure in the Caribbean or visit our activities page for some more information of what to do during a yacht charter.