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Little Tobago

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Nice few hours

The island is very interesting for birders and even the enthusiastic get a lot out of it. There are... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Good excursion from Blue Waters Inn with Top Ranking Boat Tours

We spent a very good 3+ hours visiting Little Tobago and then snorkelling off Goat Island. Randy of... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
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A tiny island off the coast of Tyrrel's Bay, also known as Bird of Paradise, that has been transformed into a wildlife reserve popular among birdwatchers.
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The island is very interesting for birders and even the enthusiastic get a lot out of it. There are many interesting plants especially the Large Ground Anthurium which is also an epiphyte. There are also fruit bats and trap door spiders and hermit crabs to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank spuddybike
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We spent a very good 3+ hours visiting Little Tobago and then snorkelling off Goat Island. Randy of Top Ranking was very knowledgeable about the bird and marine life. He took us to some great viewing spots on Little Tobago where we saw many birds...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lothome
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Avoid Top Ranking Tours at all costs. We made the mistake of driving to Blue Water Inn in a rental car and hiring a tour there thinking this would be the cheaper option. We were wrong, we were approached by the captain (Paul) and promised...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Vilija M
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Lovely Island ,a great place to spot seabirds ,Red -Billed Tropicbirds.We were incredible lucky to see one on the nest from a few feed away.Jemma’s See View Kitchen is a perfect stop for lunch .The food is delicious. We enjoy it.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank radka636
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Go with a good guide, can recommend Troy with "Top Ranking". Great views of Red-billed Tropicbirds wheeling below you. A challenge for photographers. Often a nest near the view point, At end of April Bridled and Sooty Terns will have arrived. The island is a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank E Paul R
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Boat departed from the Blue Waters Inn in Speyside. Ride over was a bit choppy that day and one person got seasick. Walk up the hill is a moderate hike, but is uphill for 15-30 minutes. Once near the top, we saw hundreds of red-billed...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Jack D
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Went with Frank's tours, and just walked up and were able to get a boat with no reservation. Cost between $180 and $200 TT per person (depending on who you were talking to). Went with a group of mostly birders who wanted to spend more...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Rorinho
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We were guided by Randy on a tour of Little Tobago Island from the Blue Waters Inn in Speyside. We chose the Top Ranking tour as they were able to give us an almost exclusive tour as we were a party of 5. There is...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Claire W
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Whatever you want to see or know about Tobago, go to Bluewaters and ask for Zolani! He is the most greatest tour guide you could aks for. Been here the third time, and everytime he impressed us with a new tour and his knowledge about...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank marum88
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This cannot be missed if you go to Tobago. Great trip! Wonderful guide and boat operator. Our guide was well versed on the history of the islands and extremely helpful with bird id. The hike to the top could be a bit challenging especially on...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Susie329
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22 January 2018|
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Response from PETRA001 | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge there is no shop on the island
17 September 2016|
Response from Zwheeler11 | Reviewed this property |
We went with Peter Cox tours and he arranged the boat to Little Tobago. You may also try contacting one of the hotels in Speyside.