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Nelson's Dockyard National Park

Nelson's Dockyard National Park Tours and Tickets

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One of the best historical sites on Antigua, Nelson's Dockyard National Park has been at the center of Antiguan activity since the first settlers arrived in 500 BC. Today, the centerpiece of the park is the actual dockyard itself, originally developed as a base for the British Navy in 1725. It is now home to old ships and numerous historical artifacts.

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Adventure Antigua - The Xtreme Circumnavigation

Adventure Antigua - The Xtreme Circumnavigation

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Sail all the way around the island of Antigua in just one day with this powerboat tour. You'll get the chance to swim with rays before sailing off to dine on an included lunch right on the beach. You'll then head to the Pillars of Hercules for snorkeling and on to Rendezvous Bay for swimming and beach time before heading back to your departure point.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$190.00
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$190.00

Scenic Tour of Antigua
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Scenic Tour of Antigua

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Learn about Antigua’s past and present on this guided tour of the island. This extensive sightseeing tour includes popular sights including Devil’s Bridge, Blockhouse, Shirley Heights, Nelson Dockyard, Fig Tree Drive where you’ll see massive banana trees, and more. Plus, enjoy lunch at a waterfront restaurant with alfresco dining on the harbor side.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.77
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$140.77

Antigua Round Island Tour

Antigua Round Island Tour

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Tour the island of Antigua from one end to the other on this 3.5-hour exploration of all the area’s major landmarks. Join your guide as you check out major Antigua historical sites including English Harbor, Blockhouse Ruins, Nelson’s Dockyard National Park, Shirley Heights and the location for most the island’s yachting and sailing competitions. This overview of Antigua’s top attractions also includes round-trip transportation from your hotel or cruise ship, plus all entrance fees.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.21
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$85.21

Antigua VIP Tours - Private Platinum Tour

Antigua VIP Tours - Private Platinum Tour

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Discover the best of Antigua and Barbuda on this fully customizable private tour of the island. Visit key landmarks such as Nelson’s Dock Yard, Shirley’s Heights, Devil’s Bridge, and more as you travel around in an air-conditioned minivan. Learn about the Island's culture and take in the picturesque island scenery from many beaches and viewpoints around the island. Drinks are included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$170.00
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$170.00

Biggvee Private Tour

Biggvee Private Tour

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Tour Highlights • Go on a sightseeing journey through Antigua in a comfortable SUV • Your knowledgeable local guide will share facts on Antigua’s past and present • See the public market as we make our way into St. John’s • Duty free shopping at Heritage Quay • Stop at the St. Barnabas Church • Visit Shirley Heights and Block House Fort for a look into the island’s past • Stop at Nelsons Dockyard a historical Georgian style Dockyard • Complimentary drinks during tour • Free Wi-Fi
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.00
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$115.00

Antigua VIP Tours - Private Gold Tour

Antigua VIP Tours - Private Gold Tour

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This private tour of Antigua’s highlights and hidden gems allows you to fully customize the day's itinerary according to your interests. In addition to navigating while you take in the scenery, your guide offers anecdotes about the island’s top landmarks, from Nelson’s Dockyard to Devil’s Bridge. The tour includes round-trip transport, an open bar and all necessary admission tickets.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.00
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$155.00

E-Bike Tour of Antigua Forts and Beaches
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E-Bike Tour of Antigua Forts and Beaches

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Cruise around Antigua with ease on this half-day guided e-bike tour. You’ll see more of the island by using comfortable, easy-to-ride electric beach cruisers. Learn about the history of the island, and stop at Shirley Heights, a restored military lookout and gun battery, and Nelson's Dockyard, a historic naval dockyard and museum.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.00
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$130.00

Historic Island Tour (Barbuda Day Tours, Stingray & Snorkeling also available).

Historic Island Tour (Barbuda Day Tours, Stingray & Snorkeling also available).

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Showcasing Antigua’s scenic and historic hotspots—from the island’s best viewpoints to the beaches and 18th-century ruins, dockyards, and sugar plantations—this private island tour is the perfect way to maximize your time on Antigua. Offering door to door service, your guide will take you out to Nelson’s Dockyard, Betty’s Hope Sugar Plantation, Dow’s Hill, and Shirley Heights. You’ll also visit a beautiful white sand beach and enjoy lunch and drinks.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.21
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$128.21

Snorkeling, Kayaking and Paddle Board Activity in Antigua

Snorkeling, Kayaking and Paddle Board Activity in Antigua

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We offer Kayak tours through beautiful lagoons taking in diverse ocean life around you along the way. In addition to souvenir photos & video's with tour, beverages are included. Historical Landmarks, Turtles, shipwrecks, wildlife, beautiful eco systems are just few of the amazing features along the way. We offer a wide range of recreational rentals such as Kayaks, Inflatable Paddle Boards, Sea Scooters, Snorkel Sets & Life Vests. The provision of these additional amenities will most definitely enhance the enjoyment of the island. We offer a Drop Off & Pick Up service anywhere island wide. (If guest or clients only require kayaks, Paddle Boards or Snorkel)
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.00
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$110.00

Circumnavigate Tour

Circumnavigate Tour

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Small groups for a personal service Tours led by local guide Fully narrated tours Informative, friendly and professional guide
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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$95.00

Antigua Shore Excursion: Round Island Tour

Antigua Shore Excursion: Round Island Tour

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Get the perfect introduction to the history and scenic beauty of Antigua during this 3.5-hour tour of its top attractions. During your visit you’ll stop by Nelson’s Dockyard National Park, a colonial-era naval base and renowned yachting location, taking some time to browse the area’s unique shops and art galleries, then stop by the picturesque Blockhouse Ruins and finish your day with panoramic views from Shirley Heights. Your Antigua visit also includes round-trip transportation from the port and all entrance fees.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.21
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$85.21

Antigua VIP Tours - Platinum Group Tour

Antigua VIP Tours - Platinum Group Tour

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See the best that Antigua and Barbuda has to offer during this full-day small-group tour. Visit key landmarks and historic sites such as Nelson’s Dock Yard, Betty’s Hope, and Shirley’s Heights. Learn about the Island's culture, sample the island’s delicious food at a local restaurant, and stop at local beaches to take a quick dip and admire the beautiful island scenery.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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Taxi to Shirley heights lookout Sunday social package

Taxi to Shirley heights lookout Sunday social package

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Get a ride to let loose and party every Sunday until the sun goes down. Once you arrive at the market, relax with a drink and be serenaded while local bands play a mixture of local and international music and you indulge in a barbecue dinner. All of this is nestled among some of the islands most gorgeous views and is popular with both locals and tourists.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.74
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$81.74

South Coast Tour

South Coast Tour

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Small groups for a personal service Tours led by local guide Fully narrated tours Informative, friendly and professional guide
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00

Romance in Paradise

Romance in Paradise

This tour is fully customizable to meet each individual's personal interest. Tour can be done in a minivan or in a limousine at an additional cost. This tour includes lunch and a beach stop at one of our beautiful white sand beaches.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.21
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$128.21

Antigua Historical Sites Island Tour

Antigua Historical Sites Island Tour

On this historical tour of the Island of Antigua you will discover the history of this Caribbean Island. You will see English Harbour, Block House, Shirley Heights and Nelson's Dockyard.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.21
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$85.21

Luxury Island Platinum Tour

Luxury Island Platinum Tour

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Experience the highlights of Antigua on this private full-day island discovery tour. Uncover the history of Antigua as you visit Nelson’s Dockyard and Shirley Heights, an 18th-century fortification and lookout spot offering incredible views over the neighboring islands. You’ll also visit Dow’s Hill Interpretation Centre, stop for lunch and included drinks, and drive through the rainforest and across ancient volcanic landscapes, before ending your day of adventuring at Devil’s Bridge.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$205.13
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Antigua: History, Local Food and Snorkeling Whole Island Tour

Antigua: History, Local Food and Snorkeling Whole Island Tour

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Explore the wonders of Antigua on this island day tour—which takes you deep into the fascinating history, culture, and natural beauty of this Caribbean nation. You’ll start your day in the capital, St John’s, where you’ll go for a tour of the city’s architecture and heritage buildings. You’ll then go to the English Harbour and Nelson’s Dockyard, before visiting Shirley Heights and then finish up with a snorkeling adventure on Long Bay.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.00
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$92.00
Price varies by group size

North Coast Tour

North Coast Tour

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Discover Antigua's natural and historic highlights on this guided tour of the north coast. After meeting your local guide, you’ll head to Devil’s Bridge, a rugged natural bridge where the sea shoots up through blowholes in the rock. You’ll also visit Betty’s Hope Sugar Plantation & Museum and the 18th-century Nelson’s Dockyard, before ending your adventure with a trip to Shirley Heights, a historic fortification with epic views across the Caribbean.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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$65.00

Antigua: Historic Lord Nelson's Dockyard National Park

Antigua: Historic Lord Nelson's Dockyard National Park

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Explore Antigua without the stress of navigating on this 3.5-hour shore excursion with convenient round-trip transport from your cruise terminal. Going with a guide ensures you learn facts often missed by visitors about Antigua's history and culture. The tour features sweeping views of the island from the Shirley Heights lookout and a jaunt through the renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site of Nelson’s Dockyards.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.27
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O'Koji: The Offshore Luxury Island Experience

O'Koji: The Offshore Luxury Island Experience

We are the only tour on island that cater to your EXACT needs. Our tour guides are certified, safe, energetic and knowledgeable. BE prepared for the most informative tour you have come across in Antigua and Barbuda.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$250.00
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$250.00

Half-Day Tour: Island Safari Adventure from St. John's

Half-Day Tour: Island Safari Adventure from St. John's

Combine local culture with sun, sand, and sea on this 5-hour tour from St. John's. Get some of the best views of the Caribbean coastline and travel along Antigua's many off-road trails to the island's inland villages to see typical island life. Lunch and round-trip transportation from St. John's are included.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$162.83
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$162.83

Ancient and Modern: Island Tour

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Ancient and Modern: Island Tour

Our island tours are scenic and give both the colonial and non-colonial history of Antigua's culture and heritage, plus the experience of Rastafari in Antigua. The order of the tour sites may vary.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
$150.00
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Historical adventures and Beach excursions

Historical adventures and Beach excursions

If your looking for something to do in a day then this is the tour for you. Our unique tour not only allows you to learn about the historical features and culture of our island but you will also get a chance to enjoy some of our most highly rated beaches. Book today and we guarantee you will enjoy every minute of your brief stay on island.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$150.00
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