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Do you have a layover, overnight, day trip, or an extended stay in Port Of Spain and the surrounding area? Why not get out and take in some Port Of Spain activities? We have 43 tour ideas.


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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Maracas Bay Tour

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 50.00


Enjoy the scenic drive with views of the Caribbean Sea and a brief stop at the Maracas Lookout before continuing on to Maracas beach. At the beach there are chair and umbrellla rentals and you can indulge in our famous bake and shark sandwich together with one of our local beers or other local beverages. the highlight of this tour is the warm blue waters of the Caribbean sea.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Trinidad Jeep Adventure

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 95.00


You driver/guide will pick you up in a 4 x 4 jeep and your first stop will be the Lady of Guadalupe Roman Catholic Church with its beautiful murals and frescoes. The next stop will be at one of the many herb gardens on the hillsides before making your way to the highest point for the panoramic view of the Caribbean Sea. Leaving this peaceful village with its friendly residents we travel to the Scenic North Coast Road with a... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

All Inclusive Jouvert Experience

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 300.00


Come and enjoy the revelling like a true Trini at our J'ouvert street party which is part of the annual Carnival in Port of Spain. After pre-dawn hotel pickup on Carnival Monday you meet an all- inclusive costume band and coat yourself in the provided paint and powder. Then we shall dance and party on the streets behind the Soca music truck till sun comes up. Enjoy unlimited drinks as you jam, and finish... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Trinidad North Coast Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 125.00


The scenic journey along the north coast of Trinidad is a nature lover's dream. Traverse through the lush rain forest as you head to Trinidad's most popular beach, Maracas Bay and continuing even further to Las Cuevas Bay and the picturesque village of Blanchisseuse. Spend some much needed time enjoying the sun, sea and sand at Las Cuevas Baybefore returning to Maracas Bay to enjoy a local and scrumptious bake and shark lunch.

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Air Tours

Carnival Trip from Tobago

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 8 to 12 hours
Priced From: USD 375.00


Come and experience the greatest show on earth, Trinidad and Tobago Carnival! Start your day bright and early with a short airplane ride from Tobago to Trinidad. Upon your arrival you will transported to the Queen's Park Savannah in Port of Spain where you will revel in the culture, beauty, excitement and artistic expression of the festival.

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Bus & Minivan Tours

Street Food Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 110.00


It's impossible to go hungry in the island paradise of Trinidad. Come to our favorite spot to taste some, in the parking lot of the expansive Queen Park Savannah which transforms into a lively fair with food vendors and occasional live music in the evening you're never far from any of them, some you can find delicious versions of each. A mixture of corn, channa, pumpkin, dumplings, whatever the cook has decided to throw in,... Read More

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City Tours

Trinidad Highlights Tour from Port of Spain

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 78.00


Take a drive through the lively shopping streets of Port of Spain. See the Queen's Park Savannah and the magnificent, seven, colonial style buildings and visit the National Museum (according to availability). Visit Fort George for spectacular panoramic views of Port of Spain. Next, take the North Coast road to the famous Maracas Beach. Make a stop at the lookout point, take some photos of the surrounding bays and even try... Read More

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Concerts & Special Events

Trinidad Carnival J’Ouvert Street Party Experience with Costume and Drinks

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 300.00


This is the world famous Trinidad Carnival! Be part of the experience, join a costume band and have fun in the most exciting street party called “J'Ouvert!' “J'Ouvert” is the first street parade of the annual Carnival, a massive party with people of all age groups! It starts a few... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Sunset Boat Tour into the Caroni Wetlands from Port of Spain

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 75.00


Spend the evening exploring the serene landscape of the Caroni Wetlands and watch for sights of the magnificent Scarlet Ibis soaring through the sky. Perfect for bird watchers and outdoor enthusiasts, this mangrove swamp boat journey offers spectacular treats for both your eyes and ears. This... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Trinidad Birding Experience

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


You will be greeted and picked up from your Port of Spain hotel and you will be driven to; <br> <ul> <li>Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust. A beautiful wildfowl wetland, located in the heart of an oil facility, where you will find yourself up close to a large variety of waterfowl, and other free-roaming birds! It is also a rehabilitation centre for birds, they also teach the importance of wetlands,... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Caroni Bird Sanctuary Tour

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 49.00


Experience a fun boat tour through a protected birding sanctuary as the sun sets. While navigating channels and see all sorts of flora and fauna, you will see hundreds of birds, including the national bird of Trinidad &amp; Tobago (the beautiful scarlet ibis) as they come in to roost. This 2.5 hour scenic boat tour takes place during the sunlight's golden hout when you will get amazing photographs. The cost of... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Trinidad Religious Sights Tour

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 6 to 7 hrs
Priced From: USD 69.00


Hear some of the fascinating stories of three ot the major religions, and their sites, here in Trinidad. Spend the day exploring Trinidad's very rich religious heritage and harmony including: <br> <ul> <li>The Holy Rosary Church (Christian)</li> <li>Jama Masjid (Muslim)</li> <li>St. Joseph R.C. Church (Christian)</li> <li>La Divina Pastora Chruch... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Trinidad Carnival Tours

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 375.00


Experience firsthand the splendor that is Trinidad and Tobago's Carnival. For five days, from Fantastic friday (the Friday before Carnival) to Carnival Tuesday, immerse yourself in every aspect of the greatest show on earth.

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Cultural Tours

J’Ouvert - Mud, Music, Mas

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 300.00


Mud, oil, paint, music, revelry, and mas. This is J'Ouvert! Get dirty and experience this once in a lifetime early morning street party. From 4am on Carnival Monday morning we join thousands of masqueraders covered in mud, oil, washable paint, grease and cocoa clay. Be a part of an all inclusive band and enjoy the experience with a simple 'ok to get dirty' costume, drinks and breakfast.

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Cultural Tours

Trini Immersion 5 Day Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 days
Priced From: USD 625.00


Spend five days living like a local. From Carnival Friday to Carnival Tuesday your itinerary will be packed with activities that will have you partying, relaxing and eating like a true Trini!

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Cultural Tours

City Mini Central Tour. Starting with a tour of the capital city

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 95.00


Following the city tour, you will be taken on a Mini Central Tour where you will explore the sights, sounds and flavours of central Trinidad. Here, you will visit the Chaguanas Market and Bazaar Street where you can purchase and taste some of our fresh, local fruits! After you have filled up on... Read More

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Day Cruises

Yacht Charter Along Trinidad North West Coast

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 180 to 270 minutes
Priced From: USD 680.00


We cruise the beautiful waters along the North West Coast and Gulf of Paria, listen to the sounds of the sea and typical local music (optional). We make stops for swimming at secluded bays only reachable by boat. Sometimes you see lots of dolphins! Air-conditioned area and toilet facilities available on board as well as water toys (standup paddle, kayaks, body boards, floats etc.).

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Day Cruises

Sunset Yacht Cruise Along Trinidad North West Coast

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 130.00


We cruise the beautiful waters along the North West Coast and Gulf of Paria, listen to the sounds of the sea and typical local music (optional). We make stops for swimming at secluded bays only reachable by boat. Sometimes you see lots of dolphins! Air-conditioned area and toilet facilities... Read More

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Day Trips

Day Trip to Maracas Beach

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 50.00


Start your day with a scenic drive along the North Coast road with the most amazing panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea. Stop at the Maracas Lookout where you can take photos of the surrounding bays and maybe try some local snacks (not included). Continue on the 1.25-mile beach, lined with coconut trees, where waves can reach an average height of 1-meter. Swim, relax or have a cool walk along the sandy shores. Also... Read More

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Day Trips

Maracas Beach Tour in Trinidad

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 49.00


You will be taken on a beautiful ride along the northern coast through lush, green, breathtaking scenery. Take fantastic pictures at the lookout, and then travel down on to the beach where you can surf, swim or just relax.

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Day Trips

Asa Wright Nature Centre

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 120.00


There is nothing more special than a “Trini” Christmas, especially when it is spent at a world renowned nature destination, the Asa Wright Nature Centre. Spend Christmas day on over 1,500 acres of protected forested land situated 1,200 feet in the mountains of the Northern range and surrounded by several species of birds and wildlife. A former cocoa, coffee and citrus plantation... Read More

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Eco Tours

Trinidad Northern Eco-Cultural Full-Day Highlights Tour from Port of Spain

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 98.00


This day trip will start with a brief city tour in the bustling heart of Port of Spain, Trinidad's capital. Enjoy the scenic North Coast Road to Maracas Beach, with a stop at the Maracas Lookout for panoramic views and photo opportunities. Trying some local snacks here is a must. At the beach you... Read More

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Full-day Tours

Tobago Island Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 98.00


We tour along both the Caribbean and Atlantic coasts with scenic stops, circling the entire island. Enjoy the amazing coastal views and tiny villages. Our lunch is at the famous tree house restaurant in Speyside <br> (lunch cost not included). Our tour then takes us to the capital Scarborough, where we visit beautiful Fort King George. Here we enjoy the breeze and panoramic views.

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Glass Bottom Boat Tours

Tobago Buccoo Reef Glass Bottom Boat Tour

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 60.00


Explore the underwater world of Buccoo Reef! Sea grass, exotic fish, coral garden – it's all viewable from your large covered glass bottom boat. Enjoy this soothing ride along the picturesque Tobago coast, stopping and snorkeling among the beautiful, colorful marine life along the way. You will swim in the crystal clear, turquoise waters of the famous 'Nylon Pool,'  a shallow sandy area in the... Read More

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Half-day Tours

Trinidad Highlights and Scenic Drive Tour

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 45.00


The main destination of this sightseeing tour is Maracas Beach, the most popular beach in northern Trinidad. After a quick exploration of Port of Spain, you'll journey via the Saddle Road to this beautiful getaway. Magnificent views await you on this 3.5 hour journey.

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Half-day Tours

Port of Spain City Tour

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 40.00


The bustling capital of Trinidad, Port of Spain, is an exciting city that intricately blends ancient and modern worlds and has a wide selection of shopping, art galleries and restaurants. Famous landmarks, majestic buildings and lush vegetation also await your discovery. A great introduction to the culture, history and lifestyle of Trinidad and Tobago.

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Half-day Tours

Port of Spain and Fort George Sightseeing Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 39.00


With a population of approximately 50,000 Port of Spain is the largest city in Trinidad. Your city tour of the capital includes a visit to the bustling Independence Square with its imposing Central Bank and surrounding lively shopping streets, the former Parliament Building, the Supreme Court and historic Woodford Square. The tour continues to the Queen's Park Savannah and the 'Magnificent Seven' a row of beautiful colonial... Read More

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Hiking & Camping

Trinidad Rainforest Hike to Waterfall

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 110.00


A two hour drive along the scenic North Coast past the villages of Maracas & Blanchisseuse will bring us to the starting point of the hike: a tiny village in the remote rainforest. This hike is easy and takes approximately 45 minutes one way. You hike along and inside a shallow river to the most amazing waterfall of approximately 65 ft, with a large plunge pool for bathing. After some relaxing time on the big rocks or a... Read More

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Hiking & Camping

Trinidad Mud Volcano Hike and Food Experience

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 130.00


Start your day with a relaxing drive to south Trinidad. Enjoy a wide variety of East Indian foods and delicacies. Continue the adventure on a short hike through an abandoned sugar plantation and teak forest before arriving at the mud volcano. A large circular pool of clay filled material, we jump in and get ourselves dirty and enjoy the cool rejuvenating properties of nature's best. We continue the hiking adventure to the... Read More

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Historical & Heritage Tours

City, Chaguaramas and Light House Restaurant

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 135.00


Starting with a tour of the capital city, Port of Spain you will visit some of the country's architectural treasures and historic spaces such as the Trinity Cathedral, Woodford Square, the Queen's Park Savannah and the historic mansions known as the 'Magnificent Seven'. Next, we head over to the 'mini city' of St James. The tour then continues further west to the old military base of Chaguaramas. Chaguaramas is a fully... Read More

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Historical & Heritage Tours

City, Fort George and Environs

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 125.00


History and architecture enthusiasts, this one is for you! Starting with a tour of the capital city, Port-of-Spain, you will visit some of the country's architectural treasures and historic spaces such as the Trinity Cathedral, Woodford Square and the Queen's Park Savannah. Next, you will spend some time at the Royal Botanic Gardens and Ariapita Avenue, a street famous for nightlife and scrumptious cuisine. The last stop in... Read More

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Kid Friendly Tours & Activities

Maracas Beach Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 120.00


Explore the lush forests of the Northern Range as you hike to the most beautiful beach on the Caribbean Sea and Trinidad's most popular beach, Maracas Bay. While at Maracas Bay, take a moment to relax on the sand and swim in the soothing water. Local cuisine is also in abundance at Maracas Bay so be sure to enjoy some of our world renowned, mouthwatering dishes such as Bake and Shark, Bake and King fish, Aloo (potato) pies... Read More

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Kid Friendly Tours & Activities

Maracas Beach Chocolate Bar Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 138.00


This tour is for chocolate and beach lovers. Chocolate Bar Café offers scrumptious chocolate treats that is made on site. It is a perfect place to have a traditional cup of cocoa tea with breakfast. Then our scenic journey to Maracas Bay where you swim and relax on the sand and have a tasty bake and shark.

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Literary, Art & Music Tours

Street Food Panyard Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 112.00


Foodies are in for a big treat as they sample a collection of the Caribbean and International cuisines along the streets! One of the best ways to understand a culture and lifestyle is to sample their food. You will find many international flavors among the many kinds of local seafood and tropical fruit recipes. Be sure to try a little of everything! If you have a go-to favorite, you will be in luck as there are many Indian,... Read More

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Multi-day Tours

Trinidad Package 3D:2N

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 3 days
Priced From: USD 475.00


Our 3 days / 2 nights package includes: Accommodation for 2 nights in a budget hotel including breakfast within Port of Spain, 3 tour options to choose from for your tour day (lunch is not included) and round trip airport transfers.

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Nature & Wildlife

The Scarlet Ibis - Caroni Swamp Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 2 to 3 hours
Priced From: USD 49.00


To witness the Scarlet Ibis come home to roost is the only one of its kind in the Region.<br>They are the rare 'beautiful birds' whose loss are mourned by many because they bring a refreshing uniqueness to the world. They are the creatures who feed the souls of others. The brother realizes his loss as Doodle dies. He cries, holding him and 'sheltering [his] fallen scarlet ibis from the heresy of rain.'

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Nature & Wildlife

Matura Beach Turtle-Watching Experience

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 107.00


Head to the north east coast of Trinidad and watch annual turtle egg-laying at Matura Beach! The season is between March - August. Beach stop is approximately 2-3 hours.The tour is in conjunction with an authorized local turtle protection group. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.

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Nature & Wildlife

Turtle Watching Adventure in Trinidad

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 120.00


This turtle watching gives you the opportunity to see the endangered leatherback turtles coming on to the beach to lay their eggs. You can also assist with the tagging and recording of this ritual. The tour is 5 to 6 hours and takes place from March to August. It will depart from your hotel in Port of Spain around 6pm.

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Nightlife

Trinidad Steelpan Yards Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 150 to 180 minutes
Priced From: USD 68.00


Experience LIVE music in Port of Spain by night! From 8.30pm we will tour you through the energetic capital of Trinidad to various “steel pan yards” where the local steel-bands practice. Trinidad is the birthplace of the versatile 'steel-drum' and we hear Soca, Calypso and sometimes even some Classical music - the steel-bands are everywhere! Listen to the pulsating rhythms of 'Phase 2 Pan Groove' and others in... Read More

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Private Sightseeing Tours

Private Port of Spain City Tour

Port of Spain, Caribbean
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 29.99


Take a private tour around the capital of Trinidad, Port-of-Spain. In this amazing 3 hour tour, you will hang out with the locals and get to check out historic buildings, vibrant malls and botanical gardens.

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Airport & Ground Transfers

Private Trinidad Airport Transfer

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 45 to 60 mins
Priced From: USD 65.00


Your journey to the airport at the beginning of your holiday, as well as making it to your hotel or villa when you arrive at your destination needn't be as difficult as you think. <br> <br>We offer <strong>private</strong> pick-up and drop-off services to clients traveling to and from the airport. All you need to do is make your reservation and our driver will be there waiting for you with a name sign... Read More

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Airport & Ground Transfers

Airport To Hotel Transfers (Port of Spain Hotels Only)

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 30 to 45 mins
Priced From: USD 35.00


One-way private mini-van transport between Piarco International Airport and all hotels in Port of Spain. You will be met on time and transported safely and efficiently between the airport and your hotel. Bottled water and free WiFi will be available to help your ride from the airport to the hotel... Read More

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Airport & Ground Transfers

Hotel to Airport Transfers (Port of Spain Hotels Only)

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 30 to 45 mins
Priced From: USD 35.00


One-way private mini-van transport between all hotels in Port of Spain and Piarco International Airport. You will be met on time and transported safely and efficiently between your hotel and the airport. The ride to the airport from your hotel will take about 30 to 45 minutes. During the rush hour... Read More

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