Rivers, Valleys, Ocean and Sea – with so much water in and around Dominica, there is much to do. Whether you want to just sit and observe the island’s natural beauty or interact with it, sift through our listings below to find an activity for you.

Experience the hidden wonders of Dominica. Explore her rivers up close, under a rainforest canopy, climbing, swimming and splashing in a cool, fresh river. Professional guides take you on a tour of a lifetime when you indulge in this unique experience. Suitable for most fitness levels. Learn more

Available on the Freshwater Lake, Caribbean and Atlantic coasts, tour operators and some hotels will provide equipment. Learn more

There is great Snorkeling easily accessed from the shore. There are number of popular sites and other more secluded ones.

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The diving off Dominica is as rich and varied as its topside attractions… Find out more about Scuba Diving in the Nature Isle.

Experience the hidden wonders of Dominica. Explore her rivers up close, under a rainforest canopy, climbing, swimming and splashing in a cool, fresh river. Professional guides take you on a tour of a lifetime when you indulge in this unique experience. Suitable for most fitness levels. Learn more

A growing sport in Dominica, surfing is mainly done on the North East Coast of the island. Find out more about:

Experience jet skying, fly boarding and other water sports

Prince Rupert’s Bay in Portsmouth and Newtown Bay in Roseau are the most common areas to drop anchor. There is also the option to rent boats for a day or extended trip to the neighboring islands. Learn more

Quick Facts

There are many beaches and rivers that can cater to various types of Water Adventure

Popular Beaches: Mero, Purple Turtle, Woodfordhill

Largest Lake: Freshwater Lake

Largest River: Layou

Popular Bays: Soufriere/Scott’s Head, Prince Rupert, Douglas Bay, Roseau

Atlantic: Calibishe, Woodfordhill, Pagua Bay, Marigot, Castle Bruce

Quick Facts

Water Adventures!

Water Adventure

Getting ready to Scuba Dive Scott’s Head Pinnacle

Waitukubuli Adventure Tours Co.
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Updated: September 22, 2018 00:00
Post-Maria Status: Open
Summary: We are a small company which delivers outstanding adventure travel experiences. * Whale & Dolphin Watching * Hidden Waterfall Tours * Deep [...]
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18 Victoria Street

Wanderlust Caribbean
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Updated: July 3, 2018 03:00
Post-Maria Status: We were lucky to not have any structural damage from the hurricane - We're open!
Summary: Adventure Travel has evolved from pure adrenaline seekers to a broader market of explorers seeking to re-connect with nature, [...]
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Pt. Dubique, Calibishie
Calibishie, Dominica
Prices from (USD): $ 450.00

Dive Dominica Ltd – Scuba Diving, Snorkeling & Whale Watching Tours
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Updated: May 4, 2018 00:00
Post-Maria Status: Open
Summary: The gateway to your Scuba Diving adventure.
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Castle Comfort

Seaside Dive Resort at Sunset Bay
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Updated: May 4, 2018 00:00
Post-Maria Status: Open
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Summary: West coast Dive Centre
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Batali River

Extreme Dominica Canyoning Experience
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Updated: March 29, 2018 00:00
Summary: Join the Extreme Dominica team on an epic half day adventure and explore some of the most spectacular canyons [...]
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Cabrits Dive Centre
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Summary: Dominica’s only 5 star Dive Center.
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Dominica Watersports Association
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Summary: Promoting & developing watersports
Location:
Roseau

Surfing in Dominica
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Summary: Surfing spots around Dominica
Location:
Calibishie, Saint Andrew Parish
Woodford Hill, Saint Andrew Parish
Londonderry Beach, Saint Andrew Parish
Pagua Bay, Saint Andrew Parish
Rosalie, Saint David Parish

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