The Grange Bay and Mount Irvine beaches are within a 5-10 minute walk of Avocado Cottage. It is a pleasant walk across the golf course. These are some of the best beaches in Tobago with Mount Irvine beach being sheltered on oneend and ideal for swimming and the other end is popular with surfers. Buccoo beach is also nearby, being about a 10 minute walk. This is the location of the ‘Sunday School’ evening every Sunday where you can hear a steel band and other music.
Also within easy 10 minute driving distance is the Crown Point and Pigeon Point areas with lots of bars and eating places. There are several eating places nearer to the property. The main town, Scarborough, is only a 15 minutes drive away. It is also the same distance to the airport.
- Snorkelling and scuba diving
- Mountain biking
- Island tours on land or by sea
The island is only 26 miles by 7 ½ miles making it easy to explore by car. There are often events taking place, the carnival is around February time and the Plymouth Jazzfest is in April at which Rod Stewart and Whitney Houston appeared this year, and various other events occur throughout the year.