This sunshine paradise is a great place to tour - spectacularly beautiful, friendly and crazy for cricket.
You'll find fantastic club grounds, enthusiastic and knowledgeable locals and the chance to delve into the vibrant culture of this English-speaking island with its gorgeous beaches and delicious food.
Fixtures in Antigua
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Antigua is a real treat for the keen cricketer, with sunshine, superb facilities and a true passion for the game.
The cricket-mad Antiguans are known for bowling fast and hitting the ball far, giving your team a real sporting challenge. The locals have a passion for the sport and love to discuss the game with visitors. Time between matches and training can be spent soaking up the sun on beautiful beaches, cruising the clear waters and enjoying the vibrant yet easygoing culture.
Antigua has given the world some legendary cricketers including Andy Roberts, Richie Richardson, Curtly Ambrose. But it’s most famous cricketing son has to be Sir Vivian Richards who has a $60m stadium named in his honour. On our cricket tours to Antigua, you can take the unique chance to play in this impressive test venue.
Our range of side trips on our school sports tours helps you to soak up the best of the island. Enjoy a catamaran cruise along the coast, stopping for a snorkel in the clear waters, or head inland on a 4WD safari through plantations and villages to find remote beaches. And tuck into lip-smacking Caribbean food to the sound of the steel band at Shirley Heights as you look over the English Harbour.
With over 40 years experience in sports touring, our relationships with clubs and schools are by far the strongest in the industry. We draw on extensive networks to provide fixtures that are pitched perfectly for your team. They challenge you to develop your cricketing skills, while also giving you a chance to shine. It’s no wonder that 95% of all our fixtures around the world are rated ‘just right’.
Support and safety
Our friendly staff are here to support you with everything from paperwork and risk assessments to promoting your tour. And while you’re away, you can call our round-the-clock phone line to help you deal with any incidents or emergencies. We’re backed by TUI Travel PLC, the world’s largest leisure travel group, bringing you unbeatable financial security. And we assess all the accommodation, transport and excursion suppliers on our sports tours to make sure they meet our high standards.
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What you'll experience
A catamaran cruise past the English Harbour, swimming and snorkelling, a tour of the Sir Viv Richards Stadium, a 4WD safari to plantations and villages and superb views from Shirley Heights.
The Jolly Beach Resort is an all-inclusive resort with a buffet restaurant offering a wide variety of food and catering for all dietary requirements
We are always on hand to help during your tour:
- 24-hour telephone support to deal with any incidents
- Access to excellent local knowledge from area experts
- Backed up by TUI AG and ATOL, IATA and ABTA bonded