Surfing is big on Tortola's North Shore, particularly when the winter swells come in to Josiah's and Apple bays. Rent surfboards starting at $65 for a full day.

HIHO. Lots of good surfboards and stand-up paddleboards are available for rent as well as for sale. The staff will give you advice on the best spots to put in your board. Trellis Bay, Trellis Bay, Beef Island, VG1110. 284/494–7694;