The average daytime temperature is 29°C (83°F) year round, with a 'Drier' Season between December and May, and a 'Wetter' Season between June and November.
Tobago has some of the best diving sites in the Caribbean, numerous idyllic beaches and a large area of rainforest which claims to be the oldest protected forest in the Western world. It is very approachable since it is relatively small.
Tobago is part of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, one of the wealthiest countries in the Caribbean because of the petroleum based industries located in Trinidad. The economy of Tobago is primarily dependent on tourism and government spending.
The population of Tobago is small (54,000) and primarily of African descent with a growing proportion of Trinidadians of East Indian descent and most recently Europeans.
There are several daily flights and a daily ferry service from Trinidad; a variety of accommodations and transportation options and numerous certified tours and tour guides.