Two tourists and their guide have been robbed at gunpoint in Antigua.

The tourists, a Canadian couple, were visiting the island on the MS Celebrity Summit.

The incident occurred when the couple and their guide were on their way to Deep Bay for a guided swim.

The tour guide’s car was stolen – a silver pick-up truck – along with some of the couple’s valuable items.

The two assailants were masked, but have been identified as men.

Among the items stolen were the Canadian couple’s passports.

Police have confirmed that no one was harmed during the incident.

“The visitors at no time were near the scene with the alleged incident took place,” police have said.