Barbados Sightseeing Tour: Harrison's Cave, Gardens and St Nicholas Abbey
Visit Harrison's Cave for a tram tour through the tunnels of the cave. Then choose between the rich colors and tropical blooms of Hunte's Gardens or lush tropical ambiance of the Flower Forest for the second stop. Enjoy a photo stop in Bathsheba, famous for its breathtaking beauty before stopping for a lunch at a seaside restaurant with local cuisine. After make your way up Cherry Tree Hill and on to St Nicholas Abbey, the last remaining authentic plantation house of the 17th Century that exists anywhere in the "New World".
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- Local guide
- Bottled water
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Entrance Fees
- Entry/Admission - Harrison's Cave
- Entry/Admission - Hunte's Gardens
- Entry/Admission - Barclays Park
- Entry/Admission - St. Nicholas Abbey
- Entry/Admission - Flower Forest
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Harrison's Cave, Welchman Hall Barbados
The spectacular HARRISON'S CAVE in Barbados is geographically located in the centre of the island, a natural phenomenon unique to the tropical world. Specially designed transport takes you down through the underground tunnels to a sight so beautiful, that few can compare.
In the specially lighted caverns at Harrison's Cave, view the majestic stalactites and stalagmites which have been growing from the floors and ceilings for many centuries. Cascading through the caves, the crystal blue waters form magnificent pools and waterfalls, filling the senses with sights and sounds of such pure wonder.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Hunte's Gardens, Highway 3A Barbados
Hunte's Gardens is a botanical garden and significant tourist attraction in the St Joseph Area of central Barbados. It was created from the 1950s by horticulturist Anthony Hunte in an unusual sink-hole-like gully. It is the top Garden in the Caribbean with many publications and tevevision shows featuring this magical garden
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Bathsheba Beach, Sandy Beach, Bathsheba Barbados
Bathsheba is beautiful; wide white sand beaches stretch along a dramatic coastline of striking rock formations against which the Atlantic rollers break in cascades of foam. What at first glance look like huge boulders washed up on the beach are actually rock formations broken away from ancient coral reef!
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Barclays Park, Ermy Bourne Highway, Benab Barbados
Enjoy Lunch at the seaside at Chill’n Breeze located in Barclays Park
Barclays Park, a 50-acre park climbing up a hillside on the east coast of the island, was opened by HM Queen Elizabeth II in 1966 - the year of Barbados' independence..
Barclays Park overlooks the very scenic Cattlewash area, where the Atlantic waves pound the shores. It's a lovely spot to enjoy the spectacular views and refreshing island breezes. There are plenty of picnic benches, shaded by lovely Casuarina trees.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Cherry Tree Hill, Barbados
Approximately 850 feet above sea-level, this spot offers an excellent view of the "Scotland District" which covers the parish of St.Andrew and is named after the Patron Saint of Scotland.
It is believed that the name "Cherry Tree Hill" originated from the large number of cherry trees which once existed at this location.
Today the road is lined with mahogany trees. As you descend the hill the mahogany trees give way to swaying sugar cane.
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill, Morgan Lewis Barbados
The Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill was built in 1727 it is one of the many Barbadian windmills once used to produce sugar, and one of the two last functioning sugar windmills in the world.
The Morgan Lewis Mill ceased grinding sugarcane for commercial purposes in 1947 and was subsequently given to the Barbados National Trust.
The site was listed in the 1996 World Monuments Watch by the World Monuments Fund. Restoration began by the Barbados National Trust during the following summer. In 1997, financial support was provided by American Express for emergency repairs. The mill was reopened in 1999. With all its original working parts having been preserved intact, the sails were able to turn again after the project was completed.
Stop At: St. Nicholas Abbey, Cherry Tree Hill, BB26007 Barbados
St Nicholas Abbey is located in Saint Peter, Barbados, and is a plantation house, museum and rum distillery Colonel Benjamin Berringer built the house in 1658. This house is one of only three genuine Jacobean mansions in the Western Hemisphere. It's similar to the English Jacobean-era manor houses of the first half of the seventeenth century, the period between the Tudor and Georgian styles, beginning in the reign of James I.
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Glory Tours, Bridgetown Cruise Port, Bridgetown Barbados
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Stop At: Flower Forest, Richmond Plantation St Joseph, Barbados, BB Barbados
As an alternative to Huntes Gardens. Customers can choose to visit Flower Forest. Both venues are not visited. Flower Forest has long windy trails through beautiful tropical forestry accompanied by colourful tropical blooms.
Duration: 45 minutes
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Please be on time for your tour. For Cruise Port Pick ups please take note of the following informationWhen you disembark the cruise ship you will make your way through the cruise terminal. Please follow the green line on the ground to the general exit. At the general exit you will make a left turn making your way to the departure area for all tours. Please go to gate one which is the first gate on your right to meet your tour guide. Pick up time is 8:35amPorts
Departure Time :8:30 AM
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Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- This tour is suitable for cruises arriving by 8:00am and departing by 5:00pm or later
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Infant meals not included
- At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
- Infant seats available
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.