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Hunte's Gardens (Saint Joseph Parish)
Ranked #1 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Stavronikita (Bridgetown)
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$60* and up
Ranked #2 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: For the expert deep-sea diver, a 360-foot freighter ship sitting in 130 feet of water and populated by all kinds of tropical... more » Owner description: For the expert deep-sea diver, a 360-foot freighter ship sitting in 130 feet of water and populated by all kinds of tropical marine life. « less
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Carlisle Bay (Bridgetown)
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$60* and up
Ranked #3 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
This bay is best known for its calm, sheltered waters, perfect for swimming and scuba diving.
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Dover Beach (St Lawrence Gap)
Ranked #4 of 104 attractions in Barbados
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Bottom Bay (Saint Philip Parish)
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$68* and up
Ranked #5 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Bathsheba Beach (Bathsheba)
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$68* and up
Ranked #6 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Owner description: This beach offers spectacular views of the island, but watch out if you want to go swimming - strong undercurrents can make... more » Owner description: This beach offers spectacular views of the island, but watch out if you want to go swimming - strong undercurrents can make swimming here dangerous. « less
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Ranked #7 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Outdoors
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Rockley Beach (Hastings)
Ranked #8 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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St. Nicholas Abbey (Bridgetown)
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$128* and up
Ranked #9 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: PLAN YOUR VISITTICKETSBDS$ 35 AdultsBDS$ 20 ChildrenTicket prices include entrance to St. Nicholas Abbey, inclusive the great... more » Owner description: PLAN YOUR VISITTICKETSBDS$ 35 AdultsBDS$ 20 ChildrenTicket prices include entrance to St. Nicholas Abbey, inclusive the great house, gardens and gullies, rum distillery and nearby Cherry Tree Hill, a historic avenue of Mahogany Trees located just outside the main gate. Cherry Tree Hill offers a breathtaking view of the island's East Coast.Guests can also enjoy a charming home movie c.1935, museum and a complimentary drink (fruit punch or rum punch).Guided tours, subject to availability, are provided at no extra fee. Please enquire with the guides at the entrance to the great house.It is recommended that groups of ten or more persons book in advance. Please enquire about group tours or school programmes using our online reservation request form. Special meals or assistance for guests with special needs may also be made in advance.HOURS OF OPERATIONSt. Nicholas Abbey is open 6 days per week; the Plantation is closed on Saturdays.Sunday - Friday10.00am - 3.30pmPlease check our Calendar of Events for information on the steam mill's operation schedule.While we suggest a minimum of 1 hour for your visit, ideally guests will spend approximately 30 minutes in the great house and approximately 1-2 hours touring the grounds and gardens, Cherry Tree Hill, rum distillery, home movie and museum. We recommend starting your tour no later than 3pm.The Terrace Café serves lunch, tea and other light refreshments during opening hours. « less
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Ranked #10 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Enterprise Beach looks great in pictures, but it is also good for swimming.
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Maxwell Beach (Maxwell)
Ranked #11 of 104 attractions in Barbados
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Crane Beach (Union Hall)
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$68* and up
Ranked #12 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

Crane Beach remains a beautiful beach, but there is evidence of erosion due to hurricanes. The beach is now very narrow at high tide. There is no admission charge to the beach... more »

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Accra Beach (Christ Church Parish)
Ranked #13 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Harrison's Cave (Saint Thomas Parish)
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$128* and up
Ranked #14 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
Owner description: Located in the central uplands of Barbados, is a magnificent attraction with a world class property and unmatched beauty... more » Owner description: Located in the central uplands of Barbados, is a magnificent attraction with a world class property and unmatched beauty anywhere else in the Caribbean. Harrison's Cave is a massive underground cave stream system, with awesome caverns and crystallized formations. Enjoy an unparalleled underground experience as you journey aboard a tram, past clear streams and cascading waterfalls. This phenomenal underground attraction, is one of Barbados’ premier visitor attractions, truly a must see when on vacation.Enjoy an unparalleled underground experience on one of our tours. On the Tram Tour you will journey aboard a tram, past clear streams and cascading waterfalls on a guided, driven tour of the caves awesome caverns. Looking for more adventure? The Eco-Adventure Tour is perfect for nature enthusiasts. Trek along our scenic gully trail before embarking on this amazing underground exploration; crawling and climbing as you traverse some of the caves natural passages.With other exciting tours also available, including our Scenic Gully tours, Walk- In Cave Tours, the amazing educational programs like the Harrison’s Cave Bat Program and Technical tour, Harrison’s Cave offers visitors to Barbados an entire new world to discover in one attraction.Unearth the Adventure! « less
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Worthing Beach (Christ Church Parish)
Ranked #15 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #16 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Alongside Barbados Museum, site of former British soldier barracks, now used for horse racing.
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Paynes Bay Beach (Saint James Parish)
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$87* and up
Ranked #17 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Welchman Hall Gully (Saint Thomas Parish)
Ranked #18 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open to the public. There are several troops of... more » Owner description: A lush Tropical Forest located in a collapsed cave and the only forest open to the public. There are several troops of monkeys are that fed between 1030am and 12pm daily. Also offering guided tours at 1030am Monday to Fridays during the months of December to April. « less
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Ranked #19 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Owner description: Tiyi By Design is an exclusive Caribbean brand producing exquiste, hand crafted art jewelry. Each piece is individually... more » Owner description: Tiyi By Design is an exclusive Caribbean brand producing exquiste, hand crafted art jewelry. Each piece is individually designed by professional metalsmith/art jeweller, Ichia Tiyi.The artist will work in the studio for the visitor to view the process live, and they can also learn to create a small piece of jewelry for themselves. « less
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Animal Flower Cave (Saint Joseph Parish)
Ranked #20 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
Owner description: A series of caves at sea level that have been eroded by the sea and are now populated by (and named after) sea anemones,... more » Owner description: A series of caves at sea level that have been eroded by the sea and are now populated by (and named after) sea anemones, flower-shaped animals. « less
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Flower Forest (Saint Thomas Parish)
Ranked #21 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Forests; Gardens; Outdoors
Former sugar plantation now a botanical paradise: the flowers and plants in this garden will take your breath away.
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Kensington Oval (Bridgetown)
Ranked #22 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Sports Complexes; Theaters & Stadiums
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Barbados Concorde Experience (Christ Church Parish)
Ranked #23 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #24 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Ranked #25 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Hastings Beach (Hastings)
Ranked #26 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #27 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: A nineteen year-old George Washington spent two months at this house, making Barbados the only foreign nation Washington ever... more » Owner description: A nineteen year-old George Washington spent two months at this house, making Barbados the only foreign nation Washington ever visited. « less
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St. James Parish Church (Saint James Parish)
Ranked #28 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Limegrove Cinemas (Holetown)
Ranked #29 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Owner description: Limegrove Cinemas features table service, competitive pricing, Dolby 3D and Dolby Digital sound. Conveniently located on the... more » Owner description: Limegrove Cinemas features table service, competitive pricing, Dolby 3D and Dolby Digital sound. Conveniently located on the West Coast of Barbados in the trend setting Limegrove Lifestyle Centre. The popular menu includes bacon cheddar cheese burgers, personal pizzas, seasoned curly fries, samosas, beer, wine, champagne, soft drinks and real theatre popcorn. Service is prompt and friendly. Reservations are recommended - Call 271-0071. « less
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Ranked #30 of 104 attractions in Barbados
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: A wonderful collection of plants with a relaxing pond at the heart of these historic Gardens. Journey through these Gardens... more » Owner description: A wonderful collection of plants with a relaxing pond at the heart of these historic Gardens. Journey through these Gardens at your leisure and marvel at the vision of its creator, Iris Bannochie. A plant-lovers' paradise. A unique place to visit, get married, picnic or hire for you own special event. Andromeda Botanic Gardens -sustainable, beautiful, unforgettable. « less
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