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St. Kitts
Lush and luxuriant, the exotic tropical island nation of St. Kitts and Nevis is a romantic paradise. St. Kitts' wonderful beaches remain relatively crowd-free, and nature lovers delight in seeing lava formations, tropical forest and lagoons and underwater marvels while snorkeling or diving. Among more than 200 historical sites, former plantation homes now offer elegant accommodation. Eco-rambles, bio-tours and climbing are Nevis attractions. Rent cars or mopeds on-island and catch ferries between the two.

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Nearby recommended attractions:

Clay Villa Plantation House & Gardens
Clay Villa Plantation House & Gardens(Challengers)
Attractions includes a Plantation Home, Natural Gardens, Museum, Gift Shop, Cellar Pub and Wildlife. Activities includes Family Tours, Groups and no age limit.
Attraction type: Visitor Centers
Brimstone Hill Fortress
Brimstone Hill Fortress
The 'Gibraltar of the West Indies', this massive fortress on a limestone hilltop rises nearly 800 feet above sea level.
Attraction type: Historic Sites; National Parks
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Romney Manor
Romney Manor(Basseterre)
This old plantation estate houses the Caribelle Batik works. You can watch colorful, tie-dye clothes being made.
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Gardens
Greg's Safaris
Greg's Safaris(Basseterre)
Owner description: Greg was born and brought up on St. Kitts and Nevis and following his return home from College in Nova Scotia Canada in 1980, started working at his Parents hotel, the Ocean... more Owner description: Greg was born and brought up on St. Kitts and Nevis and following his return home from College in Nova Scotia Canada in 1980, started working at his Parents hotel, the Ocean Terrace Inn, with one of his jobs being to do tours for the hotels guests. While growing up on St. Kitts, Greg's parents became leaders in the local Tourism Industry, starting one of the first hotels in the islands, with Greg's Dad, eventually receiving the "Order of the British Empire" (OBE), from the St. Kitts Government for his outstanding achievements in local Industry. This has given Greg a unique grounding as well as a deep sense of understanding for his home country and coupled with his tourism training abroad, has allowed him to become one of leading and longest serving tour guides in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis. Greg and his team of certified Tour Guides have won many awards from the Tourism Authority for their businesses high standards of service. From the very beginning Greg has used modified, 4X4 Land Rovers to do his "unique" island Safaris with. Being specially made, the 8 Land Rovers he uses today, are all open sided with mostly forward facing, stadium orientated seating, that provide his guests with the best way to experience exploring beyond the shores of St. Kitts and Nevis. Greg's Safaris is the only tour company in the Federation that uses 4X4 Land Rovers for touring on both islands! For your private, half days hiking pleasure, Greg has created two "unique looped hiking trails", one at the Phillips Mountain Valley (2 miles long), and at the other at the Wingfield River Valley (2 1/2 miles long), on St. Kitts. His company is also the only one on St. Kitts to offer driving tours from coast to coast through the lushly forested interior and while traveling through the mountains his guests would have access to a private 5 acre "mountain top property", perched1000 feet sea level, a place of cool temperatures and breathtaking views, that can only be experienced on a "one of kind" 4X4 Safari Tour with him and his guides. Greg is one of the founding members of the St. Christopher National Trust and as well, sits on the Central Forest Reserve National Park Committee. He is also a Life Member of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, The Brimstone Hill National Park and is also part owner of Sky Safaris, a company he started in 2009. less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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Cockleshell Beach
Cockleshell Beach(Basseterre)
Attraction type: Beaches
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Nearby recommended restaurants:

Spice Mill Restaurant
Spice Mill Restaurant
Cuisines: Pizza, Thai
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Marshall's
Marshall's
Ranked #1 of 33 Restaurants in Basseterre
Cuisines: Caribbean
Good for: Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Bombay Blues Restaurant
Bombay Blues Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 26 Restaurants in Frigate Bay
Price: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Vegetarian, Chinese, Indian
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Shipwreck Beach Bar and Grill
Shipwreck Beach Bar and Grill
Ranked #4 of 92 Restaurants in St. Kitts
Cuisines: Caribbean, Barbecue
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Marshalls
Marshalls
Ranked #5 of 92 Restaurants in St. Kitts
Price: $21 - $30
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Seaview Inn
3.0 of 5
Seaview Inn
$72 - $75
Ranked #2 of 7 Basseterre B&B and Inns
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Montpelier Plantation & Beach
4.0 of 5
Montpelier Plantation & Beach
$175 - $551
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Charlestown
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Montpelier Plantation & Beach
4.0 of 5
Montpelier Plantation & Beach
$175 - $551
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Charlestown
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Ocean Terrace Inn
4.0 of 5
Ocean Terrace Inn
$185 - $367
Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Basseterre
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St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino
4.0 of 5
St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino
$153 - $408
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Frigate Bay
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Timothy Beach Resort
3.0 of 5
Timothy Beach Resort
$116 - $222
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Frigate Bay
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Ottley's Plantation Inn
4.0 of 5 Ottley's Plantation Inn
$207 - $463
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Basseterre
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Belle Mont Farm
5.0 of 5 Belle Mont Farm
$500 - $796
Ranked #1 of 7 Basseterre B&B and Inns
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Marriott's St. Kitts Beach Club
4.0 of 5
Marriott's St. Kitts Beach Club
$234 - $835
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.