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Animal Flower Cave

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Address: North Point, Barbados
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+1 246-439-8797
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9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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NOTE : THE CAVE IS A NATURAL SEA CAVE - IT IS SLIPPERY, IT IS WET, IT IS A...

NOTE : THE CAVE IS A NATURAL SEA CAVE - IT IS SLIPPERY, IT IS WET, IT IS A SEA CAVE. WE DO SEND A GUIDE WITH EACH TOUR TO AIDE PEOPLE AS NEEDED.

WE DO ADVISE THE ELDERLY AND THOSE NOT FIRM ON THEIR FEET TO STAY 'UP TOP'AND ENJOY THE SCENERY AND MAYBE A RUM PUNCH OR TWO!

A Natural Wonder of Barbados not to be missed. Located at the most northerly tip of the Island is the Animal Flowr Cave where the coastal scenery is spectacular.

The cave got its name from the tube worms that are found in its many rock pools, these are seasonal however so not always in residence, regardless the cave itself is still well worth a visit. You can even swim inside the largest rock pool inside the cave which a fantastic adventure all by itself. Make sure you bring your swim wear and towels.

The views from the naturally formed windows out to the ocean are fabulous so bring your camera too.

There is now a new restaurant on site and seating area with panoramic sea views, there is a children's playpark too so plan to spend some time with us enjoying the cool sea breezes and the fabulous views that we love to share with you all.

NOTE : THE CAVE IS A NATURAL SEA CAVE - IT IS SLIPPERY, IT IS WET, IT IS A SEA CAVE. WE DO SEND A GUIDE WITH EACH TOUR TO AIDE PEOPLE AS NEEDED.

WE DO ADVISE THE ELDERLY AND THOSE NOT FIRM ON THEIR FEET TO STAY 'UP TOP'AND ENJOY THE SCENERY AND MAYBE A RUM PUNCH OR TWO!

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Breathtaking coast line

We went here as part of a full island tour, and it was definitely one of the top highlights of the day. Although we didn't go into the caves, we spent considerable time... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here as part of a full island tour, and it was definitely one of the top highlights of the day. Although we didn't go into the caves, we spent considerable time photographing the coast on either side of the cave area. The waves were quite large and powerful the day we were there, and it made for quite... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We did not enter the caves, just admired the scenery from atop. A beautiful restaurant on the cliffs edge . Quaint little gift shops with nice hand crafted items. Make sure you take a taxi who knows the way, don't do public transit, it will take you for ever and you will get lost, no signs to give direction

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been coming to Barbados for 7 years and always promised ourselves a visit. We are so pleased that we did so as the views are fabulous. This is a part of Barbados that many visitors miss which is a shame. Very well organised with a decent restaurant - cave visits are with a guide.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is great spot for a lunch stop. The restaurant is great, good food and amazing views. Take a walk around the cliff tops to see some breath taking views of the ocean crashing against the rocks, absolutely stunning. Didn't bother with the flow cave but this was well worth a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Must see!!! Stunningly beautiful. Great photo and video opp. This place is different then any other part of the island. This has caves and critters, for the brave as well as huge stunning cliffs!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are planning an island tour be sure this location is on it. The view is incredible! The caves are amazing , and the tour guides are very informative. The water was too rough for us to swim in the caves, but it would be awsome if we could have done that. The grounds have great trails to walk... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Worth the drive to see the incredible views of cliffs and crashing east coast waves! Everything except the cave is free. The cafe is decent, with washrooms. Had an icecream and watched the waves from the shaded seating areas around the cliff. Play park for kids. Souvenirs Walked around the cliff area; not good for kids. Keep them super supervised.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Super cool spot. If you are in the northern part of the island its a must see. Dont forget your swimming clothes ;)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

...the experience on the grounds was worth the stop (on a Williams Tours excursion). The day was sunny and the seas were rough. Glad we weren't on a boat! But the wave action against the cliffs was magnificent and mesmerizing. Please check out the couple of photos I've posted.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place by accident, starting driving north and seen the signs, just kept following and arrived 20mins later. Had a good look around, not much to see really. The little shop with touristy stuff was ok. Cliffs and water smashing into the rocks. Didn't use the restaurant and bar but looked ok. The caves were cool but bit boring... More 

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