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Harrison's Cave
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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!
Reviewed August 19, 2014

Since the 'refurbishment' of the Caves, this is the first time we have been back. It is SO much better than before. The glass elevator down to the gully floor is brilliant, and the visitor centre and gift shop at the top are great.

The caves themselves have been extended and the ride is longer now, and very interesting. Lots of opportunities for picture taking. Would recommend this as a must if in Barbados.

The washrooms are very clean.

Warning: the ceiling still drips!!!!!!

Thank Jill G
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Reviewed August 18, 2014

But if you have been to other caves before such as manmonth caves in Kentucky, then this might seem just average. The Harrison system of caves is of decent size, but the rooms appear to be made up of relatively newer formations of pure white calcite, of which lacks all of the multicolors, pointy shapes, sculptured animals, nome statues, and yellow or rusty mineral deposits that you might have seen in other more famous caves. Yes there was the occasional details, like nativities here and there, but of course I am spoiled... As a matter of fact, few of the formations departed far from looking like either a wall of wet ice, a wavy curtain, or a bunch of hot dogs, brats, and kielbasa's pointing straight up in the air. The tour guide was excellent but had a difficult time trying to convince us that any of these formations looked like Bob Marley, and the Wailers... He insisted that we needed to use our imagination, and of course to keep it clean minded at best. Despite the lack of really cool formations I think that the development of this site as a tourist attraction was a worthy effort. Adding more colored lights might help. They also have a very beautiful exterior concrete elevator system that takes you down to the bottom of a small valley where the visitor's center is. There you hop on an electric tram that takes you through the caves. I would have liked it better if they showed some of the outside portions of the cave to learn more about the animals that lived there but I did not see any signs of life. In the end I could not help feeling like we missed something down there. The trip was rather short and sweet, and maybe a great learning experience for little kids.

Thank Wayne678
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Reviewed August 18, 2014

Last couple of time we have been to Barbados this has been closed because it has been renovated and developed. It is brilliant. You arrive at a new complex that is bright and well structured. You move to the gully where the cave is via a fantastic glass lift that descends over a 100 feet.
At the lower level you enter a hall that informs you about the formation of Barbados and how the water formed the caves. It is is educational and interesting. You then move to the trams which take you down to the cave via a tunnel cut into the limestone. The guide is informative and easy to listen to.
This claims to be the number one tourist attraction in Barbados and it definitely ties for first place with the catamaran trips to swim with the turtles.

Thank Kate A
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Reviewed August 17, 2014

a great place to take the kids. Caves full of nooks & crannies, Stalagmites and fresh water underground lakes

Thank Jacky T
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Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

The tour of the cave was a one in a lifetime event. It was so beautiful. The guide was informative and the cave is definitely a place of wonder. It was well worth the trip.

Thank jsingh32
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