When we think of Barbados, we picture beautiful golden sandy beaches, warm Caribbean sunshine and calm, turquoise waters just some of the reasons visitors return time and time again.
Barbados has something for everyone, from the abundance of history, water-sports, polo, horse racing, surfing, golf, nightlife, dining and of course the welcoming Bajan people.
Catamarans and day sails in Barbados.
What could be more blissful than a day, evening, or even a few hours afloat the warm azure waters of the Caribbean Sea. Take in the spellbinding beauty, sounds and scents of Barbados. Enjoy the views of the coastline from the water. Watch the flying fish dance in the sunshine. A day out on a catamaran will probably be your best day in Barbados.
Whether you are a couple looking for a sultry sunset cruise or a family/group of friends seeking a fun and fabulous Barbados boat trip, Barbados has many options from which to choose.
Dining out in Barbados
Barbados has an eclectic selection of bars and restaurants. You can enjoy everything from Bajan sticky chicken from a beachside shack to quiet candlelit dinners and ocean- side five star cuisine.
Water sports in Barbados
With endless stretches of clear turquoise sea there is an abundance of water sports in Barbados to choose from. Here are some of our favourite water sports in Barbados - Paddle Boarding – Surfing – Scuba Diving – Deep Sea Fishing
Land Sports in Barbados
For a relatively compact island you can enjoy a wide range of sports in Barbados. Whether you are seeking activities on land or in the water, there are pursuits and sports in Barbados for all to enjoy – Golf – Polo – Horse-riding – Tennis – Horse Racing – Cricket
Places of Interest in Barbados
Some of the most popular places of interest in Barbados include - St Nicholas Abbey - Hunte's Garden - Andromeda Botanic Gardens - Orchid World - Harrisons Cave - Barbados Wildlife Reserve
Spas and Wellness in Barbados
What better way to complete a blissful holiday to Barbados than indulging the mind, body and soul with a relaxing day or treatment at one of many luxurious spas on the island.
Tours and Excursions in Barbados
There are many tours and excursions offered across the island and we would highly recommend taking the opportunity to enjoy them if you want to make your trip truly memorable. Many of these tours in Barbados are run by local guides who take great delight in sharing their knowledge and personal tales of Bajan life. We receive very positive feedback from guests who have been on these trips. For example a few ideas are : Barbados Jeep Safari - Snorkel Tour and Bridgetown Shopping Experience - Oistins Fish Fry - The British Airways Concorde Experience
Key Facts about Barbados;
Where is the island of Barbados : Barbados is the most well known and established Caribbean Island. It is also the most easterly island, lying 62 miles East of the Leeward Island Chain.
Getting to Barbados : Grantley Adams International Airport is an international gateway and is served by numerous scheduled flights from around the world.
Local Currency : Barbados Dollars - US$ are also widely used and accepted.
Time Zone : GMT -4
Entry requirements : Full passport (6 months validity ) return ticket - for visas please check.
Electricity : 110v/50ac
Climate : Average Temperatures 29 - 32.
Heaviest Rainfall June - November
Local Language : Official Language is English.
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