St Kitts Sightseeing Tour To Brimstone Hill Fortress With Beach Visit

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    8:45 AM Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise portHotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Port Zante Marina, St Kitts & Nevis
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Ports
    Porte Zante, st kitts
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Journey through the streets of Basseterre and west on the islands main road, passing quaint villages such as Boyds Village and Challengers Village onto Bloody Point and Bloody River named in remembrance of the Carib Indians, the islands first inhabitants. Visit the majestic Brimstone Hill Fortress then enjoy 1-3 hours on either South Friar's Beach or Cockleshell Beach.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Choice of seating available
  • Family friendly
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point

Know More about this tour

You will be picked up at your hotel or from Port Zante in an air-conditioned van or open-air safari which will take on a journey through the streets of Basseterre which boasts the finest examples of Georgian architecture in the Caribbean.

The Circus, formally known as the Berkeley Memorial is modeled after the Piccadilly Circus in London, England. The green clock tower is a historic focal point, of the bustling commercial, financial and trading activity of the islands capital. Journey to Independence Square, formerly known as Pall Mall Square, the former Slave Market.

Heading North, the island main road will take you to the historic St. Georges Anglican Church. Visit the first Anglican Church built in the British Caribbean in Middle Island to view the tombs of Sir Thomas Warner, who landed at Old Road Bay. You will then journey west on the islands main road, passing quaint villages such as Boyds Village and Challengers Village onto Bloody Point and Bloody River named in remembrance of the Carib Indians, the islands first inhabitants. Another historical site is Old Road which was the first British town in the entire Caribbean.
On the journey to Caribelle Batik on the left hand side of the road are stone petroglyphs, reminders of the Caribs. We will then visit Wingfield Estate and Romney Manor to see the magnificent old Saman tree which is more than 400 years old. Enjoy breathtaking views and capture the Islands lush vegetation and verdant hills as you journey to the town of Sandy Point, the islands second largest town. From the island main road, you will see the majestic Brimstone Hill Fortress. Turning right and driving upwards one can hear the sounds of birds and monkeys that live in the dense vegetation bordering the historical site. Brimstone Hill Fortress was built over a period of 104 years, starting in the late 16th century and was inducted as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The 40-acre site occupies different levels and offers spectacular sites of neighboring Caribbean islands. Having stepped back in time at Brimstone Hill, take the excursion back to tropical reality as you meander through the beautiful landscape of the island.
The tour will then proceed back to the capital city passing by an 18-hole golf course and stately homes on the slopes of the majestic hills in the background. Your tour will conclude with a stop at the top of Timothy Hill for a breathtaking view of the Frigate Bay affluent area. Then the tour will journey to South Friars Beach or Cockleshell Beach for the duration of 1-3 hours, depending on your request. Theres nothing like relaxing on the golden sandy beaches, listening to the waves gently lapping against the shoreline and sipping on a refreshing beverage in a tropical paradise.
The scenic drive from the beach adventure to the cruise terminal will be approximately 20-30 minutes.

Inclusions

Hotel guests will be charged an additional fee for hotel pick up and drop off.

Professional guide

Entry/Admission - Brimstone Hill Fortress

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Traveler Reviews

  • 05-Feb-2018

    All I can say it was amazing the views were beautiful the driver big Mac took us around the island I love st kitts one of my favorite island

  • 19-Jan-2018

    the tour guide was amazing. It was a great experience and the views are TO DIE FOR!!! God's glory at its best.
    We highly recommended

  • 11-Jul-2016

    This tour was amazing!

  • 16-Jun-2016

    Thanks Janeel! It was a great trip and we really appreciated your driving skills...some of those roads were heart stoppers! We enjoyed the scenery, the stops were very informative...such history. Thanks for the refreshing drinks...they were very good! The beach was great, will be better when the construction on the road is complete...Owen in Utah

  • 02-Jun-2016

    The tour was good. When we booked our excursion we were told the fort entrance was included. It was not cost us another 40 bucks. So make sure they do what they say they will do. This pertains to Viator.

  • 30-Apr-2016

    Sightseeing tour thru town was good. Had flexibility of options throughout tour. Brimstone Hill Fortress was amazing.