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Rum Tasting

rum Barbados

Barbados is the home of the oldest rum distillery in the world. Mount Gay has been producing smooth rums since 1703 and it is no secret that the favourite drink of the Caribbean people is different varieties of rum. Visit one of the distilleries or go for a rum tasting tour to learn the historic stories and culture of rum making. Sit out on the patio at one of the many beach front restaurants and try a smooth rum as you watch the sun set over the ocean.


Scuba Diving

scuba Barbados

There is no better way to explore the waters of the Atlantic Ocean than scuba diving in Barbados. With many dive sites around the island there is one like no other you will find. 140 feet under the waters you will find the SS Stavronikita Wreck Dive site. The Greek Freighter sunk in 1978 due to a fire which damaged the 356 foot boat beyond repair. It is now surrounded by brightly coloured coral reefs, and tropical fish which make an interesting and beautiful dive.


Atlantis Submarine

Atlantis Submarine Barbados

The Atlantis Submarine tour in Barbados is a family friendly way to experience the depth of the ocean without going scuba diving, or even getting wet at all! These tours are an informative and exciting way to view a shipwreck that is sunken at 130 feet down. You can choose to take a tour during the day or a night time tour for a different view. Tours are 2 hours and this is something you defining wont want to miss.


Fishing Tour

fishing tour Barbados

Fishing in Barbados is sure to bring you joy. There are several types of tours available such as; deep sea fishing, offshore fishing, inshore fishing and more. You will have the opportunity to go on a guided tour where you will be taken to the hot spots to fish for Wahoo, Sailfish, Tuna, Mahi Mahi and Barracuda in the calm ocean waters. The tours provide everything you might need in the way of tackle, rods, bait and even cold drinks and snacks.


Harrison’s Cave

Harrison’s Cave Barbados

This underground cave is an incredible site, which is rated one of the top things to do in Barbados. You can jump on the tram for a guided tour through the caves. Inside the caves there is a stream, waterfalls and crystallized rock formations, with lighting placed strategically inside the cave to showcase the wonderful views.


Smell The Flowers

Smell The Flowers Barbados

The beautiful gardens in Barbados are full of tropical flora that is appealing to nature lovers, photographers and those who want an enchanting experience of the Barbados lands. The 3 most popular gardens to visit are the Flower Forest, Hunte’s Gardens and Andromeda Botanic Gardens. Each garden is unique in its own way and there is an array of old trees, blossoming flowers and plants you cant find anywhere else in the world. Birds sing as you walk through the peaceful pathways in the gardens as you become one with nature.


Take An Off Road Tour

Take An Off Road Tour Barbados

Jeep tours are ready to take you to places on the island you can’t see any other way. By accessing the hard to reach areas you will get to see nature at its finest. It is an exciting way to visit remote beaches, valleys and forested areas where many stops will be made so you can take a swim and have a picnic lunch. There are different jeep safari tours you can choose from, which range in time duration and what kind of sites you want to see, so you can customize your tour experience, just the way you like it.

Barbados is full of things to do for any adventure seekers or those who want to relax. Try some local rum and some local dishes and enjoy the scenery and beauty around you when visiting Barbados.