This tour contains all the key elements that make our beautiful island truly unique!Take in Basseterre, the capital, with its rich history, Romney Manor, and the beautiful Botanical gardens, the Tomb of Samuel Jefferson and his best friend Sir Thomas Warner, the magnificent (MUST SEE) iconic structure – the Brimstone Hill Fortress – viewed as an one of the best examples of fortification in the world today and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, recently voted by USA TODAY as one of the top 10 things in the world to see! You will enjoy a glorious 45 minute exploration of the environ and the stunning panoramic views, including views of neighbouring Islands – visible on a clear day. There is an orientation room, a museum, a cafe gift shop with local books and crafts and an audio hand held guide-giving information in various languages. Restrooms are also available. You can then relax at the beach, the Shipwreck Beach Bar at one end, is laid back, with great snorkelling and reasonably priced food, and you get to see the wild green monkeys and mongoose which come out to feed at about 1 pm – a nice Kodak moment. The New and more upmarket Carambola Beach Club with its 5 star bathrooms (loved by everyone) great water sports, massage tables, beautiful modern sun beds and umbrellas and a fabulous restaurant. Carambola is a little more expensive than the other beach bars but offers a more sophisticated touch to savour. Choose which beach bars suit your needs then relax at the beach for as long as u like as long as there is a consensus for the pickup time.
Cost: US$48 per person. Includes entrance fee, beach transfer and pickup.
Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes, not including the beach time.
Activity Level: Easy
The Best of St Kitts Tour “PLUS”In addition to the above, this includes a tour of the the Amazing Grace Experience Visitor Centre, at which a complimentary drink is offered on entry. It’s a 30 minute stop that tells the inspiring and dramatic story of John Newton, who wrote the song “Amazing Grace”. The story has all the ingredients that make for a good visitor experience and the core attraction is an audio-video presentation staged in a new purpose built themed theatre.
Cost: US$58 per person. Includes entry at Amazing Grace Experience Visitor Centre.
Activity Level: Easy
Photo Credit: Catholic church and Independence Square via St. Kitts Nevis Visitor