Best Natural Attractions in Barbados


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Barbados Wildlife Reserve and Grenade Hall Forest

Best Natural Attractions in Barbados

The Barbados Wildlife Reserve has a beautiful mahogany forest, a reserved habitat, where you can observe a broad cross-section of wildlife (including a great number of Barbados Green Monkeys) at close quarters in their own environment. The animals, with the exception of the very large pythons and boas, are not caged and go about their daily business as if they were completely in the wild. Y More info

Hunte's Gardens

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Anthony Hunte's extraordinarily beautiful garden is located in lush scenic highlands close to Barbados' Scotland District. Visitors may wander through for an hour or so, sit and enjoy a cup of tea or a rum punch or bring along a picnic and settle down to drink in the atmosphere and beauty of the place comfortably seated in one of the several areas designed for that purpose. The garden, a natura More info

Flower Forest

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Located 750 feet above sea level, the Flower Forest is a well tended nature reserve of mature rain forest planted with a wide variety of tropical blooms. The well maintained path along which visitors of all ages can take a leisurely stroll enjoys some spectacular panoramic views of Barbados' dramatic Scotland District and east coast. The area is also home to the Barbados Green Monkey and a vari More info

Harrison's Cave

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Signature Tram Tour In the central uplands of Barbados lies one of its greatest wonders, Harrison’s Cave. This breathtakingly beautiful, limestone cavern is a testament to nature’s mastery. Journey by tram through the cave past streams, waterfalls, crystal clear pools and towering columns. Gaze in wonder at the flowstone and beauty of the stalactites and stalagmites which adorn the cave.  More info

Earthworks Pottery

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From small beginnings founded by Goldie Spieler in the mid-70s, Earthworks Pottery has mastered the ability to marry form with function in colourful but elegant expression. The studio and pottery, located on a breezy hillside (a fabulous photo-op) boasts beautiful mosaic-tiled walls done by Earthworks themselves, a demonstration perhaps of the endless creativity to be found within. Its an unpreten More info

Exclusive Cottons of the Caribbean

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Resplendent in brown and white at harvest, Barbados' cotton fields reflect our unique heritage. But this is not not your 'garden-variety' Gossypium. West Indian Sea Island Cotton (WISIC) is a unique strain with a distinguished reputation and endless possibilities. WISIC is sought after for its coolness, durability, versatility like any other cotton but it is set apart by its suppleness, smoothness More info

Animal Flower Cave

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The Animal Flower Cave is a geological wonder not to be missed in Barbados. Located at the most northerly point of the island it affords views of awesome coastal scenery where the Atlantic swells make their first landfall and pound the beautiful coral limestone cliffs of Barbados. Whales are spotted passing in February and March. The cave has several caverns filled with crystal clear rock pools. T More info

Welchman Hall Gully

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Welchman Hall Gully provides a beautiful mile long walk through an abundance of flourishing tropical trees, plants and flowers that are well labeled. There are benches strategically placed throughout the gully where visitors can sit, relax and enjoy the tranquility or enjoy a picnic. The troop of Barbados Green Monkeys that have made the gully their home are spotted throughout the day but they are More info

PEG Farm & Nature Reserve

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At PEG, they are practicing a new style of agriculture - biodynamics, free range animal husbandry, permaculture and holistic management. Led by enthusiastic and knowledgeable local guides, their walking Eco Tour explores every aspect of the farm. This includes learning about their cutting edge farming principles, traditional uses of native Bajan plants in their medicinal garden, seeing free range More info

Andromeda Botanic Gardens

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A journey through this enchanting seaside landscape in Bathsheba reveals surprises around every corner. Created by multi-award winning horticulturalist Iris Bannochie who planted an unparalleled variety of plants collected from around the world. Today the management team of Passiflora Ltd. work with international volunteers and interns to bring you a magical organic garden. It is a garden both for More info