Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Bridgetown, Barbados


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Bridgetown, Barbados

Overview

The City of Bridgetown is the vibrant, capital city of the island nation of Barbados. Geographically, the Bridgetown port is located on the southwestern coast of the island along the Caribbean Sea and is the most easterly of all the Caribbean islands. Steeped in a rich history and culture, visitors will see a mix of the old and the new, with historic sites standing next to modern structures. Travelers will love the diverse shopping, dining and culture experiences Bridgetown offers.

Things to Do

Iconic Neighborhoods

  • Speightstown- Also known as Little Bristol, the town is the second largest on the island and boasts a long and intriguing history. The historical buildings and architecture dates back to the early settlement of Barbados. Pick up some fresh fruits and vegetables from the sidewalk vendors.
  • Holetown- One of the first settlements of Barbados, this town is located right in the heart of the tourist district on the west coast of the island. This area of town is full of excellent restaurants, shopping, hotels and night life.
Hotels

Radisson Aquatica Resort Barbados
Address: Aquatic Gap, Carlisle Bay, PO Box 639, Bridgetown, St. Michael, Barbados
Phone: +1 246-426-4000
2.7 miles to cruise terminal

Hilton Barbados Resort
Address: Needham's Point St. Michael, Bridetown, 11000, Barbados
Phone: +1 246-426-0200
2.8 miles to cruise terminal

Activities
  • Visit the Barbados Parliament Museum to learn about to learn about the development of democracy in Barbados since 1629 until present time. The West Wing of Parliament offers traditional exhibits, artistic impressions and modern interactive experiences.
  • See how sugarcane is made in rum at Mount Fay Rum Distillery. Sample the different products that are made on the island while doing a tasting with some food pairings.
Family Friendly
  • Harrison’s Cave is located in the heart of Barbados and is an underground limestone carven. Accessible by tram, view the streams, pools, stalagmites and stalactites that cover the area. Learn about the history and geology during a walking tour.
  • Walk around the 6 acre Andromeda Botanic Gardens. Relax by the main pond and enjoy the all the tropical varieties of orchids, palms, hibiscus and cacti.

Driving Directions

University Row,
Princess Alice Highway,
Bridgetown, Barbados
West Indies

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