Excursions

CATAMARAN EL TIGRE

Designed and built by one of the World’s top Catamaran Designers, our 60 foot catamaran will excite the sailor with her exhilarating performance while soothing the timid with her stability and comfort. She is well known throughout the Caribbean for her high speeds and recognized by many throughout the World who have visited and sailed on her time and time again either in St. Maarten or here in Barbados. For your comfort we sail with limited numbers on all cruises. The Captain and crew are professional and dedicated to making our trip the most memorable day of your vacation. Be sure to book your desired day as soon as possible to avoid disappointment!

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PLACES OF INTEREST & EXCURSIONS HARRISON’S CAVE

Barbados, the most easterly island in the Caribbean, is the home of Harrison’s Cave. This magnificent, crystallized limestone cavern is said to be one of the wonders of the world. Its pure clear water and flowing streams helped to create the beautiful stalactites and stalagmites which propagate the cave. You will be amazed by nature’s mastery as you journey through this living cave. Join us and Unearth the Adventure. Travel deep beneath the earth and explore the wonders of nature. Hear the rushing of the streams and see the calm glassy pools. Be amazed by the different shapes and sizes of the stalactites and stalagmites and delight in the delicate flowstone formations. See the early explorers entrance and experience some of their adventure. Travelling by tram, you will be directed by knowledgeable tour guides who will point out the various structures as well as the new formations which are continually growing in this living cave. At select points you can disembark from the tram for a closer look. Our focus is to ensure that you have a memorable experience.

EXCURSIONS

Blue Ocean Villa is glad to offer you the following excursions:

COME TO HARRISON’S CAVE AND UNEARTH THE ADVENTURE!

Barbados, the most easterly island in the Caribbean, is the home of Harrison’s Cave. This magnificent, crystallized limestone cavern is said to be one of the wonders of the world. Its pure clear water and flowing streams helped to create the beautiful stalactites and stalagmites which propagate the cave.
You will be amazed by nature’s mastery as you journey through this living cave. Join us and Unearth the Adventure. Travel deep beneath the earth and explore the wonders of nature. Hear the rushing of the streams and see the calm glassy pools. Be amazed by the different shapes and sizes of the stalactites and stalagmites and delight in the delicate flowstone formations. See the early explorers entrance and experience some of their adventure. Travelling by tram, you will be directed by knowledgeable tour guides who will point out the various structures as well as the new formations which are continually growing in this living cave. At select points you can disembark from the tram for a closer look. Our focus is to ensure that you have a memorable experience.

Visitors will then enter the re-developed Cave Interpretative Centre (CIC) which showcases exhibits as well as interactive displays for adults, teens and children. There is a nine-minute video presentation in the multimedia room before boarding a tram for a forty-minute underground journey. Visitors are welcomed to explore the valley floor with its lush flora and fauna or take the self guided Scenic Walk. NOTE: The Cave will be closed on Kadooment Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Christmas Day only. While on your Barbados holiday, be sure to visit this top Barbados attraction!

WELCOME TO ATLANTIS SUBMARINES BARBADOS!

  • Experience the award winning Atlantis submarine tour which is one of the most highly recommended attractions in Barbados for families (Min height 3 feet.)
  • Begin your spectacular Atlantis underwater journey by boarding our transfer vessel the Ocean Quest which will take you to the submarine. Sit back and enjoy the scenic cruise to the Atlantis dive site as the professional crew welcomes you and gives a safety briefing.
  • Make the easy transfer from the Ocean Quest to Atlantis
    III. You are now seated in a real submarine, with big view ports all around, fully submerged in the aquamarine Caribbean Sea, as curious exotic fish peek in at you and sea fans corals sway.
  • This ‘must-do’ underwater voyage, can take you to a shipwreck and to depths of 150 feet, in air conditioned comfort, which in the past has been reserved only for scuba divers.
  • A knowledgeable co-pilot narrates the 40 – minute underwater adventure and will help you to identify and explain the amazing sights on the other side of your window.
  • The professional crew ensures you create amazing unforgettable memories as you are piloted among an array of colorful coral formations, and tropical marine life, aboard the unique Atlantis Submarine.
  • On surfacing, the Ocean Quest awaits your return and will ferry you back the Shallow Draught and then onto your hotel.
  • All adult Atlantis Submarine tickets include a complimentary drink. Transport can be provided to and from the Atlantis Submarine Office at an additional charge of $7.50 US per adult and child. Please contact our Guest Services to arrange your shuttle service.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Atlantis Submarines hereby guarantees that in the event you, our customer are not 100% satisfied with your tour experience, we will be happy to host you on another similar tour, complimentary, at your convenience.
  • Our tour experience is a completely natural one where the fish, corals and entire marine environment are subject to nature’s changes.
  • If Atlantis Submarines is forced to cancel tours due to weather, Atlantis will refund deposits directly and taxi fare (as per published tariffs) if you are not contacted at your hotel prior.
  • Duration: 2 hours, 20 mins.
  • Restrictions: Children must be a minimum of 36 in height to ride the submarine.

THE ADVENTURELAND TOUR!

For the most enjoyable day of your holiday

THE CONGALINE ADVENTURE

For a day of fun and frolic, try the “Congaline Adventure”, a full day tour that will see you discovering the many secrets and hidden bays many of which are inaccessible to regular transport.

  • Meet at Welchman Hall Forest (1000ft)
  • Chalky Mount (Pottery Makers)
  • Visit to Bajan Chattel House
  • The ‘Atlantic Crossing’
  • Cattlewash (The East Coast)
  • ‘Soup Bowl’ Bathsheba
  • Lunch at cabin
  • The Bath Train Line
  • St. John’s Church
  • Gun Hill Signal Station
  • Homeward Bound

TOUR DETAILS

  • Type: Full Day Tour
  • Time: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
  • Includes: Buffet Lunch with dessert.
  • Rum Punch, Tropical Punch, diet sodas served along the way.
  • Itinerary Required for the Adventure Tour:
  • Training shoes and a towel.
  • Itinerary subject to change due to conditions.
  • Check availability now!!!

We promise to show you the heart and soul of Barbados and its people and why it has come to be known as the “Gem of the Caribbean Sea.”

For info and reservations email us at: info@apartmentsinbarbados.eu or call us at: +1 246 4202847

 

The Turtle & Shipwreck Adventure

The Wildcat Turtle and Shipwreck Adventure is Barbados’ most exciting tour!

Step aboard our sleek 24′ boat for an exhilarating ride to two fantastic snorkel sites. Enjoy this intimate experience as you are whisked away to Turtle Bay, the home of the endangered Hawkshill and Green turtles where you will get up close and personal with these gentle unintrusive creatures. After a short safety briefing to ensure guests are familiar with basic underwater safety and snorkel techniques, you begin the ultimate snorkeling adventure complete with friendly and knowledgeable guides. After snorkeling with the turtle, you will explore the hidden bays along the West Coast as your guide regales you with the local folklore and some fascinating historical information. Then you visit the South Coast where you will snorkel on the historic Berwyn Shipwreck in Carlisle Bay, now home to a great variety of tropical fish and other marine surprises. A final stop is made at one of Barbados’ most beautiful beaches where you can swim or relax before returning. Includes: Tropical Punch, Soft drinks, and Rum Punch served after snorkeling.

WILDCAT FACT:

Includes round trip transportation -Guest should wear their swim suit under clothes, bring along a towel and dress in light practical clothing.

Equipment included: mask, snorkel, and snorkel vest – must be worn.

Guest who are pregnant, have back, neck or poor health should not participate.

Guest also need to be able to swim unassiste.

For info and reservations email us at: info@apartmentsinbarbados.eu or call us at: +1 246 4202847