If the bustle of some of the larger Caribbean islands doesn’t appeal, then consider the small but perfectly formed gems that are St Kitts and Nevis. These modest neighbours offer an unspoilt paradise of traditional charm, natural splendour and beach bliss.
Escape the throng and step into the Caribbean of the past on beautiful St Kitts. Explore sleepy villages and take in rolling sugar cane fields dotted with ramshackle former plantation buildings or magnificent historic great houses. Stretch out on the soft sands of a secluded bay or soak up the atmosphere at one of the buzzing beach bars in lively Frigate Bay. Or visit the neighbouring island of Nevis, where once again time has all but stood still to preserve the unique beauty and tranquillity of this verdant oasis. From majestic Nevis Peak to the pristine shores lapped by clear turquoise waters – scenic glory abounds in Nevis. Little wonder it is known as the ‘Queen of the Caribees’.
Take to the crystal-clear Caribbean waters and discover the beauty of St Kitts during this exhilarating kayaking and snorkelling adventure. You’ll meet your tour guide for a kayak lesson and safety briefing before enjoying a 45-minute ride, taking in dramatic cliffs and beautiful remote bays. See fascinating local wildlife including turtles and vervet monkeys. You’ll then explore the amazing underwater world of the Caribbean, filled with exotic fish and marine creatures, on a thrilling snorkelling expedition.
Take in the essential sights of beautiful St Kitts and explore its rich cultural heritage on this island tour. Your first stop is the capital of Basseterre, for some shopping in this historic city. Then enjoy wonderful scenery on the drive to magnificent Romney Manor, formerly home of the Caribelle Batik sugar plantation and set in stunning gardens. From there it’s on to the spectacular Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park, before your tour concludes at the dramatic Black Rocks.
Experience the eco-adventure of a lifetime on this 3.5 hour guided walking tour through the rain forest of St Kitts. You’ll be amazed at the exotic flora and fauna that this stunning island has to offer – including tropical birds and playful green vervet monkeys. After a scenic drive through the rain forest outskirts, you’ll continue on foot to experience its amazing scenery first-hand while learning about this fascinating habitat from your knowledgeable guide. Your walk concludes with some light refreshments.
Experience the beauty and tranquillity of Nevis, known as the ‘Queen of the Caribees’ on this comprehensive tour. Your expedition begins with a 45-minute ferry ride around the island, accompanied by a professional guide. Next, explore the history and heritage of Nevis during visits to important attractions including the Museum of Nevis, as well as the sites of former sugar plantations. Take in the awe-inspiring 3,232ft extinct volcano and beautiful Botanical Gardens before your tour concludes with a little shopping.
Experience the spectacular scenery of St Kitts on this unforgettable hiking adventure to the top of Mt. Liamuiga, an extinct volcano. Your 8-hour round trip begins with a drive by Land Rover to the base of the 3,792ft volcano. During the vigorous 2.5 hour hike to the crater, admire and learn about the exotic surrounding flora and fauna from your guide. Be sure to bring a camera to capture the breathtaking vistas that await you at the top.