Things to do and attractions in Barbados

Barbados Holetown Festival - image © Visit Barbados

Our Silver Travel Advisors have put together this list of useful tourist information to help you plan your next trip to Barbados, considered to be one of the top 10 holiday destinations. We would welcome any extra information about  top attractions in Barbados and any tips for travelling or websites which we could add to our travel destination information for Barbados. Contact us here.

Official tourism authority site

The Barbados National Trust – interesting old buildings and gardens

Fascinating record of life in Barbados, museum & historical society

The number 1 famous brewery, open for tours and tasting

The sport of kings in tropical surroundings, St James

Excellent local art Speightstown, St Peter

Golf on a beautiful links Durants, Christ Church

Foreign and Commonwealth Office travel advice for Barbados

Public Transport in Barbados is cheap and frequent

Visit this world-famous rum distillery at St Lucy, Mount Gay

Beautiful tropical gardens

See also

For the best selection of all-inclusive and luxury tailor-made holidays to Barbados, Silver Travel Advisor recommends Tropical Sky.

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