Barbados may be a small island, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t lots of places to see and experience during your stay.
Review our top 10 places to see in Barbados and enjoy the many beautiful locations and exciting sightseeing opportunities the island has to offer.
Come and see Barbados 🙂
Barbados Museum of Parliament and National Heroes Gallery
The Barbados Museum of Parliament and National Heroes Gallery invite you to explore the development of democracy in Barbados and the role that the island’s people have played in this growth.
Both are housed in the historic West Wing of Parliament and offer a combination of traditional exhibits, artistic interpretation and modern interactive museum experience.
Barbados Wildlife Reserve
Visit the Barbados Wildlife Reserve, Grenade Hall Signal Station and Forest, for the most affordable tourist attraction in Barbados.
Take a relaxing stroll along the shady brick paths, which meander through a forest of Mahogany Trees. Our Tortoise is likely to be the first animal to greet you. They can be found all around the Wildlife Reserve.
Bushy Park Barbados
Our Bushy Park Ultimate Driving Experiences offer you a chance to see, hear and feel what it’s like to push a racing car or kart to the limit.
Prepare to abandon any preconceived ideas of when a driver should be breaking for a corner or how fast that corner can be taken. Let our professionals get you on the start line and you will have one of the most exhilarating and memorable experiences of your life.
Mount Gay Visitor Experience
Mount Gay Rum invites guests from around the world to discover the secrets behind Barbados’ finest spirit. Visit the home of the oldest, most storied Rum in the world.
Visitors will explore the history, heritage and craft of Mount Gay rums, while special tours treat you to a cocktail mixing session or a traditional Bajan lunch.
Barbados Agricultural Society
The Barbados Agricultural Society is an agricultural organisation, which is over 150 years old. It was established in 1845 by an Act of Parliament in Barbados and seeks to represent the interests of the agricultural sector in all relevant forums.
The Society is the secretariat for seven commodity groups representing over 500 farmers with women comprising 30% of the total.
Andromeda Botanic Gardens
Andromeda Botanic Gardens is an amazing, historic, Barbados National Trust garden with an unparalleled collection of plants. Accessible by bus or car, it is located on the picturesque east coast of Barbados. The Andromeda Gallery Lounge and Garden Cafe help to complete a ‘fantastic experience’. ‘One of the most special gardens in the world – wonderful!’
Barbados Boardwalk and Blakeys Bar and Restaurant in Barbados
Come to Blakey’s Bar and Restaurant on the Barbados Boardwalk to enjoy a great time out with friends, family or that special someone.
Take a romantic stroll on the Barbados Boardwalk while enjoying the view of the beautiful sunset, see the turtle mural and stop at Blakeys Bar and Restaurant and enjoy your dinner under the evening sky in Barbados.
The Coffee Bean
The Coffee Bean Bistro – drink – eat – treat. A perfect location for breakfast or lunch with friends or colleagues. Enjoy our relaxed air conditioned indoor and breezy outdoor settings where our friendly staff are ready to serve you at any of our three locations.
Come and enjoy The Coffee Bean experience at any one of our 3 locations.
The Crane Resort
Since 1887, the Crane Resort in Barbados has developed from a historic small hotel into a premier luxury resort offering guests an idyllic getaway.
Many of the resort’s superbly appointed suites feature fabulous ocean views and private plunge pools.
The resort overlooks spectacular Crane Beach, named by Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous as “one of the Ten Best Beaches in the world”.
Pirates Cove is located in Carlisle Bay, just steps away from the islands capital of Bridgetown. The bamboo bar is a great place to hang out and have a pirates brew or a signature pirates burger. Carlisle Bay is named after the Earl of Carlisle who stole Barbados away from Sir William Courteen in the Great Barbados Robbery.
Continue your pirate party experience on the sea with Black Pearl Party Cruises.
You can get other ideas of many other places to visit within the many photo galleries on Pinterest and Instagram Barbados.
By: Brett Callaghan