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Barbados Island Tour with Lunch and Wildlife Sanctuary

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US$ 85.00
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    What to Expect
    This tour is approximately 5 hours and 30 minutes long.  Tour begins from pick visit to Earth Works Pottery 1 hour.  Travel along the country side to the historic St. John's Church 30-minutes.  Onward to Flower Forest Garden for a walk through an extensive array of plants and trees approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. Then take a scenic drive to Bathsheba & East coast  for 30 minutes.  Lunch will be served at the Sand Dunes Bar and Restaurant for a taste of Bajan Cooking home style for 45-mins.  The final stop is the Barbados Wildlife Reserve to see the green monkeys and other animals in their natural habitat approximately 1 hour. Then you take a scenic drive to back to your pick up location approximately 30 minutes.

    Flower Forest Garden

    Experience an impressive Flower Forest Botanical Garden tour in Barbados to a tropical paradise, which is located in the heart of the Barbados countryside of St. Joseph. This stunning botanical garden is a home to a multitude of majestic palms, tropical flowers and colorful shrubs. 

    Barbados Wildlife Reserve

    The Barbados Wildlife Reserve is located in the parish of Saint Peter, Barbados. It occupies four acres of mahogany forest near the top of Farley Hill, next to Grenade Hall Signal Station and Forest. It was established by Canadian primatologist Jean Baulu and his wife, Suzanne. They first founded the Barbados Primate Research Centre on the site in 1982, for the conservation and study of Green Monkeys, which were brought to Barbados in the 17th century and are now widespread on the island. It was expanded into a wildlife reserve in 1985, with funding from the Canadian International Development Agency. In addition to the Green Monkeys, which roam freely in and out of the fenced enclosure, the Wildlife Reserve also keeps a variety of other animals, many of which roam the Reserve freely without separation from visitors.

    Earthworks Pottery

    Earthworks is a pottery production company in Barbados. Established in 1983 by Goldie Spieler, Earthworks is now run by her son David, along with the capable Earthworks 24 person staff. Red clay ceramic pieces fired to stoneware temperatures make our pottery ideal for home or restaurant. Earthworks have created a fully functional line of tableware in round, square, rectangular and oval shapes. From 20" platters to plates to tiny coasters; bowls in all shapes and sizes. Running parallel in matching colors and patterns are vases, lamps, desk and bathroom accessories.

    St John's Church

    This classic Gothic church was built to replace a previous structure which had been destroyed by hurricane in 1831. The chancel was added to the church in 1876.The Churchyard contains the remains of Ferdinando Paleologus (descendant of Constantine), West Mascot statue and a spectacular view of East Coast.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from all major Hotels , Guest Houses & villas

    Departure Time
    8-8:15am Monday-Friday

    8:15-8:30am Saturday and Sunday
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Round-trip shared transfer
    • Beverages
    • Lunch
    • Professional guide
    • Entry/Admission - Barbados Wildlife Reserve
    • Entry/Admission - Flower Forest
    • Entry/Admission - St. John's Church
    • Entry/Admission - Earthworks Pottery
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Tour was easy to find from the cruise ship, driver was very friendly, and sights were interesting. Van wasn't crowded and it was comfortable. It was great to see the surfer's - I was glad that I brought my 70-200 zoom, but wished I had...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank whichbordernext
    Reviewed 31 August 2019

    booked online through trip advisor,RCR were great hosts,steven was a world of information,answered questions and told us all about the island and about the places we were visiting,we were only a group of 4 and an additional group of 2 joined us from another hotel...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Lyn F
    Reviewed 31 August 2019

    I did this tour in Feb 2018, travelling solo. It was spectacular. Each stop was interesting and beautiful. I really loved Earthworks Pottery and could have spent at least an hour there (will have to go back!!). Such beautiful things.....leaving more room in my suitcase...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank Valerie77
    Reviewed 7 July 2019

    We have taken several tours in Barbados and this was the best! Our tour guide, Cindy, is very knowledgeable and friendly and shared a lot of information on the tour which included Earthworks, a gallery, a self-guided walk around beautiful Flower Forest, St John Parish...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 824valerief
    Rcr-tours, Public Relations Manager at RCR Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2019

    Thank you for your kind review

    Reviewed 15 May 2019

    We had a lovely tour of the island with Ricky. Nice transport, very friendly and informative too. Enjoyed seeing the tortoises and monkeys very much and some amazing views.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank iansI1088YT
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    27 September 2019|
    Response from Valerie77 | Reviewed this property |
    I think they pick up at all hotels on South Coast. They were early in picking me up- at approximately 7 am, 15 minutes early and I wasn’t ready, the opposite of Island Time. But another guide came by and picked me up on... More
    27 July 2019|
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    Response from June K | Reviewed this property |
    I paid via my credit card and it appeared in American dollars.
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