Welcome to Speightstown


Since the main road was moved to the charmless bypass east, traffic is modest, so take time strolling to look up at the battered old wooden facades.


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Speightstown activities

$147 Shore Excursions

Highlights of Barbados Sightseeing Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: St. Nicholas Abbey, Saint Peter Parish, BarbadosPlantation house and railway.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: St. James Parish Church, Saint James Parish, BarbadosOldest site of worship for the first english settlers.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Animal Flower Cave, Saint Lucy Parish, BarbadosCliffs with crashing waves.Duration: 15 minutes

$90 Day Trips & Excursions

Barbados Coastal Tour with Buffet Lunch

After convenient pickup from your hotel around 8am, settle into an air-conditioned vehicle and pass through Bridgetown, the island's capital city. Its garrison is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then travel up the west coast of Barbados through Holetown, which was the sight of the island's first British settlement. The tour will then make its first stop at the quaint seaside town of Speightstown for approximately 15 minutes. From here, on to the scenic Cherry Tree Hill and sip a delicious, complimentary rum punch while enjoying the ocean breeze and browsing local crafts. Head down to the rugged Scotland District, which is renowned for its epic natural beauty as well as its famous soup bowl surf spot. You'll make a stop at St. John's Church, one of the oldest on the island. End the experience with a delicious Caribbean-style buffet lunch and take a guided tour of the around 300-year-old Sunbury Plantation House.  Enjoy a hassle-free drop-off back at your hotel with air-conditioned comfort.

$100 Cultural & Theme Tours

Speightstown Heritage Walking Tour and Sunset Dinner

You get to try and enjoy the various modes of transportation on the island as you make your way to the round-a-bout at the entrance to this historic town for the start of your tour. You should allow for at least 15 minutes before the official start of the tour in order to get your personal audio devices and snacks. While you are on island time your guides will aim for a prompt start for your 4-hour tour.  This tour can be a little bit longer if you have tons of questions as your guides want to ensure you get to hear as many of the stories of this rich historical area as possible. We start at the newly built round-about which marks the entrance to this town. We travel the through the streets, among the local persons plying their trade – even interact with them; as we journey, you will also see and hear about the forts and cannons of the 18th century. A few intriguing stories along the way will bring it all together.and this tour is made even more comfortable with the aid of your personal audio equipment. No more running to catch up to hear what the guide has to say! Take your time and hear as though he/she is right there talking to you alone. What a wonderful experience awaits you on a walking tour of Speightstown, Barbados.

$100 Shore Excursions

Shore Excursion - Speightstown Heritage Walking Tour and Sunset Dinner

You get to try and enjoy the various modes of transportation on the island as you make your way to the round-a-bout at the entrance to this historic town for the start of your tour. You should allow for at least 15 minutes before the official start of the tour in order to get your personal audio devices and snacks. While you are on island time your guides will aim for a prompt start for your 4-hour tour.  This tour can be a little bit longer if you have tons of questions as your guides want to ensure you get to hear as many of the stories of this rich historical area as possible. We start at the newly built round-about which marks the entrance to this town. We travel the through the streets, among the local persons plying their trade – even interact with them; as we journey, you will also see and hear about the forts and cannons of the 18th century. A few intriguing stories along the way will bring it all together.and this tour is made even more comfortable with the aid of your personal audio equipment. No more running to catch up to hear what the guide has to say! Take your time and hear as though he/she is right there talking to you alone. What a wonderful experience awaits you on a walking tour of Speightstown, Barbados.

$100 Shows, Concerts & Sports

Speightstown Heritage Walking Tour and Sunset Dinner

You get to try and enjoy the various modes of transportation on the island as you make your way to the round-a-bout at the entrance to this historic town for the start of your tour. You should allow for at least 15 minutes before the official start of the tour in order to get your personal audio devices and snacks. While you are on island time your guides will aim for a prompt start for your 4-hour tour.  This tour can be a little bit longer if you have tons of questions as your guides want to ensure you get to hear as many of the stories of this rich historical area as possible. We start at the newly built round-about which marks the entrance to this town. We travel the through the streets, among the local persons plying their trade – even interact with them; as we journey, you will also see and hear about the forts and cannons of the 18th century. A few intriguing stories along the way will bring it all together.and this tour is made even more comfortable with the aid of your personal audio equipment. No more running to catch up to hear what the guide has to say! Take your time and hear as though he/she is right there talking to you alone. What a wonderful experience awaits you on a walking tour of Speightstown, Barbados.