Barbados Small-Group or Private Garden & Wildlife Half-Day Tour


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From $82.00

39 reviews   (4.72)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: barbados, barbados

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Overview

Experience the island's natural wonders and visit the Flower Forest. Next make a stop in Bathsheba, famous for its breathtaking beauty and pounding surf. The final stop for the day will be the Barbados Wildlife Reserve where you can catch the Green Monkeys at play along with a wide variety of other animals. We visit the Reserve at feeding time to give you the best opportunity to see the monkeys.
Starting in Nov 2022 This tour also includes a light lunch


What's Included

Beverages

Bottled water

Entrance fees to Flower Forest Included.

Entrance Fees to the Barbados Wildlife Reserve Included

Friendly, knowledgeable & licensed tour guide

Port pickup and drop-off

Small group tour with a maximum of 8 persons unless you book a group.

View the feeding of the animals at the Wildlife Reserve the best time to view the monkeys at play

Visit the coastal town of Bathsheba and view the mushroom rocks

What's Not Included

Fuel Surcharge of between US$1.50 and US$5.00 payable on the day of tour in cash to the guide.

Gratuities


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 93

Additional Info

  • Infant meals not included
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy


What To Expect

Beautiful Barbados Tours & Excursions Ltd
Tour Operator

• Admission Ticket Free

Flower Forest
Flower Forest Botanical Gardens is a horticultural park and tourist attraction near the village of Bloomsbury, Saint Joseph in Barbados. It is a scenic garden park with attractive flowering plants and tropical trees. The 50-acre property was formerly a sugar plantation.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Bathsheba Beach
Bathsheba is located on the Eastern coastline of Barbados. It is said that this area was named after the wife of King David whose name was “Bathsheba”. Legend has it that she bathed in milk to keep her skin beautiful and soft, and the rolling surf waters of Bathsheba’s “Soup Bowl” resembled Bathsheba’s bath. The area is popular with surfers. It is a popular area for locals and visitors alike and is dotted with several seaside cottages.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Barbados Wildlife Reserve
The Barbados Wildlife Reserve lies in an enclosed area under a canopy of mahogany trees with winding red brick pathways beneath. If you look closely at the bricks, you can still see the stamps of the manufacturing companies. The bricks were brought to Barbados by ships, which used them as ballast. During the 17th and 18th centuries, these red bricks were used to construct boiler furnaces in Barbados sugar factories. The large wheel in front of the snack bar was acquired from an old sugar factory and was once used to drive rollers for crushing the sugar cane.

The most popular animal at the Reserve is The Barbados Green Monkey. The monkey has brown and grey thick fur that has yellow and olive green flecks in it as an adult. In some lights, the monkey can appear green. This is why they are called green monkeys. Barbados Green Monkeys generally live in groups of fifteen to twenty. Within a family group, males gain their dominance by their size, strength and their ability to fight. Females, however, get their rank by the size of their families. Most infants are born during April and May.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Included


Reviews

Great tour!
Brandi_B, 20-08-2022
Charles was a fantastic tour guide. Very friendly and knowledgeable. Highly recommend and if you can request a guide ask for him!
Beautiful tour
MartiTravels777, 24-06-2022
My friend and I wanted to do at least one tour and decided on this one; so glad we did. This was such a nice tour by Glory Tours. Our tour guide was Charles who was quite informative, charming, friendly, and funny. It was a pleasure to have him as our guide and appreciated the amount of history he shared with us and he was open to questions we had. We enjoyed our half day tour visiting several sites in the comfort of a nicely kept and comfortable tour van. There was a lovely couple on this tour and we had such an enjoyable day visiting the sites, chatting, and having some good laughs. Definitely a nice tour to include on your trip!
Superb tour
Graham_A, 21-04-2022
We had an amazing tour with our guide 'Sunshine'. She was an excellent guide, gave us lots of information and was quite happy to answer questions. We thoroughly enjoyed both stops and had plenty of time at each.
Thank you Sunshine
Less than expected, but still worth it
Bailee_B, 13-06-2022
This tour included Hunte’s gardens, the animal wildlife reserve, and a drive across the island to Bathsheba to see mushroom rock. It did not include the caves or lunch, though we expected these based upon the online description. That being said, our tour guide Sunshine was wonderful and very knowledgeable about the island. We loved the monkeys as well as the other more unexpected animals at the wildlife reserve, and Hunte’s gardens were both beautiful and peaceful. And the drive from the west coast to the east coast (Bathsheba) enhanced our overall understanding of Barbados. It was a great, well-priced first day activity.
Nice day out for the family
The O, 18-04-2022
We enjoyed our private tour with Stephen. He was professional and courteous and the vehicle was new and spacious. Stephen knows half the people on the island and the other half know him! A very nice day out.




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