St. Kitts Tours
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Cruise ship passengers or guests in local resorts can choose from a menu of local tours and excursions. The variety available ensures that there is something for every one. Take a historical tour of the island or stroll through our charming capital; explore the lush tropical rainforest; hike to the top of Mt. Liamuiga; learn about our birds and flowers; engage in a variety of water sports; swim, snorkel and dive in our pristine waters.
A must for every visitor, this tour will expose you to the eventful history of the island, chosen by both the English and French as the site of their first settlements in the Caribbean. Admire the quaint but picturesque colonial architecture of Basseterre, the capital, and learn about the history of Independence Square and the Circus. Your tour will take you to Bloody Point scene of the final encounter between the Europeans and the Carib Indians, to Old Road, site of the first British settlement, to the Carib Petroglyphs and to Romney Manor with its luxuriant tropical gardens where, nowadays, local girls work at producing the artful batik cloth used for garments or many other decorative purposes. You will visit the imposing Brimstone Hill Fortress Museum and National Park (above), and the natural wonder known as Black Rocks.
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St. Kitts Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP)
A short drive through the Frigate Bay Resort area leads to the South-East Peninsula Highway. Capture the awe-inspiring views as you leisurely meander across the Mountain Range, closely flanked by the energetic Atlantic Ocean on the north and the tranquil Caribbean Sea on the South.
Your Tour starts in the quiet turquoise waters of Whitehouse Bay. On Arrival your guide will take you through an informative orientation and history behind Paddle boarding. Whitehouse Bay has the most tranquil waters that allows for the most inexperienced persons to get the hang of standing up on their own personal standup paddle board.
Riders will be provided with state of the art streamlined life jackets and leashes so they can have peace of mind knowing they have the best in safety options. Once everyone feels comfortable the adventure begins!
Your tour guide will guide you along the rugged and unspoiled coastline passing secluded coves, cliffs and caves ending at Bird Rock Beach Cove. On your tour you may get to see stingrays, sea turtles, tropical fish, mountain goats and a variety of birds.
Come and enjoy an original St Kitts experience. Get up, stand up...for your right to SUP!
Duration: 3 hrs
Minimum: 4 pax Maximum: 12 pax per tour
Minimum age: 8 years Maximum age: 80 years
Recommended: Towels, Swim wear, Sun tan Lotion
Includes: Round Trip Transportation. SUP board, Carbon Paddle, Guided tour
Rail, Fortress & Great House Combo Tour
Step aboard the "Last Railway in the West Indies" for an unsurpassed opportunity to experience the scenery and culture of this unspoiled country. The "Island Series" railcars of the St. Kitts Scenic Railway are unlike any other railcars anywhere in the world.
Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park
Explore a 300- year- old Fortress, perched on a 40 acre hill-top 750 feet above sea level. The first cannons were mounted on Brimstone Hill in 1690 as the English and French fought for control of the island.
Fairview Great House & Botanical Garden
Step back in time and enjoy some of St. Kitts’ history at this three hundred year old property where you can experience insights into ways in which inhabitants of different periods utilized it. Read More
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Play in Paradise
“All reservations MUST be booked directly through Kantours.”
Offered to all crew and guests on all ships once the crew or guests ID is presented
Board one of our air conditioned vehicles and sit back and relax while you enjoy a scenic drive to Frigate Bay. Gaze around at the golf course framed by the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. Continue up to the top of Timothy Hill and then look back for a different angle of this stunningly beautiful panoramic view of the entire area. You will see the vast expanse of the Frigate Bay Resort area with its long stretches of golden sandy beaches, the foaming crests of the Atlantic Ocean waves to the east and the tranquil Caribbean Sea to the west, separated by only a few hundred yards of land.
Then it is off to the bright lights and sounds of the Royal Beach Casino, located adjacent to the lobby of the St. Kitts Marriott Beach Resort. The 35,000-square-foot casino, the Caribbean’s Largest, provides entertainment for every level of player. Their 31 table games include Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, various Pokers and many more with limits that range from $10 to $5,000. The 353 slot machines have limits that range from penny slots up to $50 machines. Upon arrival you will be given $10 in Free Slot Play and $25 in Table Games Match Play to get you started.
Resort amenities include pool bars, eight restaurants, shopping area, spa and lounge area.
The tour ends as you re-board your vehicle for a scenic drive back to the ship.
Includes: Complimentary round trip transportation, $10.00 in free slot play and $25.00 in table games match play