World-class water sports, including surfing at the Soup Bowl on the east coast and various breaks along the west coast when the swell is strong. The south coast offers great waves and a spot on the World Windsurfing Championship at Silver Sands.
Drive inland and visit various plantation houses where meals and exhibitions are held. Visit the Animal Flower Cave or the Barbados Wildlife Reserve.
- Diving. There are also many dive tour operators for all levels of experience exploring coral reefs as well as sunken ships. The waters around Barbados are some of the clearest in the Caribbean.
- Nightclubbing. in beach bars like Harbour Lights and Boat Yard and the St. Lawrence Gap (a strip of bars, restaurants and hotels). The two most famous nightclubs on the island are Priva, in Holetown, and Sugar Ultra Lounge, the largest nightclub in St. Lawrence Gap.
- Catamaran Cruises, +1 246-429-8967, fax: +1 246-418-0002, email: [email protected] Daily. A catamaran cruise with the opportunity to snorkel with sea turtles and over shipwrecks. The excursion includes transport to and from the port, all drinks (including alcohol) and a buffet lunch. A cheaper version of the tour is available without the buffet lunch. Turtle and snorkelling excursions are also available.B$150 per adult, credit cards accepted with a 4% fee.
- Atlantis Submarine Tours, +1 246-4368929. Dive almost 50 metres below sea level in a real submarine. For those who don’t dare to dive, this is a comfortable way to view marine life, coral and sunken ships up close. Morning tours are recommended as later tours may be cancelled due to difficult ground conditions. Minibuses from the centre also pass by, but only from the northern (market) bus terminal, so it is better to take a taxi. US$180/pair.