St. Kitts Guide
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St. Kitts is an island that will have something for everyone in your party. The kids will enjoy hiking through the rainforests trying to spot the evasive African Green Vervet monkeys, making sandcastles on the black and white sand beaches, or swimming and diving in the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea. The adults will have their hands full trying to decide between scuba diving, hiking the rocky crags of Mount Liamuiga, and hanging out in the casinos. There will be tough decisions to make about accommodations, too. The island has a wide selection of villa rentals, hotels, resorts, and bed and breakfast properties from which to choose. No matter what your tastes or pocketbook, you’re sure to find just what you’re looking for on St. Kitts.
Why St. Kitts?
- St. Kitts Scenic Railway
- Bloody Point & Brimstone Hill Fortress
- High tea at the Golden Lemon
- Monkeys - the African Green Vervet monkey roams here, said to have been brought to St. Kitts/Nevis as pets to the French settlers
- St. George's Anglican Church
- Black sand and white sand beaches
- Hiking in the rainforest
St. Kitts Weather/Climate
Hop on the Sugar Train and tour St. Kitts while listening to folk songs and feasting on sugar cakes!
An afternoon trip on the Sugar Train, as it’s better known, is a 30 mile tour that includes a 17 and a half mile scenic train ride and an 11 mile bus tour. The 3 hour tour circles the island’s coastline while a conductor delivers a unique perspective on the island’s culture, people, views and history.
Hike the trails in to the lush tropical rainforest and come eye to eye with a green monkey!
Experience the many trails in to the island's tropical rainforest. Take a rugged hike up Mount Liamuiga to the mile-wide crater rim of this dormant volcano or take one of the paths behind Romney Manor to go deep within the tropical landscape.
Take your camera to Brimstone Hill Fortress, you won't want to miss this photo op!
The Brimstone Hill Fortress is a UNESCO World Heritage with a visitor centre, museum and gift shop. Explore the 300- year- old Fortress, perched on a 40-acre hill-top 750 feet above sea level. Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park is full of history and boasting attractive panoramic views of forested mountains, cultivated fields, the historical township of Sandy Point, and neighbouring islands across the Caribbean Sea. Residents - $5.00 E.C - Visitors - $8.00 U.S Children - Half Price
Transportation on St. Kitts
Getting to St. Kitts and getting around. Our transportation tips will help make your trip smoother. More good sand advice.
Proof of citizenship and an on-going ticket
Robert L. Bradshaw Airport.
On the left - a temporary driver’s license is required costing around US$12 available from the Police Department.
St. Kitts Weddings and Honeymoons
Vacationers don’t just stay in St. Kitts villas - they come to paradise to get married and celebrate their honeymoons! Proper documents must be presented for marriage approvalCost: Around US$80Documents Required: Passports or birth certificates; For couples wishing to be married by a minister on St. Kitts, a letter from the couples stateside minister must be presented v
Know Before You Go...® - St. Kitts Travel Tips
Before making their way to St. Kitts villas, vacationers like to know a little bit of helpful information to make them feel more at home during their stay. Take a look at our travel tips to make your time in villas in St. Kitts even more relaxing.