We are pleased to announce that Virgin Atlantic has launched new flights from Heathrow Airport to Barbados for the period 12 December 2017 to 24 February 2018. The new route will operate on Tuesdays and Saturdays and is the only direct link between Heathrow Airport and Barbados.
Activities & Attractions
Barbados has much to offer to make your vacation a most unforgettable experience. Exciting activities and breathtaking attractions abound this special Caribbean destination. There is just so much to discover about this island and its warm and friendly people.
Whether you visit Barbados in the summer or the winter, be sure to experience some of the island’s unique festivals and events. From jazz to gospel, carnival to opera, fish festival to historical and cultural celebrations, there is something for everyone.
For the sporting enthusiasts there is polo, golf, cricket, water sports, game fishing, tennis, horse riding, horse racing, you name it!
For a full calendar of events taking place in Barbados, visit http://barbados.org/eventcd.htm.
Be sure to visit some of the island’s top attractions on your Barbados vacation. Barbados is an island of astounding natural beauty, and is home to the wondrous Harrison's Cave. These underground caverns are considered to be among the finest showcases in the world.
Lovers of flora and fauna are encouraged to visit:
Andromeda Botanical Gardens, Flower Forest - where the colorful plants and flowers are guaranteed to take your breath away.
Barbados Wildlife Reserve - our Barbados zoo, stroll freely with animals such as Barbados Green Monkeys in their natural habitat.
Folkestone Marine Park & Museum - an artificial reef, marine museum with picnic and recreation facilities
Those with historical interests can visit a plantation house for a trip back in time, see the towering lighthouses that once led ships to safety, or explore the historic towns that are an important part of our past and present.