Enjoy a 'one-of-a-kind' experience of nature’s bounty combining Kittitian heritage, Caribbean traditions, the Colonial days and present day plantation home life. Your tour begins with a narrated drive around historic Basseterre with its Victorian, Georgian, gingerbread style architecture on your way to Romney Manor. This property was once owned by ancestors of Thomas Jefferson. Nowadays its the place where very beautiful batik pieces are designed and made by local artists.
Continue to Fairview Great House and Gardens to explore the old world charm of this lovingly and meticulously restored Great House along with the tropical, botanical garden surrounding it. The botanical garden, views of the Caribbean Sea, Southeast Peninsula and St. Kitts’ sister island of Nevis offer great photo opportunities.
Need to Know:
Note: Maximum weight limit is 350 lbs for participants confined to a scooter or wheelchair. Please notify the Shore Excursion Manager once on board the ship if you book this tour and have a collapsible wheelchair and/or a scooter so we can prepare for your needs.
Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.