Top 10 Reasons Why You Must Put St. Kitts on Your Travel Bucket List
May 14, 2020
Find Your Own Paradise on the 5 Best Beaches in St. Kitts
May 21, 2020

Things to Do in St Kitts

St Kitts is one of the Caribbean’s most alluring destinations. Visit, and we promise you’ll be hooked! The island offers so many activities both on land and at sea – whether it’s adventure tours to historic sightseeing or sailing along the coastline aboard a catamaran taking in the serene atmosphere found here, St Kitts has something unique for you.

Take the St Kitts Scenic Railway

Once a glorious sugar train, taking the St Kitts Scenic Railway has to be one of the top things to do in St Kitts. The train was built between 1912 and 1926 and was used to transport sugar cane from the fields in St Kitts to the mills. Today, travelers visiting St Kitts can explore the former cane fields on a journey through the St Kitts countryside on the double-decked train featuring open-air observation carts for perfect views of the island’s rainforest and Mt Liamuiga along the rail. A tropical rum punch and drinks are included! Book the St Kitts Scenic Railway today!

Explore the Rainforest

About a quarter of the island’s landmass is covered in tropical rainforest. Book a guided tour on the local environment and discover St Kitts’ lush flora and fauna. Be sure to keep your camera close by for pictures of the many monkeys you’ll see along the way. Once you’ve worked up a sweat trekking the foothills of the mountain range, jump in a nearby river to cool off! Don’t miss the top St Kitts Rainforest excursions, book today!

Off Road Island Adventure

Go beyond the shore with 4 exotic off road island aventures that go well beyond the beaten path with Greg’s Safaris! Get out and head up to the cooler upper reaches of the St Kitts rainforest, rising well over 3,000 feet, take in the sandy shores of the South East Peninsula or discover the legacy of sugar cane cultivation and so much more. Greg’s Safaris has been operational doing UNIQUE off the beaten path tours using Land Rover Defenders since 1989. Click here to book today!

Fly High on a St Kitts Zip Line

St Kitts boasts some of the longest ziplines in all of the Caribbean. Book a zipline canopy adventure in St Kitts and zoom through the island’s lush rainforest. Feel the tropical breeze on your skin as you fly high, catching glimpses of the local flora and fauna on the way. This is one of the most adrenaline-charged things to do in St Kitts!

A taste of heritage at the Caribelle Batik

Book a St Kitts island tour and head to the Romney Manor, home of the Caribelle Batik. Celebrating a taste of heritage and tradition, Caribelle has been producing the Caribbean’s finest Batik since 1976. Once here, you’ll discover how batik is made and you’ll have the opportunity to buy some of the bright fabrics. The Romey Manor has a beautiful botanical garden with a quaint café and fabulous views of the St Kitts rainforest.

Climb a Volcano

Take your trip to St Kitts to new heights and climb the island’s volcano at Mt Liamuiga! The hikes available this dormant volcano (for over 200 years) are around 3 hours, so be sure you have the energy and stamina for the trip. Check out these trips to Mt Liamuiga in St Kitts. We promise you it’s worth it, you’ll be rewarded with the most spectacular 360-degree panoramic view over the island at the top.

Visit Brimstone Hill

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, no trip to St Kitts is complete without exploring this iconic fortress known as the Gibraltar of the West Indies! Arguably one of the most fascinating things to do in St Kitts, a visit here will bring you back in time. The fortress itself was built by slaves brought to the island and is still equipped with once powerful cannons. You’ll be amazed by the technical engineering that took place here, but also at how well it has been preserved after centuries of wear. These St Kitts island tours will take you to the Brimstone Hill National Park.

Enjoy the beach

Find your own paradise on the 5 best beaches in St Kitts. The island boasts several beaches, and each offers something for every type of beachgoer. And if you’re feeling for a day trip escape to Nevis, don’t miss the opportunity to book a Nevis beach tour from St Kitts and hop aboard a power catamaran on a day excursion to Nevis. Full island tour and beach-side lunch included!

Watersports in St Kitts

Take your pick of these Watersports in St Kitts. Whether it’s hopping aboard a catamaran sail in St Kitts, kayaking, jet ski or scenic glass bottom kayak tours, there’s plenty of opportunities for enjoying the best of watersports in St Kitts.

Head to Timothy Hill

For spectacular views of the island, head to Timothy Hill! The best way to get here is to book a St Kitts excursion to Timothy Hill, without a doubt the view of the sloping hills of the southeast peninsula and Nevis in the distance, from this vantage point will be worth it!

Visit Nevis by Catamaran

Just 2.5 miles away, book a catamaran trip to Nevis from St Kitts and enjoy the day discovering this beautiful sister island. With its white sandy beaches and lush greenery complimented by the warm hospitality of the people, you’re sure to enjoy it. This full day tour from St Kitts will take you to Nevis’ Pinney’s Beach where you’ll enjoy a secluded cove, snorkeling opportunities and a tasty buffet lunch on the beach! Enjoy the cocktails before returning to St Kitts.

Head to the Market

St Kitts is truly an authentic Caribbean island, and the people are warm and inviting. Don’t miss your opportunity to get to know them. Head to the busy Saturday market along Bay Road and enjoy street food and local flair. From island produce to fresh fish, you can also buy local spices here.

Take in the Local Flavor

St Kitts is a gastronomical adventure with flavorful local food. Book a St Kitts Local City Food Tour and follow your guide around Basseterre as you sample a number of local dishes and drinks, and learn about the history and culture of the island. Now that these samples have tantalized your taste buds, a St Kitts Cooking Class will have you cooking like a West Indian in no time – learn about the ingredients of local dishes and their historic and cultural significance when you book this experience.

History of St Kitts with Sugar City Trains

Take a journey through the passage of time and book a tour of St Kitts with Sugar City Trains. A unique and fun-filled island tour, you’ll experience historical spots of the city and immediate surroundings o this road train as the tour guide gives an entertaining view of the island’s past story and struggle, but also the present state of victory and unity!

St Kitts Rum Runners & Rum Shots

Learn about the influence of rum production on St Kitts when you book the Ultimate St Kitts Rum Runner’s Tour – a guided tour of Basseterre to famous island bars and scenic lookout point where you’ll toast to the island’s signature drink! Another unique experience is a driving tour to the historic Fairview Great House property for flavorful tasting of a variety of rum shots and the history of rum making.

Tee off in St Kitts

Dedicated golfers will want to head over to the Championship golf course at the Royal St Kitts Golf Club, an 18-hole course suitable for experts. For the more laid-back golf player, the new Irie Fields at Belle Mont Farm will let you practice your swing. Learn more about golfing in St Kitts and Nevis.

Dive in and Discover

Dive in and discover an underwater world sure to delight in St Kitts. Snorkeling tours in St Kitts come equipped with gear provided. Book and discover schools of colorful tropical fish and vibrant coral as you relax in the warm and tranquil waters of the Caribbean Sea. Learn more about diving in St Kitts here.

Horseback Riding in St Kitts

Saddle up and explore St Kitts’ lush backcountry by horseback. This St Kitts horseback riding tour will see you on a well-trained steed and take you through the sugarcane fields as you discover diverse flora and fauna in this eco-paradise. Your guided ride includes complimentary refreshments.

Swim with the Dolphins in St Kitts

Get introduced to your new best friend at the Dolphin Discovery St Kitts. Located just 10 minutes away from Port Zante in the Bird Rock Beach Hotel, you’ll enjoy the most fun activities and experience a once in a lifetime opportunity to encounter and swim with dolphins.

The Strip

The Strip at Frigate Bay has the reputation of the islands favorite spot famous for its nightlife and day time atmosphere. Enjoy a roaring bonfire and live band at Mr. X’s Shiggidy Shack or head to The Docks, a beach bar with a small pier and watercraft on dock and be sure not to miss Cathy’s Ocean View for the lobster dish!

Take in the Sunset

There is no better way to take in the sunset and enjoy a few moments of magic, then on a St Kitts Sunset Cruise! With friendly captain and crew, enjoy complimentary tropical drinks and tasty savory snacks while relaxing on deck as the sun sets below the horizon of the Caribbean Sea.

Many tours in St Kitts offer complimentary hotel and cruise port pick up and drop off services. Have you been to St Kitts? Let us know in the comments below what you love to do on the island. Don’t miss these Top St. Kitts Attractions and if you’re just exploring the idea of booking a trip, here are the Top 10 Reasons Why You Must Put St. Kitts on Your Travel Bucket List!

Leave a Reply