Exploring The Sorrento Peninsula
Combine leisurely walks on the Sorrento Peninsula and in the Lattari Mountains and enjoy visits to the myriad of local world class sites.
You will be hard pushed to find more exotic or luxurious walking than in Barbados, as this jewel of the Caribbean has a warm climate all year round, making it a great escape from winter in the Northern Hemisphere. Savour a rum punch after an excellent day’s walking as the sun goes down over the Atlantic, and enjoy the white palm fringed beaches, botanical gardens, friendly locals and unspoilt interiors which make Barbados the perfect destination to get away from it all.
When setting off on walking holidays to Barbados, you can expect to encounter the warm hospitality of the Bajan people, as well as winding walking trails throughout the island. Avid ramblers can then discover rural villages, old plantation houses and encounter plenty of immersive wildlife species along the way.
Learn all about Barbados’ fascinating history as you hike up to heritage sites, while gazing upon sugar mills, as well as forts and garrisons, all before enjoying relaxing Calypso music and slowly making your way back to your beachfront hotel.
One of the best ways to see breathtaking Barbados is by foot, where you can experience the spectacular coastal trails and the extensive gardens and fauna, as you meander around the historical and heritage sites scattered across this island.
Ramblers Walking Holidays plan and create exciting trekking itineraries, taking you to see the real highlights of Barbados, using local knowledge and years of experience travelling across the Caribbean. Plus, walking getaways offer a great way to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of a destination, and you can create lasting memories when on a rum tasting tour, or visiting one of the oldest plantation house on the island - St Nicholas Abbey. All you need to do is enjoy strolling and hiking around this heavenly paradise, while we take care of your hotel bookings and arrange your trail itinerary for you. That way, you can relax and take in all Barbados has to offer.
Relaxed walking, cultural heritage and rum punches – all from a beach side hotel in colourful Barbados.
Easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks, normally taking up the whole day.
Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing.
You are unlikely to walk more than 6 miles and the cumulative ascents and descents will be gradual and range from minimal to 300m.
(15, 16, 17 nights)
Cruise & Walk
Cruise the Spanish Main of pirate legend. Discover rainforests, tropical wildlife, colonial cities, blue skies, sandy beaches and salsa.
Full and half day walks at a moderate pace over hilly terrain.
Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing as well.
Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m.
(15, 16, 17 nights)