Guide to Cruise Ports and Terminals
The cruise ship port in Barbados is located about one mile west of downtown Bridgetown. It has duty-free shops and a tourist information kiosk.
Cruise passengers can enjoy a lovely walk from the cruise terminal to town through a public park along a stone seawall.
Comprehensive information is available on the the Bridgetown Cruise Port.
Free shuttle service is not normally available.
The Georgetown bus terminal is located about two blocks from the Bridgetown Cruise Port, just behind Pelican Village. Buses run regularly to Holetown, Bathsheba and St. Laurence Gap. Exact fare is required. Tokens can be purchased in the bus terminal.
Taxi cabs wait for passengers just outside the cruise terminal. It is important to negotiate a rate before to jump in the cab.
Please access the Barbados Vacation Guide for comprehensive tourist information.
Local attractions include:
Orchid World is a popular tourist attraction on the island, as is the Mount Gay Rum Distillery.
Snorkeling and other water sports are the main activities on the island.
Due to its duty-free status, Barbados is a popular shopping destination for diamonds, emeralds and other precious stones.
View map of the Bridgetown Cruise Terminal.
The Barbados dollar (BBD) is the official currency on the island. The US dollar, traveller's checks and credit cards are, however, widely accepted.
Average monthly temperatures in Barbados are as follows:+
Internet Services are available at the Bridgetown Cruise Terminal but are not free.