Adventure seekers will find a host of exciting activities to satisfy their quest for a holiday thrill in Barbados. You can scuba dive in Barbados’ pristine barrier reef just offshore browsing the coral formations and abundant sea life or charter a catamaran for an afternoon sail and a swim with sea turtles. Plan an exhilarating horseback ride through the scenic countryside, or challenge your family to a go cart race at Bushy Park Go Kart Racing. Elegant Hotels offers guests complimentary motorised and non-motorised water sports at select properties, offering the opportunity for ocean adventure mere steps from your guest room.
Take in the scenic countryside views on a hillside trail or take a ride along the beach with guided horseback tours. Coordinated group rides take you through winding scenic trails or along stunning stretches of beachfront with experienced guides from local riding centers leading the way. Truly unforgettable holiday memories are certain with unique equestrian island adventures.
Buckle up for fast-paced racing thrills at Bushy Park Go Kart Racing. You can challenge your entire family to race around the karting track at this premiere facility that has been hosting racing since the 1970s. A recent refurbishment has positioned this speed racing venue as a popular attraction for spectators and adventurers looking to fuel their need for speed.
Exploring the underwater beauty of the reefs and wrecks surrounding Barbados gives divers a unique perspective of life in and around the island. The island has a vibrant barrier reef just offshore and nearly 200 wrecks giving divers unique opportunities for underwater exploration. Interesting local marine life includes sea turtles, sea horses, grouper, sting rays, parrotfish, moray eels, nurse sharks and more.
Ocean adventurers delight with the opportunities to swim with sea turtles in Barbados. Catamaran cruises glide over to favorite sea turtle spots and anchor for lunch and a once-in-a-lifetime experience. You can float face to beak with a hawksbill or leatherback sea turtle or simply follow along as one makes its way toward a tasty snack.