Animal Flower Cave Private Shore Excursion Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be at least 4 feet tall

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Spanish (basic), Swedish (basic)

Natural Wonders of Barbados

Make your trip to Barbados a Memorial one by visiting the Animal Flower Cave.
There no better way to explore the beauty of Barbados, than experiencing the natural wonders of Barbados on the northern tip of the island, witnessing the most dramatic view on the island, here you find, one of our biggest attraction on the Island the animal flower cave, discovered in 1780 by two English explorers.
The cave stands at 6 feet high. There are coral steps which lead down through an opening in the roof into the cave the step were built in 1902. Inside the cave, you would sea anemones, which locals called animal flowers. The cave is surrounded by a spectacular view with rugged cliffs, and yes you can swim in the cave. .
*Note: It's slippery in the cave, please wear good threaded footwear


Pick up from Hotel at 9:00 am
Animal Flower Cave: 9:30-10:00

Barbados has 11 parishes, your tour will be in the parish of St. Lucy at the north of the Island. (The only parish that is named after a female) The cave is surrounded by a spectacular view with rugged cliffs, and yes you can swim in the cave…, chances are you might get to see the hunk back whales, which comes to the island in the months of November or December and can be seen up until April, frolicking in the water with their baby whales.
After exploring and swimming in the cave, you get to enjoy the local cuisine, which can be the catch of the day, or curry chicken etc, all the while enjoying a fantastic view of waves crashing on the shoreline, picturesque bays, rural, undeveloped, windswept landscape unfolds into thrilling cliff top locations with unparalleled panoramic views of the sea, as you have lunch. After lunch stroll around the shoreline and take pictures of the magnificent Atlantic ocean crashing on the cliffs.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your Hotel or the Bridgetown Port.

End location: Your tour will end back to the Bridgetown Port or Hotel.

Duration: 5 hours

Due to weather and traffic or any unforeseen construction project on the island, this might affect the duration of the tour.


Customer will get around in an air condition Taxi.

What’s Included

Other: Included in the Tour:

Friendly Guide
Entrance Fee

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 USD - ($BDS 50 aprox)
For souvenirs at the souvenir shop at the Animal Flower Cave

What’s Extra

Other: I can customize a tour for large or small groups. If you are a solo traveler or have more than 4 in your party, click 'ask a question' and I will send you a quote.


I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

Private tour guide Karen

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