Scenic St. Kitts & Romney Manor (Wheelchair Accessible)

2.5 hours | St. Kitts | S K B - 1 2 1
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Max. height: 50 inches | Max. weight: 360 lbs. (See special notes)
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Points of Interest

  • Romney Manor
  • Caribelle Batik
  • Plantations & Great Houses
Wheelchair Accessible, Easy activity

Description

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

WHAT YOU VISIT
- Basseterre Scenic Drive
This charming capital of the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis is one of the oldest towns in the Eastern Caribbean. Founded in 1627 by the French, it served as the capital of the French colony of St. Christophe, eventually growing into a vibrant merchant port. Today, its colonial past is evident in the city's many restored Victorian and Georgian gingerbread buildings.

- Caribelle Batik
A visit inside the studios offers a look at how Caribelle's signature fabrics are created. Watch artisans hand-print fabrics by the 2,500-year-old Indonesian wax-and-dye process known as batik.

- Romney Manor
See the ruins, petroglyphs, botanical gardens and rainforest of this former sugar plantation once owned by San Jefferson II, an ancestor of U.S. President Thomas Jefferson.

PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
Explore the grounds of Romney Manor and marvel at the leafy, one-half-acre-wide canopy of a 350-year-old satan tree.

SHOPPING
Following your tour of Caribelle Batik, be sure to stop in the gift shop and purchase a lovely batik garment as a memento of your trip.

WHAT YOU SEE ALONG THE WAY
As you drive through town, your driver will point out landmarks like Basseterre's Independence Square, St. George's Anglican Church, the Berkeley Memorial, and the Queen Victoria Statue Roundabout.

Special Notes:

The content of this tour is identical to SKB-120. Only guests using a wheelchair can book this tour, as it ensures accessible transportation. Due to the specialized nature of some lift-equipped vehicles, priority is given to guests using a wheelchair and one companion only; additional companions may be required to travel on the transportation provided for tour SKB-120. Bookings not marked with an accessibility requirement will be removed from the tour's inventory.

The vehicle can accommodate 2 wheelchairs, and up to 14 persons with regular or limited mobility. Additional collapsible wheelchairs/walkers can be folded and stored.

Family or friends traveling with a guest using a wheelchair should book this tour SKB-120.

As this tour only accommodates 2 non-collapsible wheelchairs, it is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Participants must be able to negotiate 2 to 3 steps up into the transportation. Maximum height to participate is 50" or 127 cm and maximum weight to participate is 189 kg or 360 lbs.

Child Price:

12 & under reduced

Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Depart from ship on a scenic drive and visit to Romney Manor

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Mini Bus
Transport Capacity:
14
Travel time:
01:10
Time at site:
00:55
Free time at site:
40
Inside visit:
Yes
Wheelchair accessible:
Yes
Restroom available:
Yes
Shopping available:
Yes

Re-board your mini-bus and return to your ship

Transport type:
Air Conditioned Mini Bus
Transport Capacity:
14
Travel time:
00:25