Barbados, Barbados Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

One of the larger and more populated islands in the southern Caribbean, Barbados has an excellent range of sights and styles for travelers of any budget. As a former British colony and English as its primary language, Barbados remains very popular with British tourists in particular, with in-season charter flights available from even some smaller airports in England and Scotland.

Why Visit Barbados

Barbados Facts

Population 290,000
Area 290,000
Timezone UTC-4
Currency Barbadian Dollar
Airports Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI)

Things To Do In Barbados

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN Barbados

Local BreakfastCoffee is served at many cafes but you also have the choice of different fresh juices to choose from. $3.50 - $8.00
Local LunchFlying fish is a great lunch item served lightly breaded and topped with a yellow sauce. To make it even better, many restaurants serve it at a great price.$5.00 - $9.00
Local DinnerIf you love beef, you'll be hard pressed to find any on the island. However you'll easily find chicken, pork and fish.$11.00 - $17.00
BeerThe legal drinking age is 16 so don't be surprised if you find yourself drinking a beer next to a teenager. $2.50 - $5.50
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BEST TOURS in Barbados

WHEN TO VISIT Barbados

TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL

Month High F Low F Precipitations(INCH)
January84741.1
February84730.8
March85740.7
April86761.0
May87771.8
June87771.9
July87772.6
August87772.6
September87772.9
October86763.2
November86763.5
December84751.8

Barbados WEATHER ADVICE

SUNRISE AND SUNSET

21 Mar6:02am6:09pm
21 Jun5:33am6:27pm
21 Sep5:48am5:55pm
21 Dec6:16am5:37pm

Where to stay in Barbados

Barbados Hotel Seasons

Barbados Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar-
starstarstarstarstar42.00 - 151.00
starstarstarstarstar81.00 - 167.00
starstarstarstarstar95.00 - 320.00
starstarstarstarstar470.00 - 470.00
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Barbados Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed-

Getting to Barbados

GETTING AROUND Barbados

WHERE TO GO BEFORE AND AFTER