Travel guide to The East Coast

- Choose city -

Facts

Top
Local name
Atlantic Coast

Travel preparation

Top

Best time to visit

The east coast of Barbados can be visited at all times of the year. It is sunny throughout the year, but it can be very hot, and therefore the most convenient time to visit the east coast is from December until May. During thesemonths, the temperature is lower and it is not as rainy as the rest of the year.

Local conditions

Top

Time zone

Barbados is 4 hours behind GMT.

Culture and entertainment

Different festivals are being celebrated all over the island. In March, the Holder's Season, which is a great cultural festival lasting for one month, takes place. The festival is the greatest cultural event of the year.

Accommodation / Hotel

Top
Accommodations on the east coast are fewer than on other parts of the island, though there are some hotels and guest houses in the area. Book your hotel in The East Coast here

Local transport

Top

Taxi

It is easy to hire a taxi in all cities on the east coast. They do not have taximeters, and therefore it is a good idea to agree on a price before the ride begins.

Special conditions

Top
The ocean by the east coast can be rather wild with much undercurrent. Therefore, you need to be an experienced swimmer to swim along the coast line.
Travelmarket England
The travel search engine Travelmarket.co.uk searches across more than 1,000 websites to find the best and cheapest travels for you.