Harrison's Cave

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Naturally made caves have a certain air of mystery, and are certainly fascinating. Harrison's Cave is one such attraction.

A crystallized limestone cavern equipped with a river and even a waterfall makes up the beauty of Harrison's Cave.

Harrison's Cave Signature Tram Tour

The Tram Tour into Harrison's Cave takes you through the caves taverns and past beautiful clear streams and waterfalls aboard the tram. The tour lasts approximately one hour and is available all day between the hours of 8:45 a.m. and 3:45 p.m.

Harrison's Cave Walk-In Cave Tour

Guests who would rather explore the cave on foot can opt for the Walk-In Cave Tour. The tour lasts for about 90 minutes and is only available on Saturday afternoons.

Harrison's Cave Bat Program

Children who want to learn more about the caves and some of the creatures that inhabit them will love the Bat Program. The program is a 45 minute look into the life of the bat, and is only available upon request and in advance.

Harrison's Cave Eco-Adventure Tour

This tour, for the adventurous traveler, is available daily and lasts for four solid hours.

Location

Harrison's Cave can be found in Welchman Hall, a village on St. Thomas Parish; it is 3.8 miles to the west-southwest of Bathsheba.

Nearby Restaurants

If you've worked up an appetite exploring the cave, you're in luck, as you'll discover numerous choices of food and drink providers within traveling distance. Paulo's Churrasco Do Brasil, which serves Brazilian food, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Also within a short distance, you and your party will have options including Naniki Restaurant and Pizza Man Doc Warrens where you might try a bite of Italian food and experience the culture of Barbados.

Nearby Attractions

Other kinds of local activities include Welchman Hall Gully, which is a half mile away Welchman Hall. You might want to also consider heading over to Flower Forest, which is another nearby attraction.

Caves are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near Harrison's Cave
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Welchman Hall Gully -- 0.4 mi. (6.2 km) W Welchman Hall
Flower Forest -- 0.7 mi. (5.0 km) NE 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Aerial Trek Adventure Other Attraction -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
Hunte's Garden -- 1.7 mi. (3.5 km) ENE 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Fisherpond Great House Historic Site 1.7 mi. (5.9 km) SE 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Orchid World -- 2.4 mi. (6.4 km) SE 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Cotton Tower Signal Historic Site 2.6 mi. (2.2 km) ENE 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 2.8 mi. (2.4 km) W 1.5 mi. East of Holetown

More Information

Hours

The last tour of the cave takes place at 4:30pm.

Harrison's Cave is closed on Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Kadooment Day, and Christmas Day.

Cost

The Signature Tram Tour into Harrison's Cave is $30.30(USD) for adults and $15.50(USD) for children and the Walk-In Cave Tour costs $20.20(USD) for adults and $10.10(USD) for children. There is also a Bat Program for children that will cost $7.57(USD) and an Eco-Adventure Tour for adults which costs $101.01(USD).

Location: Welchman Hall, Barbados

Phone

(246) 417-3700

FAX: (246) 417-3709

Website

http://www.harrisonscave.com

Email

info@harrisonscave.com

 

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