Awesome Adventure | Top 10 Adventures in St. Kitts and Nevis

By Shivana Maharaj
August 4, 2014

 


1

 

Ride an old sugar cane train around the island

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The St. Kitts Scenic Railway

A view of the railway tracks of the St. Kitts Scenic Railway.

 


2

 

CYOB (choose your own beach): Pinneys, Nisbet, Oualie, Lover’s or Cades Bay

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Nevis Beach

Take in the clear waters and unspoilt beauty of Nevis’ beaches.

 


3

 

Taste the islands’ signature cocktail – Ting with a Sting

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Ting with a Sting and Conch Chowder

Enjoy an island specialty ‘ting with a sting’ cocktail and conch chowder at Reggae Beach (pictured here). But great versions are found throughout the sister island federation.

 


4

 

Rev up your adrenaline on an ATV tour.  Look out for vervet monkeys, roaming goats and wild donkeys

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Funky Monkey Tours

Funky Monkey Tours in Nevis at an old sugar mill and along a beach pathway.

 


5

 

See where history was made at Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park, Romney Manor and Wingfield Estate

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Brimstone Hill

UNESCO World Heritage site Brimstone Hill with canons and archways is known as the Gibraltar of the Caribbean.

 


6

 

Soak away your jet lag in a natural volcanic hot spring bath (and you just may be the only one there)

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Nevis hot springs

Nevis bath hot springs amidst the grounds of an historical former hotel.

 


7

 

Live to tell the tale. Hike to the 3,792 foot (1,156 m) summit of Mount Liamuiga

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Mount Liamuiga St. Kitts

Hike to the summit of Mount Liamuiga, St. Kitts’ stratovolcano.

 


8

 

Watch the sun set on St. Kitts from the Mount Nevis Hotel

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Sunset at the Mount Nevis Hotel

Sunset views at the Mount Nevis Hotel features silhouettes of the southern tip of St. Kitts.

 


9

 

Get a bird’s eye view of the spectacular landscape of the island

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Temsco Helicopters St. Kitts

A view of St. Kitts from aboard Temsco Helicopters.

 


10

 

Make a splash at Cockleshell Beach with a variety of water sports

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Cockleshell Beach

Indulge in a variety of water sports at Cockleshell Beach including paddleboarding, snorkeling, water jet pack, swimming or just relaxing on the sand.

 

Read more about St. Kitts and Nevis in the City Style and Living Summer 2014 issue.