Bellairs Research Institute
Folkstone (Holetown)

Is a teaching and research facility operated by montreal's mcgill university (] focusing on marine biology and environmental studies.

Aerial Trek zipline
Jackā€“In-The-Box Gully, St. Thomas, Barbados

If you love adventure you might enjoy ziplining over a tropical forest & gully. It's a pretty small course with just 8 platforms. Friendly guides put safety first.

Barbados Community College


World class water sports including surfing at the Soup Bowl on the east coast and various breaks along the west when the swell is up. The south coast has great surf and a spot on the world windsurfing tour at Silver Sands.

Travel inland to various plantation houses which put on meals and exhibitions. Visit the animal flower cave or Barbados wildlife reserve.

Barbados has amazing conditions for Kitesurfing. The wind blows most of the year but the best months are January to July. Main kite beach is at the south part of the island at Silver Rock.

A catamaran cruise with opportunities to snorkel with sea turtles and snorkel above shipwrecks. The tours usually include transportation to and from the harbour as well as all drinks alcohol included and a buffet lunch. Turtle-snorkelling-only cruises are offered as well.

Scuba diving

There are also many diving tour operators for every level of experience to explore coral reefs as well as sunken ships. the waters around barbados are some of the most transparent in the caribbean.

Swimming with sea turtles

Several catamarans offer sailing tours that include stops to swim and snorkel with sea turtles. Lots of fun and a somewhat unique experience. Note there are no swimming with dolphins options off Barbados.


There are several world class courses.


Barbados has several cricket teams, including some playing at international level. a match is the opportunity for the bajans to gather around the tv and support their team.

Barbados Hospitality Institute

Operates the the hotel pommarine

The University of the West Indies - Cave Hill Campus