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Barbuda Express - Day Tour
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked tour 2 (Princess Diana Beach, & Pink Sand Beach) I spoke to Fred via email amount dates and times, she was very easy to communicate with and responded promptly. We got a taxi from Sandals Grande Antigua which took about 15-20 mins and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we did a day trip from our resort in antigua it was a little over an hour to get to the first beach ride was not bad they provided drinks the first beach was absolutely beautiful turquoise water that i had never seen before then...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank karri2013
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We went on the ferry on a day that the waters were more choppy than usual. It was an awful 90 minute ride, but there’s nothing you can do about the crazy Atlantic waters. John our tour guide was absolutely amazing. We got the small...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank amanda42
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We went from the beach at our hotel to Barbuda for the day, sea very hoppy and swells up to 5 meters, it was wild and we loved it...we would like to have had longer, go in mating season (aug/sept) if you want to see...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great trip to Barbuda on the Barbuda express. Very friendly staff, great vibes. A bit of a bumpy ride as the ocean was wavy but still nice. In Barbuda there are donkeys on the street, they are everywhere and they are super cute.

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank GigiJulietta
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We had it calm sea going over great to visit the nesting friggit birds and collecting the pink sand from Princess Diana's beach The return trip was choppy beware of feeding the fish.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Dashesdot
Reviewed 17 May 2017

As a day trip from Antigua, you should definitely do this, even if it is a bit pricey, $159 USD. I would advise pre-booking rather than just turning up on they day. Check-in is 7.45 - 8.30am and this is done, along with payment, on...More

Date of experience: May 2017
4  Thank Bermuda1Cheltenham
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is a must for those visiting Antigau, delightful unforgettable experience, such a lovely island and plenty of "birdies" to keep Robert d nero" happy for ever!

Date of experience: December 2016
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We booked this through out hotel, the ferry takes 90min and we did the tour to the bird sanctuary, the caves, Martello Tower and the pink sand beach, A wonderful way to see the island and look out for the new posh hotel owned by...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Smiffles
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The barbuda express boat is very bumpy. It goes from st johns harbour at 9am. Check in time is 8.30am. If u have sea sickness then fly dont use the boat as u will be ill and it is 1.5 hours long each way. However...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Laura G
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14 June 2017|
Response from Laura G | Reviewed this property |
no u have to take your own and get yourself to where it leaves which is in st johns
Aliyyah m
13 February 2017|
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Response from Dinker | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just saw this now. parking is on city street. Can only book ahead because they have selected days they go.
ray m
23 September 2016|
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Response from Adriana D | Reviewed this property |
You can take a taxi from the hotel to the dock, it's about a 20 minute ride.