5 days in Barbados & Niue Itinerary

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Bridgetown, Barbados
— 1 night
Fly to Niue International Airport, Drive to Hikutavake
Hikutavake, Niue
— 1 night
Drive to Niue International Airport, Fly to Bridgetown


Bridgetown, Barbados — 1 night

Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of Barbados. On the 15th (Sun), explore and take pictures at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hunte's Gardens, then Head underground at Harrison's Cave., and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Carlisle Bay and then enjoy breathtaking views from Gun Hill Signal Station.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bridgetown day trip planning site.

If you are flying in from Barbados, the closest major aiport is Grantley Adams International Airport. In January, daytime highs in Bridgetown are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hikutavake.
Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches
Side Trips
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Hikutavake, Niue — 1 night

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Hikutavake tour itinerary builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bridgetown to Hikutavake. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Bridgetown to Hikutavake. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in January, and nighttime lows around 30°C. You'll set off for home on the 18th (Wed).
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Barbados travel guide

Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Gardens
Little England
Plan a vacation on the small Caribbean island of Barbados and experience its rich history and vibrant culture. Affectionately called "Little England," the island retains a noticeable British influence in its lively culture, visible especially in sport, religion, and the charming British style buildings with a Caribbean flair. On a tour of Barbados you can lounge on sandy beaches, participate in world-class surfing, roam the World Heritage-listed capital, or explore the lush island interior. When on the island, don't forget to sample its world-famous rum and the signature local dish, the flying fish.

Niue travel guide

Nature & Parks · Scuba & Snorkeling · Historic Walking Areas
One of the world's tiniest independent nations, Niue packs plenty of appeal for bold explorers. A trip to Niue reveals rugged terrain--you'll need a good pair of hiking boots to climb and walk to some of the island's top attractions. Guided tours abound, but you can always rent a motorcycle of bicycle and set off on your own. If you're into active vacations, consider making your holiday in Niue all about caving, snorkeling, fishing, hiking, or kayaking.