Trip Planner:   Caribbean  /  St. Eustatius  /  Historic Sites  /  Fort de Windt

Fort de Windt, St. Eustatius

(4.5/5 based on 30 reviews on the web)
Visit Fort de Windt, one of the Caribbean's best-preserved forts, which served as a defensive structure from 1756 until it was abandoned in 1815. Take in picturesque views over the Caribbean Sea and St Kitts toward the southeast. As you stroll around the fort, find rusty cannons scattered about, as well as two cannons looking out over the water. Find a sundial and step back to the 18th century as you use it to tell the time. See Fort de Windt and all St. Eustatius has to offer by arranging your trip with our St. Eustatius trip generator.
Create a full St. Eustatius itinerary
map

Plan your trip to St. Eustatius

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • It was very enjoyable to take a walk through the old Dutch fort, The facilities are in good shape. Some amazing American history here as well. St. Eustatius was once the mercantile capital of the worl...  more »
  • Fort Davis is located at the end of the road on the edge of the island. You have beautiful view on St. Kitts. If you're proposing here how to apply three centuries there has gone the place comes to life. Read the documentation and let your imagination do the work!
    View original
  • There are several forts on the island. The one at the city is fort orange. Nice view, renovated cannons and the tourist office. There are a few plaques to proud to show that the island of Statia as first America accepted as country. Within a minute or 20 you have it all.
    View original