Fort de Windt, St. Eustatius

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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. Add Fort de Windt to your St. Eustatius travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our St. Eustatius travel route planner.
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  • This isn't an activity that will take too long to see. It lies a the southernmost end of whitewall road. Offers amazing views of St Kitts and Nevis  more »
  • I visited early in the morning before diving. The fort was open and I explored at leisure. I thought it was very well-preserved, with some interesting architectural details. There were few interpretat...  more »
  • You can see Saint Kits from this location. It is a great place to take pictures. Also, allows you to see all the wealthy houses on the road.  more »

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