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 fort is easily accessible on foot. The view from here is wonderful. The masonry is completely preserved and it is beautiful whether you are looking up at it from the lower road, or are standing i...  more »
  • Other than the great view on St Kitts there's a couple of restored canons and a restored defensive wall at this site  more »
  • You can't go to Statistics without visiting the fort. It is well groomed& preserved. It stood up to 2017s devastating hurricanes pretty considering the impact of them on the rest of the island...a tes...  more »
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  • Awesome! Really nice place to relax and enjoy nature!
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