Brimstone Hill Fortress, St. Kitts

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Take a long hike up to Brimstone Hill Fortress for impressive vistas and a slice of colonial history. Made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999, the fortress has been restored to high standards, despite lying in ruin for over 100 years. Once at the top, you’ll observe beautiful panoramas of mountains, oceans, and sprawling countryside, so don't forget your camera. Admire the original cannons that defended this outpost, and absorb the information displayed on the many plaques. You can grab snacks and refreshments from nearby stalls, and browse through plenty of souvenirs from the gift shop. Put Brimstone Hill Fortress into our Sandy Point Town holiday planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Sandy Point Town.
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  • Built by the British over a 100 year period in the 18th and 19th centuries, the Brimstone Fort has been nicely restored and represents one of the finest examples of its kind in the Western Hemisphere....  more »
  • This us well worth the visit , the site us quite extensive and offers superb views over the coast ant tonthe mountains behind. The site us well laid out and there are pldnty of information board's, we...  more »
  • While we knew this was a favorite of TripAdvisors, we we not expecting such a substantial firtress in such good condition. We bought the tour as part of a round island tour (cheaper, regulated prices)...  more »