Brimstone Hill Fortress, St. Kitts

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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Brimstone Hill Fortress and many more Sandy Point Town attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Sandy Point Town trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • Neat historical site. We spend the day driving around the island and stopped in to check out the fort. Worth the drive up to see this super UNESCO World Heritage Site. Great views of the water and isl...  more »
  • As part of a shore excursion we visited the Fort and thus had a good day. The location is at the tip of the St. Kitts, elevation is good for nice view, great weather, event the jitney ride up and down...  more »
  • During an excursion we have come to this sight nothing short of fantastic, old English fortress, is located behind a hill from which you can admire a breathtaking view, and on the day I went with clear sky I could see remoteness Antigua and Montserrat.
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