We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Barbados
Post
Inbox
Search
Reserve Now & Pay Later

St.Nicholas Abbey Heritage Railway

Save
Share
Select Date and Travellers
From
US$31.00
Date
2 travellers
Options
Select tour language
Overview
Itinerary
+
You'll start at
St. Nicholas Abbey
BarbadosFollow The Road Signage for St. Nicholas Abbey
See address & details
  • 1
    St. Nicholas Abbey
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
    Narrated Train Journey that includes views of the Great House, Plantation Fields, Mahogany Woodlands, Lush Hidden Valley, Cliff Cutting into Limestone Quarry culminating at the Iconic Panoramic View From Cherry Tree Hill where passengers can participate in turning the Locomotive and Explore a local vendors Market while relaxing taking in the spectacular view of the wild Atlantic view of the Eastern side of the island.
    Read more
You'll return to the starting point
Important Information
Departure Point
St. Nicholas Abbey, Barbados
Duration
45m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All Fees and Taxes
Exclusions
  • Entry/Admission - St. Nicholas Abbey
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 96 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
29Reviews2Q&A
Traveller rating
  • 20
  • 5
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
When in Barbados, make sure you don’t miss out on this brilliant tourist attraction, We combined a visit to Nicholas Abbey with the railway ride, Such good value, We had a very good tour guide I. The House, learnt so much and saw the distillery, tasting the world famous
Read more
We took the combined Railway / Great House tour and we thought the railway trip was very interesting. The engine driver gave a history of the railway on the island which was very entertaining. The Great House guided tour was quite interesting although restricted to downstairs
Read more
A great trip on the restored heritage line up to Cherry Tree Hill station for a great view of the island’s east coast, plus a few market traders before the return to St Nicholas Abbey. Combine a visit to the railway, the house and distillery.
Read more
Well worth visiting the Abbey & taking a trip on the new steam railway - what a great combination Jacobean plantation house plus rum tasting plus a heritage steam railway! We'd previously done a tour of the Abbey on an earlier holiday so we opted for the railway trip only but
Read more
Response from Seaside767516, Owner at St.Nicholas Abbey Heritage Railway
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Paul, Thanks for coming back to visit with us and we are pleased you enjoyed your day with us and the new Heritage Steam Train. The train does also allow visitors a chance to view parts of the Plantation which were previously inaccessible. And yes, plans are afoot to expand the track in a few years. As you will appreciate, there hasn’t been a Railway in Barbados for more than 85 years, so the feat was quite massive!!! We look forward to seeing you back again to visit sometime.
Read more
This is a lovely place to visit for a fun day out with family. Loved the train ride and tour of the Abbey.
Read more
Response from Seaside767516, Owner at St.Nicholas Abbey Heritage Railway
Responded 3 weeks ago
So happy you visited with us and rode the Heritage Steam Train. Thanks for coming and we hope you enjoyed your stay in Barbados. Come back and visit sometime soon again.
Read more
Previous
Key Details
  • Duration: 45m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+1 855 275 5071