Bridgetown (Barbados)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Caribbean - Bermuda

Website
http://www.barbadosport.com

Address
University Row Bridgetown St. Michael, BB11142 Barbadoss

  Port Map

Bridgetown cruise port serves the Barbados Island (Caribbean Sea). Barbados port authority is the company "Bridgetown Cruise Terminals Inc". Its largest shareholders (investors) are the Government of Barbados (through the state-wned company "Barbados Port Inc", with 30% of the shares) and the private companies "Goddard Enterprises Ltd (20%) and Cave Shepherd & Co Ltd (20%). The remaining 30% of the cruise terminal's shares are held by the general public (subscribed at the initial building stage of port's development).Bridgetown (Barbados) cruise port

Barbados is included in many Southern Caribbean cruise itineraries, also visiting Leeward Islands (Guadeloupe, St Martin, St Barts, Nevis, St Kitts), Greater Antilles, Windward Islands (Martinique, St Vincent, St Lucia, Dominica), Curacao, Bonaire, Aruba.

Bridgetown Barbados also serves as turnaround (departure) port for cruise ships in the fleets of Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Princess, P&O UK (fly-cruise deals from UK during the winter season).

Bridgetown (Barbados) cruise port map (printable)


Highlights: Windward Island, Bridgetown, Beaches

Bridgetown cruise terminal

Bridgetown Barbados cruise port terminal (aka "Deep Water Harbour") is operational since January 14, 1994. The port of Barbados has 4 deepwater quays with capacity to accommodate up to 6 cruise vessels at a time. The berths are numbered 2, 3, 4, and the "sugar berth", in addition to the port's breakwater. Rarely, when all berths are occupied, cruise ships dock at the Esso (cargo) terminal.Bridgetown (Barbados) cruise ship terminal

  • Bridgetown cruise ship terminal offers modern amenities and facilities, such as Health Center, Customs, Immigration, Animal Quarantine, Barbados Tourism Office (tourist info center), Post Office. Other terminal building facilities are cafes, 2 restaurants (open-air, with full-service bars), business (conference) facility, a hand-made pottery (Bajan craft) shop, 21 duty-free shops (all air-conditioned, tax-free prices are 30-50% cheaper than in the USA or UK / Europe), car rental offices, internet zone.
  • There is a special departure area for passengers with pre-booked shore excursions and tours in Barbados.
  • Bridgetown Cruise Terminal has a total area of 60,000 ft2 (5575 m2), of which approx 20,000 ft2 (1860 m2) is the shopping area. Outside the port's entrance is the Chattel Village (marketplace) with 16 outdoor shops. Also there is a bus stop / taxi rank.
  • The port is located approx 13 ml (21 km) from the Grantley Adams Airport. The shuttle bus service from the port to the city center is at additional cost (USD 1 pp). Taxi ride is about 5 min, and cost around USD 4 per cab. The walking distance from the port to the city is around 15 min (along the boardwalk).

Bridgetown tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

  • Barbados Garrison: World Heritage Site of UNESCO. It dates from 1780 when it was established to be the Imperial Forces’ military headquarter. Now it is a home to the Barbados Defence Force. You can tour George Washington House, St. Ann’s Fort, the Barbados National Armoury and the Savannah park.
  • Parliament Buildings: or the “Public Buildings”. They were constructed in the period 1870-1874 of coral limestone in neo-gothic style. They house the Barbados Parliament. The Senate and House of Assembly are housed in the east wing. The Parliament Museum and the National Gallery are housed in the west wing. There also is the clock tower.
  • National Heroes Square: formerly Trafalgar Square, it is located between the Parliament buildings and the Constitution River Inner Basin. There you will see three sculptures. The first is a a memorial to the Barbadians that were killed during the two World Wars. The Lord Horatio Nelson bronze statue marks the center of the city. The clamshell-shaped fountain is the third one.it is a memorial of the Bridgetown first piped water.
  • St. Michael’s Cathedral: located two blocks away from the National Heroes Square, direction East. It dates from 1789 and replaced the 1665 wooden building. The church is made of coral stone and got its cathedral status when Bishop William Harte Coleridge arrived in 1825.
  • Nidhe Israel Synagogue: UNESCO World Heritage Site. One of the oldest Western Hemisphere synagogues dates from 1654.
  • Queen’s Park: located beside St. Michael’s Row, east of downtown.
  • Barbados Museum: the St. Ann’s Garrison British military prison houses the museum. You will find great variety of exhibitions.
  • Beaches: visit the beautiful Gold Coats beaches. Great for watersports is Payne’s bay. The Brighton Beach, Brandon’s Beach and Paradise Beach are located in the Fresh Water Bay, next to Payne’s bay.

The Bridgetown cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Bridgetown, Barbados.

If you lose the Bridgetown location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.

Port Bridgetown cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Bridgetown, Barbados. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

  1. January, 2017
Day Ships in port
Sunday
1 January, 2017
TUI Discovery(departing at 20:00)
AIDAdiva(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 21:00)
Viking Star(arriving at 01 Jan - departing at 01 Jan)
Tuesday
3 January, 2017
SeaDream I(arriving at 03 Jan)
Regal Princess(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
Wednesday
4 January, 2017
Pullmantur Zenith(arriving at 04 Jan - departing at 04 Jan)
Carnival Fascination(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Thursday
5 January, 2017
Braemar(arriving at 05 Jan)
Friday
6 January, 2017
Sea Cloud II(departing at 06 Jan)
Azura(arriving at 06 Jan)
Braemar(arriving at 06 Jan - departing at 06 Jan)
Jewel Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Saturday
7 January, 2017
Azura(departing at 07 Jan)
Wind Star(arriving at 05:00)
Royal Clipper(arriving at 07 Jan)
Serenade Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Sunday
8 January, 2017
TUI Discovery(arriving at 07:00)
ms Rotterdam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Riviera(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 19:00)
Tuesday
10 January, 2017
MSC Poesia(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 20:00)
Norwegian Breakaway(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 16:00)
Costa Magica(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Wednesday
11 January, 2017
Pullmantur Zenith(arriving at 11 Jan - departing at 11 Jan)
Carnival Fascination(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Friday
13 January, 2017
Sea Cloud II(arriving at 13 Jan)
Saturday
14 January, 2017
Royal Clipper(arriving at 14 Jan)
Wind Star(arriving at 05:00)
Sunday
15 January, 2017
TUI Discovery(departing at 20:00)
AIDAdiva(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 21:00)
Royal Princess(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
Tuesday
17 January, 2017
Mein Schiff 5(departing at 17 Jan)
Thursday
19 January, 2017
Braemar(arriving at 19 Jan)
Pullmantur Zenith(arriving at 19 Jan - departing at 19 Jan)
Saturday
21 January, 2017
Azura(departing at 21 Jan)
Wind Star(arriving at 05:00)
TUI Discovery(arriving at 21 Jan)
Viking Star(arriving at 21 Jan - departing at 21 Jan)
Anthem of the Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
Sunday
22 January, 2017
TUI Discovery(departing at 20:00)
Tuesday
24 January, 2017
MSC Poesia(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 20:00)
Costa Magica(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Thursday
26 January, 2017
Pullmantur Zenith(arriving at 26 Jan - departing at 26 Jan)
Adventure Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Silver Wind(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 23:00)
Saturday
28 January, 2017
Royal Clipper(arriving at 28 Jan)
Wind Star(arriving at 05:00)
Serenade Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Sunday
29 January, 2017
TUI Discovery(departing at 20:00)
AIDAdiva(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 21:00)
Ventura(arriving at 29 Jan - departing at 29 Jan)
Tuesday
31 January, 2017
Mein Schiff 5(departing at 31 Jan)
Oriana(arriving at 31 Jan - departing at 31 Jan)
Monday
2 January, 2017
MS Serenissima(arriving at 02 Jan - departing at 02 Jan)
Mein Schiff 5(arriving at 07:00)
Adventure Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Albatros(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 18:00)
Monday
9 January, 2017
Anthem of the Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 16:00)
Adventure Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Celebrity Summit(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Thursday
12 January, 2017
Jewel Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
ms Nieuw Amsterdam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Monday
16 January, 2017
Mein Schiff 5(arriving at 07:00)
Celebrity Eclipse(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 22:00)
Wednesday
18 January, 2017
Carnival Fascination(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Friday
20 January, 2017
Azura(arriving at 20 Jan)
Braemar(arriving at 20 Jan - departing at 20 Jan)
Jewel Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Monday
23 January, 2017
ms Nieuw Amsterdam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Wednesday
25 January, 2017
Carnival Fascination(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Celebrity Equinox(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Friday
27 January, 2017
Britannia(arriving at 27 Jan)
Riviera(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 20:00)
Monday
30 January, 2017
Mein Schiff 5(arriving at 07:00)
Celebrity Eclipse(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 22:00)